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Area Girls Soccer: PIZM gets first win of season

The Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa girls' soccer team put together its first win of the season on Thursday when it hosted Cannon Falls. Two overtime periods were needed to determine the winner, but the Wildcats prevailed with a 2-1 edge.

Anna Giese got the scoring started in the first half for Cannon Falls, which held a 1-0 lead until the second half when Lana Yeakel scored for PIZM to tie the game.

Lauren Pokrandt scored the game-winner in the second overtime.

Cannon Falls' Mari Mendivil made 19 saves, while her counterpart, Jordan Weber, made nine saves.

Up next, Cannon Falls (1-4) travels to Lake City on Saturday, while PIZM (1-3) will make the trek to Lake City on Monday.

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