WKBW Channel 7 featured junior Sara Ngo as she is featured in the Super 7 Athlete of the Week Countdown on October 17.
Sara was selected based on her outstanding performance against Nichols on October 14. Sara had 33 saves in the game and 168 saves this season. She has a save percentage of .875. In addition to being on the Thunder soccer team, Sara is the Vice President on MSM’s Executive Board of Student Council.
The Thunder played Nichols to a scoreless 80 minutes forcing a sudden death overtime. The team battled adversity all game, with only 11 players available for the game due to injuries. At times, MSM played one or two players short. With two minutes left in double overtime, the Thunder fell just short and gave up a goal to lose narrowly 1-0 to Nichols.
After the game, senior Annie Hoodmaker and Sara Ngo were named Gatorade players of the game for their outstanding play and hustle. The team showed true character and heart in this tough loss.