WHITESBURG—Karli Parker scored six goals as the South Laurel Lady Cardinals opened 16th Region play with an easy 8-0 win over the Belfry Lady Pirates.
The region tournament is being held at Letcher County Central High School.
With the win, the Lady Cards advance to Thursday night’s semifinals, where they will face Perry County Central, a 3-2 winner over Lawrence County, at 6 p.m.
The other first rounds games were Tuesday night, with Letcher County Central facing Prestonsburg and Pikeville taking on Corbin. The winners of those two games will play Thursday at 8 p.m.
The championship is set for Saturday at 2 p.m.