Photos: Bellarmine scores golden goal in OT to beat Kennedy Catholic, advance to girls soccer state playoffs

Abby Ogard scored a golden goal off an indirect free kick in overtime to lift the Bellarmine Prep girls soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Kennedy Catholic in a loser-out district playoff game Thursday night at Federal Way Memorial Field.

With the win Bellarmine (9-6-2) clinched a berth in the WIAA 4A girls soccer state playoffs, which start next week. The Lions will play Enumclaw on Saturday in a district matchup to determine state playoff seeding.

For Kennedy Catholic (14-1-3) it’s a heartbreaking end to a terrific season.

Ashley Nguyen gave Kennedy Catholic a 1-0 lead in the first half with a goal in the 35th minute. Bellarmine tied it early in the second half on a goal by Grace Edvalds in the 44th minute.

Here are photos from the match:

(All photos by Vince Miller, @vmillerphoto)

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