Girls Varsity Soccer
To start off the new year, Aptos took on Watsonville in their final game before league starting this upcoming Tuesday. The Mariners came out strong with senior captain Aubree Westjohn receiving the ball up the field by sophomore Rowan Bowyer and getting around defenders to create a goal within the first 3 minutes. Soon after in the 17th minute, sophomore Malia Kessler received the ball from Westjohn to give Aptos their second goal of the game. The half ended with Aptos up 2-1. The next goal to occur was in the 18th minute of the second half. Aptos was awarded a free kick and senior captain Brynn Mitchell, gave a spot-on ball to Bowyer in the box who used her head to finish. From there, Aptos had 2 more goals from Westjohn, with Mitchell assisting one.