GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) Fruita Monument played Central at Walker Field on Tuesday night. The Wildcats attacked early but the defense by Warriors goalie Nikki Madaris held up for most of the first half.
Fruita took the 1-0 lead off of a free kick goal by Lila Dere just under fifteen minutes into the first half. Dere would get a hat trick in the first to make it 3-0 at halftime.
The junior would score another goal in the second as the Wildcats stay undefeated in conference and beat Central 5-2.
Fruita Monument will host Glenwood Springs Saturday, April 20. Central will play at Roaring Fork on Thursday.