The Manchester girls soccer team fell in their season opener 1-0 to Columbia City Monday.
The Lady Squires battled and fought but could not put the ball in the net. Kiera Stacy had 13 saves on the night, only allowing 1 goal. Jirni Cripe, Haley Clifford, Ranissa Shambarger, Isa Dockter, and Lainey Shock played great defense preventing numerous scoring opportunities for the Lady Eagles. Carsyn Howard, Bailey Mooney, Emma Garriott, and Jirni Cripe all had shots on goal but couldn’t get past the Columbia City keeper.