Canfield eliminates Salem

CANFIELD – Salem’s girls soccer team knew all too well what Canfield was capable of.

Unfortunately for the Quakers, the Cardinals once again were the dominant team in a 6-0 win on Monday in a Div. II district semifinal at Canfield High School.

The Cardinals, ranked eighth in the final Div. II state coaches poll, scored early and often in the victory. Canfield is 13-2-3. The Cardinals only losses were to state powers Hathaway Brown and Walsh Jesuit.

Salem, which lost to Canfield 7-0 on Oct. 9 in a regular season game, ends its season at 12-6.

Canfield will meet Lakeview in the district final at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Canfield High School.

Lakeview beat Niles 4-3 in double overtime in Monday’s other district semifinal.