Six first half goals pushed the Dripping Springs girls soccer team to a dominant 9-1 win over the Reagan Raiders March 12, earning the Tigers the outright 25-5A crown.
Senior Zoe Flores and sophomore Sofia Picucci each finished with a hat trick in the contest, while sophomores Georgia Irons, Melissa Richardson and senior Jessica Carmichael each contributed one goal each.
With the win, Dripping Springs (16-4-3, 13-1) finished in a tie with McCallum for first place in the district standings. However, the Tigers claimed the district title based on goal differential; the Tigers had a goal differential of 79, while McCallum finished with 50.
Dripping Springs outscored all district opponents 82-3 during the regular season.
Dripping Springs will take on Leander Rouse in a non-district playoff warmup match March 22. The 2019 postseason begins March 28-30. Dripping Springs will take on the fourth-place team out of 26-5A in the first round of the playoffs.
Time, date, location and opponent for the Tigers’ bidistrict round match has yet to be determined.