Riksen’s three goals propel WM Christian past MCC in Division 4 girls soccer finals

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The Western Michigan Christian girls soccer team beat Muskegon Catholic 4-1 in the Division 4 district title game on Saturday at Muskegon Catholic.LSJ Logo incert

The Warriors are now 12-4-3 on the season.

Western Michigan Christian's No. 2 Harlie Hubers collides with Muskegon Catholic's No. 7 Elyse Tejchma. Photo/Jason Goorman

Western Michigan Christian’s No. 2 Harlie Hubers collides with Muskegon Catholic’s No. 7 Elyse Tejchma. Photo/Jason Goorman

The game was scoreless at halftime. Jessica Kinnucan scored the first Warrior goal four minutes into the second half to give WMC a 1-0 lead.

Alexys Riksen scored the next three goals as the Warriors iced the victory.

WMC outshot the Crusaders 22-13 in the contest.

WMC will face Calvin Christian on Wednesday night in the regional semifinals at Reeths-Puffer.

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