---- — DERRY — The varsity Lady Astros are kicking and heading their way into a great soccer season.
On Saturday, Pinkerton handed the Salem Blue Devils a loss during Salem’s homecoming weekend.
The Lady Astros needed just a single goal for the win.
That came from Grace DiPersio at 10:33. She got an assist from Andrea Galvin.
Pinkerton goalie Sammy Mitchell had 4 saves in net. Salem goalie Emily Barrett had 10 saves.
The Lady Astros moved to 6-0-0 on the season.
Pinkerton travels to Central Thursday for a game that starts at 4 p.m.
On Saturday, it’s a cross-town matchup during Mack Plaque weekend, when the Lady Lancers head to Pinkerton for a 3:30 p.m. game.