The girls delivered, beating Columbus 1-0 on a soggy field at Perry’s Herb St. John Stadium. Shelby King’s goal at the 62-minute mark was all the Warhawks needed.
The game was delayed nearly an hour due to lightning.
Veterans plays in the Class AAAA state title game Saturday at noon at Kennesaw State.
FPD girls advance
FPD’s girls’ game was also delayed Wednesday night, but the Lady Vikings beat Fellowship Christian 2-1 in double overtime. They’re now 19-0 on the season.
They’ll try for 20-0 against Pace Academy Saturday at noon in the Class A state title game at Emory.