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‘Horns stay unbeaten in Western Slope play

VAIL ” Shannon Hutton scored a pair of first-half goals in less than two minutes to propel the Basalt girls soccer team to a 4-1 Class 3A Western Slope League victory over Vail Mountain Thursday.

Hutton gave the Longhorns a 1-0 lead in the 11th minute and added her second goal in the 12th minute for all the offense Basalt would need to secure the victory.

Ukare Sano finished off an Ashley Eaton corner kick to give Basalt a 3-0 advantage at halftime. Maddi Hoffman, who assisted on Hutton’s second goal, wrapped up the Basalt scoring with a tally late in the game.

Autumn Caughern and Darbi Scherer shared time in goal for the Longhorns, with Caughern giving up one goal in 55 minutes and Scherer playing a perfect 25 minutes.

Basalt improves to 4-0 in league play (4-1 overall), while Vail Mountain drops to 2-3 (2-3). Basalt’s scheduled game against Roaring Fork Saturday was canceled due to snow.

GYPSUM ” Cathy Reyes scored two goals for Eagle Valley as the Devils downed Colorado Rocky Mountain School 4-1 in a Class 3A Western Slope League girls soccer game here Thursday.

Eagle Valley led 1-0 after the first half and put the game away with three second-half tallies.

Hanna Farrar notched the only goal for CRMS.

Eagle Valley improved to 3-2 in league play (4-2-1 overall). CRMS moves to 0-4.

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