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Carlsbad, Cathedral Catholic carry North Coast banner into CIF soccer semis

Carlsbad, Cathedral Catholic carry North Coast banner into CIF soccer semis

A potential all-North County final is looming in the CIF Girls Open Division Soccer playoffs with the North Coast represented on both sides of the bracket in Wednesday’s (Feb. 20) semi-finals.

Fourth-seeded Cathedral Catholic (16-3-3), under veteran Head Coach Dawn Lee, hooks up with top-seeded Academy of Our Lady of Peace (18-3-2) in one match-up while second-year Coach Dean Balent’s Carlsbad (21-4-1) side hosts West Hills (11-7-5) on the other. Wednesday’s two winners will lock horns two days later in the finals at Mission Bay High School.

Lee’s Dons, who had been knocked out in the first round the past two years, punched their ticket to the final four with a 3-0 triumph...

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