Second-half deluge swamps Windsor soccer

Windsor goalie Sophia Rockwood, hugs teammate Miah McAllister at left as Mackenzie Daniels, middle, and Gabbi Crane, right, join them following their 5-0 loss to Stowe in the VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Windsor goalie Sophia Rockwood, hugs teammate Miah McAllister at left as Mackenzie Daniels, middle, and Gabbi Crane, right, join them following their 5-0 loss to Stowe in the VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Windsor Captain Olivia MacLeay, left, fights Stowe Captain Kate Tilgner, right, for an open ball during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Windsor Captain Olivia MacLeay, left, fights Stowe Captain Kate Tilgner, right, for an open ball during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. valley news photographs — James M. Patterson

Windsor goalie Sophia Rockwood stops a high shot as Stowe teammates Emily Gianni, left, and Iris Cloutier, keep up pressure and Windsor's Jaylin Lyman, second from right, and Miah McAllister, right, cover the net during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Windsor goalie Sophia Rockwood stops a high shot as Stowe teammates Emily Gianni, left, and Iris Cloutier, keep up pressure and Windsor's Jaylin Lyman, second from right, and Miah McAllister, right, cover the net during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

Windsor Co-Head Coach Wendy Moody encourages her team before going into the second half of their VPA Division 3 state championship game with Stowe trailing by one at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Windsor Co-Head Coach Wendy Moody encourages her team before going into the second half of their VPA Division 3 state championship game with Stowe trailing by one at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

Brianna Barton, of Windsor, left, clears the ball away from Stowe's Julia Biederman, middle, and Ana Ortiz, right, during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

Brianna Barton, of Windsor, left, clears the ball away from Stowe's Julia Biederman, middle, and Ana Ortiz, right, during their VPA Division 3 state championship at South Burlington High School in South Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. Stowe won 5-0. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

By TOMMY GARDNER

Stowe Reporter

Published: 11-06-2023 7:20 AM

The Stowe girls’ soccer team has won its fourth straight Division III soccer championship.

The fifth-seeded Raiders defeated No. 3 Windsor 5-0 in South Burlington.

Stowe senior Sarah Hailey wrapped up her varsity career with a hat trick.

Hailey got Stowe on the board with in the 38th minute to send the Raiders into halftime with a 1-0 lead. The team came out with an extra bounce in its step, scoring two quick goals to start the second half.

Ana Ortiz and Izzy Lovell also scored for Stowe.

Just as important as Stowe’s offensive onslaught in the second half was its dedication to frustrating Windsor’s leading scorer, captain Aubrey Rupp.

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