American Heritage vs. Merritt Island | Class 3A girls' soccer state championship game

  • American Heritage High School fans support their team against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Michaela Kopecki (10) and Merritt Island High School’s Annie Gunning go after the ball in the first half during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Melissa Curran (20) and Merritt Island High School’s Annie Gunning (9) both go to head the ball during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Michaela Kopecki (10) with American Heritage goes over the top of a Merritt Island High School player to head the ball during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Martha Thomas (17) heads the ball toward the goal but did not score against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Martha Thomas (17) keeps the ball away from Merritt Island High School’s Karly Denaurg (10) during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Melanie Monteagudo (8) heads the ball while playing against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage players celebrate after scoring their first goal in the first half of the team’s game against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Melanie Monteagudo (8) scores the first goal of the game against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Melissa Curran (20) takes the ball downfield against Merritt Island High School during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald

  • American Heritage’s Martha Thomas (17) takes the ball away from a Merritt Island player during the Class 3A soccer tournament at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne on Feb. 7, 2014. Michael R. Brown / For the Miami Herald