Ironwood wins regional title in battle of powerhouses
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Mountain View's Delaney Miller and Ironwood Ridge's Lauren Debeliso fight for possession early in the first half.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Nighthawk sophomore Katie Cocchi, right, and Lion freshman Laura Pimenta struggle for possession mid-field Friday night.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge and Mountain View high school girls' soccer players converge on the ball early into the second half of their regional title game Friday night. The match went through double-overtime and into penalty kicks, where the Nighthawks picked up a 3-2 win.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Nighthawk Camie Barbera, right, and Lion Grace Suciu attempt to gain control of the ball during the first half Friday night.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge High School goalkeeper Brooke Seavitt is lifted up by teammates after the team defeated Mountain View High School during an overtime penalty-kick decision.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge High School sophomore Michelle Busse steals the ball from Mountain View High School freshman Justene Kesterson.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge High School's goalkeeper Brooke Seavitt dives for a ball during the penalty-kick phase of Friday night's match with Mountain View.