The Harlem girls soccer team defeated Bleckley County 3-0 in the first round of the 2A GHSA state playoffs. The Bulldogs led 2-0 at half and Katie Essick sealed the victory with a third goal in the game’s final minutes.
Harlem will face the winner of Friday’s Holy Innocents and Bremen matchup this Tuesday.
In South Carolina, Fox Creek won their first game of the SCHSL 1A District 1 Tournament, 10-0 over Greer. They’ll play Lamar on Saturday.