*Vocelka on a hot streak: St. Pius senior forward Amanda Vocelka scored three goals to lead the Golden Lions past Carrollton 4-0 on Tuesday. She also had three of St. Pius' seven goals in the recent Tournament of Champions in Jekyll Island, where the Golden Lions beat Union Grove 4-1 and Auburn (Ala.) 3-0. Vocelka entered the season with 62 career goals and recently signed with Villanova. St. Pius, ranked No. 1 by Score Atlanta and No. 2 by Eurosport in the most recent rankings, is 10-2 overall and has won nine consecutive games heading into Tuesday's matchup with Decatur.
*Youth movement: Towers freshman Mia Carradine is the DeKalb County leader in goals with 12 and is tied for second in assists with seven, according to the most recent statistics released by the county on Thursday. Chamblee freshman Kamilah Mustafa is the leader in assists with eight and is third in goals with nine. Other goal leaders are Chamblee's Louise McGirt with 10, Towers' Bridgette Grimes with nine and Chamblee's Ally Jones with eight. Assist leaders include Grimes with seven, Arabia Mountain's Jeyeina Hylton with six and Chamblee's Kerstin Thule with five. Among goalkeepers, Lakeside freshman Miranda McNalley and Tucker senior Melissa Lippy have yet to allow a goal.