Girls Soccer: Peterson's Overtime Blast Gives West Win

By Scott Saville, TV9 Sports

Iowa City West's Suzanne Moore (center) cheers as she celebrates with the other Women of Troy after they beat Iowa City High during the second overtime of their girls high school soccer game at the University of Iowa's Soccer Complex on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Iowa City, Iowa. West won on a second overtime goal by Alli Peterson, 2-1. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette-KCRG)


By Grant Burkhardt

IOWA CITY, Iowa - With just a few minutes left in the second overtime period, West's Alli Peterson unleashed a blast from just outside the penalty area, which beat City High's defense and goalkeeper and found the back of the net.

Her 'Golden Goal' was the winner, as the Women of Troy beat City High 2-1 on Tuesday night.

TV9's Scott Saville caught up with the midfielder after the game.

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