Amy Burlingham scored in the sixth minute on a breakaway and it was
all visiting Newport Harbor High would need as the Sailors defeated
Irvine, 1-0, in a Sea View League girls soccer game Tuesday.
Goalkeeper Kara DeMille made two saves for the Sailors, who outshot
Irvine, 10-2. Stopper Erin Hardy made key plays for Newport (10-6-3,
Erica Peterson made seven saves for Irvine.
The victory keeps Newport Harbor in the thick of the race for a berth
in the CIF Playoffs. Next on the agenda is a home match on Thursday under
the lights (5 p.m.) against Laguna Hills.