Bears Beat Pasadena; Bulldogs Edged by Hoover

(Photos by Sebastian Moore / Burbank Leader) - Burbank High School sophomore Maneh Nersesyan scored a goal in the 66th minute during a Pacific League game against Hoover High of Glendale last week.

First published in the Dec. 31 print issue of the Burbank Leader.

The Burroughs High School varsity girls’ soccer team defeated visiting Pasadena, 5-2, in a Pacific League game last Thursday, as sophomore Quiana Laughlin posted a hat trick with an assist.
Junior Nadia Aguilar recorded one goal and an assist, senior captain Julia Narmore tallied a pair of two assists and junior Graciela Gomez scored once.
The Bears (8-3 overall, 4-0 in league) will resume league action at Crescenta Valley High in La Crescenta on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 3:15 p.m.

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Burroughs High School junior Nadia Aguilar recorded one goal and an assist to help the Bears win a Pacific League game against Pasadena last week.

The Bulldogs lost a Pacific League game against visiting Hoover High of Glendale, 2-1, last Thursday.
Burbank was down a pair of goals in the second half until sophomore Maneh Nersesyan scored from the 35-yard mark in the 66th minute to cut the deficit in half, 2-1. The Bulldogs also received contributions from freshman goalie Sidney Evans-Armendariz.
“Our goalkeeper had a terrific match and I’m sure it was fun for the neutral spectator to watch,” Burbank head coach Alan Simon said. “Savannah [Brown] and Natalie [Gonzalez] did well and I can see improvement on the pitch.”
The Bulldogs (2-5 overall, 1-3 in league) will resume league action at Pasadena on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 3:30 p.m.