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The Highland (Bakersfield, CA) varsity soccer team won Tuesday's home non-conference game against Independence (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 2-1.

This game is a part of the "CIF Central Section 2021 Boys' Soccer Championships - Division III" tournament.

12Final
Independence--1
Highland--2
Final score provided by J. Finch.
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Game Story

California High School Soccer - Independence held off by Highland

May 25, 2021: Bakersfield, CA 93306

The crowd at Tuesday's non-league test between the Highland Scots (Bakersfield, CA) and the visiting Independence Falcons (Bakersfield, CA), saw Highland's soccer squad get by Independence by a margin of 2-1.

The Scots now sport a 13-2 record. They play next when they travel to Mission Oak for a non-league test on Thursday, May 27. Highland will meet a Hawks squad coming off a 1-0 non-league win over San Joaquin Memorial (Fresno, CA). The Hawks record now stands at 12-3.

With the loss, Independence drops to 9-3 on the season.

Game Photos

Photos by Joe Bergman
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    Game Started
    Independence
    Falcons
    0 - 0
    Highland
    Scots
    Posted @ 6:15p
  2. J. Finch

    1st Half 15th minute
    Independence
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    0 - 1
    Highland
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    Posted @ 6:15p
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    1st Half 16th minute
    Independence
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    0 - 2
    Highland
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    Posted @ 6:16p
  4. J. Finch

    1st Half 24th minute
    Independence
    Falcons
    1 - 2
    Highland
    Scots
    Posted @ 6:24p
  5. J. Finch

    2nd Half 60th minute
    Independence
    Falcons
    1 - 2
    Highland
    Scots
    Posted @ 7:13p
  6. J. Finch

    Final
    Independence
    Falcons
    1 - 2
    Highland
    Scots
    Posted @ 2:19a

Rankings & Records

Independence (20-21)

NationalCASectionSec. Div.
570178183
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %GFGA
9-3-33-0-36-1-13-2-2.700.7505224

Highland (20-21)

NationalCASectionSec. Div.
32995101
OverallHomeAwayNeutralWin %GFGA
14-38-15-21-0.8244912

Team Scoring Averages

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Independence
003.5
Highland
1.81.62.9

Head-to-Head

  • Independence won on 4/27/2021
    4/27 @ 5p12Final
    Highland--1
    Independence--3

    The Highland (Bakersfield, CA) varsity soccer team lost Tuesday's away non-conference game against Independence (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 3-1.

  • Highland won on 4/29/2021
    4/29 @ 5p12Final
    Independence000
    Highland101

    The Independence (Bakersfield, CA) varsity soccer team lost Thursday's away non-conference game against Highland (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 1-0.

  • Highland won on 5/25/2021
    5/25 @ 6p12Final
    Independence--1
    Highland--2

    The Independence (Bakersfield, CA) varsity soccer team lost Tuesday's away non-conference game against Highland (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 2-1.

Record Breakdown

Independence (20-21)

Highland (20-21)

9-3-3
Overall
14-3
3-0-3
League
0-0
4-3
Non-League
13-3
1-2
Head to Head
2-1
5-1-3
Common Opponent
9-1
6-1-1
Home
8-1
3-2-2
Away
5-2
0-0
Neutral
1-0
2-0
Playoff
1-0
9-3-3
In-State
14-3
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0