Bulldogs News · Lady Bulldogs open soccer season in Irving tournament

After rainouts and a canceled tournament last week, North Dallas’ Lady Bulldogs opened the season with a 5-0 loss to Irving MacArthur in the first round Thursday night of the Judy Hammond Tournament at Ellis Stadium in Irving. The Lady Bulldogs play Keller Fossil Ridge at 6 p.m. Friday in the second round. North Dallas is playing under new coach Krystal Mikeska.

North Dallas goalkeeper Angel Bazen leaps to block a corner kick by Irving MacArthur. At right is Jennifer Peralta (11) and Isis Balderas.


Anahi Hurtado (17) dribbles between MacArthur defenders.


Isis Balderas kicks the ball down field against MacArthur.



Flavia SantaMaria (middle) jumps up against a MacArthur player to defend on a corner kick.



The Lady Bulldogs’ bench — (from left) Yulissa Hernandez, Isabel Mares, Estefania Ramirez, Xya Balderas and Jennifer Torres — bundles up during the game



Flavia SantaMaria hits the ground along with a MacArthur forward. At left is Anahi Hurtado (17).


North Dallas goalkeeper Angel Bazen (middle) dives to make a stop against MacArthur. Flavia SantaMaria (8) and Genesis Valdez also help defend.