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Sparrows Point girls soccer blanks Patterson Mill for record fifth straight state title

Sparrows Point girls soccer blanks Patterson Mill for record fifth straight state title

Sparrows Point sophomore midfielder Kalli Bell will never forget her performance in the Class 1A state championship game against Patterson Mill.

Bell scored two first-half goals and added an assist to power the Pointers to a state-record fifth straight title in a 3-0 victory over the Huskies at Loyola Maryland’s Ridley Athletic Complex on Friday night.

If Sparrows Point coach Lori Sexton had tried to guess which of her players would have the biggest impact in the game, Bell might not have been her first choice.

Bell started the season as a defender, missed seven games because of a quad injury and moved to midfield four games ago.

Bell came into the game with...

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