Lady Hawks win first 18th District Soccer championship

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The LaRue County Lady Hawks won their first 18th District Soccer championship by beating Marion County 2-1 in a thrilling shootout Thursday night.

For the second straight year, LaRue County (15-2-2) advances to the 5th Region Tournament.

Senior defender Peyton Gardner made the final penalty kick to give LaRue County the win over the Lady Knights.

Freshman attacker Gillian Nunn scored in regulation off an assist from junior midfielder Rachel Wolf.

Senior attacker Shelbi Brooks, senior midfielder Sydney Price and Wolf also scored in the shootout, which LaRue County won 4-3.