Playing in one of the top brackets at the Garces Holiday Festival, the Lady Warriors recorded a 5-1 victory over Golden Valley to reach the consolation finals of the Gold Division.
The Garces Festival, going strong in their 23rd year of bringing over 170 teams together for one tournament, had some of the top teams in California in Tehachapi's bracket. Teams represented were Paso Robles, Sutter, Mission Oak-Tulare, Golden Valley-Bakersfield, Mt. Whitney-Visalia, St. Joseph-Santa Maria and Bakersfield Christian.
In a 5-1 opening game loss to Sutter, Sarah Dorador had a goal off a Miranda Mistretta assist, while Ariel Diehl had a goal off a Jessica Seier assist in a 5-1 loss to Paso Robles in the consolation finale.
In the 5-1 victory over Golden Valley, Diehl scored a three goal hat trick while Emma Flynn and Mistretta also had goals in the match.
Tehachai (3-8-1) will have their final pre-season game this Thursday in Lancaster against Paraclete before staring Southeast Yosemite League play.
This Thursday's match will be on Field 28 at the Lancaster Soccer Complex.