Hardin leads East Bladen past St. Pauls, 4-0

ST PAULS — Ashley Hardin had a hand — or foot — in on all four of East Bladen’s goal Thursday, as the Lady Eagles beat went on the road and beat St. Pauls 4-0 for a Three Rivers Conference win.

The victory improved East Bladen to 10-0 overall and 8-0 in the conference.

Hardin booted home a pair of goals for the Lady Eagles, and also had two assists in the match. Katie Evans and Kenia Medina each scored a goal, while Patience Ward and Hannah Devane each contributed an assist.

On the defensive end, Hardin also led East Bladen with 15 steals, while Evans was right behind with 14 and Ward had 13. Sara Gargala and Medina each had 12 steals for the Lady Eagles, while Izzy Smith and Cybil Campbell each had 10.

As a team, East Bladen had 126 steals, as well as a 6-2 advantage in corner kicks. The Lady eagles also outshot St. Pauls by a 30-1 margin.

East Bladen will be back on the road Tuesday when it travels to South Columbus for a 5 p.m. conference match.