LA CRESCENTA — With its fourth straight victory on Friday afternoon, Crescenta Valley High's girls' soccer team ran its unbeaten streak to seven consecutive matches and collected its fifth shutout in a row.
At first look, one would likely assert that the Falcons are rolling right along, but Crescenta Valley first-year Coach Jorden Schulz has hardly been happy with her team's performances during a string of matches that have come, for the most part, against the bottom half of Pacific League competition.
Friday's decisive 5-0 win over visiting Glendale at Crescenta Valley High might have been different, though.
"I think we're breaking out of our slump," said Schulz, whose Falcons improved to 6-3-3 and 4-0-2 in league. "We were in kind of a funk in our passing game and we didn't play with a lot of energy.