Brandi Szegeti set the tone by scoring two minutes in and Ocean Springs' girls toppled Oak Grove 3-0 in Monday's Class 6A first-round soccer matchup.
"I think the difference in the game was we were able to get behind their back line," OSHS coach Patrick Hayes said. "Brandi put up a Hail Mary and it just happened to find the back of the net and I think that really got us on the right track."
Kelsay Himel added goals in the 14th and 69th minutes to cap the scoring, and Karsen Gildea made 11 saves to preserve the shutout.
With the win, OSHS (14-5-2 overall) advances to face the winner of Pearl/Biloxi.
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Brandon girls 5, George County 0: Savannah Lowe, Anna Kate Carter, Alexis Lowe, Jordan Dillon and Jocelyn Jones each scored a goal for Brandon as George County's season comes to an end.
West Harrison girls 8, Provine 0: West Harrison advances to play the winner of South Jones-Stone High on Saturday. Haley Kim, Kelsey Taylor, Gabby Vincent and Summer Hansen each scored two goals.
Our Lady Academy 4, Loyd Star 0: Paige Palazzo and Maggie Kowalski each scored a pair of goals to pick up the win.
Pass Christian 9, Sumrall 0: Madison Lafontaine scored four goals to lead the Lady Pirates (10-4-3). Regen McGee added three goals while Avion Swanier and Shannon Swilley each had goals of their own. Pass will play the winner of Poplarville-West Lauderdale on Saturday.
Stone County boys 1, West Jones 0: Jon Taylor scored Stone's lone goal on an assist from Mason Hunt to lift the Tomcats in the first round. Stone will face the winner of Brookhaven-Pascagoula on Saturday.
St. Stanislaus boys 10, Sumrall 0: Austin Miller scored three goals to lead the Rockachaws. Corbin Blanchard and Alex Koons provided two goals each while James Estrada, Mason Favre and West Zimmerman each provided one goal. SSC will travel to Northeast Jones at 5 p.m. Saturday.
Wayne Academy boys 41, CCA 34: Devan Roberts had eight points and seven rebounds in a losing effort while Codie Hoffman-Hayes added nine points for the Bulldogs (8-10, 5-6).