The Marquette Lady Explorers shot past the Alton Lady Redbirds on PK’s Wednesday at the Alton Invitational girls soccer tournament.  The Explorers and Redbirds played to a 2-2 tie after regulation and two overtime periods.  Marquette edged Alton in penalty kicks, 3-2 to win the match.    

(regulation goals)

Marquette:  Adrianna Schnider & Caroline Hoefert

Alton:  Jenny Huber & Addison Cartwright


The Explorers Kelsie Fischer won it for Marquette with her PK in the 6th round of penalty kicks.


Alton:  7-6-1

Marquette:  6-3-1


today @ 5 pm at permitting:


Marquette vs. Orchard Farm

Belleville East vs. Mascoutah


Wednesday’s scoreboard:

Marquette       2         (Marquette wins on penalty kicks, 3-2)

Alton                2


Belleville East      3

Waterloo              0