Hat Tricks For Martin and Palaian As Grady Blanks Lithia Springs 10-0


Grady's #9 Kaitlin Palaian on her way to her second goal

On Tuesday, the Grady Lady Knights played host the Lithia Springs Lady Lions, as the Lions looked to improve to .500 on the season while looked remain close to 5A Region 6 leader Decatur, who the Knights only trailed by a game in the region going into Tuesday’s contest. With the game underway, the Lady Knights would strike first when #13 So. Courtney Martin would score her first of four goals off the assist by #9 Fr. Kaitlin Palaian to give Grady the early 1-0 lead with 31:41 to go in the first half.

Grady's #13 Courtney Martin

After the Martin goal, only a minute and nineteen seconds would tic off the clock before Grady’s #22 would score off the #14 Jr. Tappan Wood assist as the Knights would take a 2-0 lead with 30:22 to go in the half. As play continued, Martin would score her second goal of the game with 24:53 remaining as Grady would take a commanding 3-0 lead.

Grady's #9 Palaian looks on as #13 Courtney Martin makes her move

The Knights would pick up two more goals before the end of the half courtesy of #18 So. Anna Tischer and Palaian as Grady would take a 5-0 lead into the locker at the half. As the second half begin, Martin would kick her third goal of the game just 1:33 into the half and the Knights would go up 6-0 with 38:27 to go in the game.

Grady's #7 Imani Pittman

After Palaian picked her second of three goals in the game, Grady would be up 7-0 and 2:34 later, Martin would score her fourth goal of the game as the Knights would go up 8-0 with 31:09 to go in the game. After taking a 9-0 lead with 28:34 to go, Palaian would score her third goal of the game to give Grady a 10-0 lead which would force the end of the game with 14:41 to go. Grady improves to 6-1 in the Region and 8-5-1 overall.

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