Class A’s top teams got through the season’s opening weekend unbeaten.

But just barely.

Girls No. 1 Omaha Marian came from behind for a 2-1 win over fifth-ranked Omaha Westside, while defending boys champion Kearney outlasted No. 7 Papillion-La Vista South in a shootout.

Both were part of a Saturday that was busier than might have been anticipated earlier in the week.

Weather limited most teams to little practice time outdoors — if any. Marian coach Teresa DeGeorge said Saturday’s match was the first time her side had been on a field with any sort of space.

“It took us a while to get into a rhythm,” she said. “It was rough at the beginning.”

After Westside jumped out to a first-half lead, senior Lily Gonzalez evened things for Marian just before halftime.

Grace Thede produced the winner early in the second half on a pass from Mia McGrath, her second assist of the game.

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“We lacked communication and weren’t connecting passes,” DeGeorge said. “But we had glimpses.”

Marian is scheduled to play eighth-ranked Gretna on Tuesday, but neither team has a field ready to host a match. DeGeorge said both sides are looking into options to make the match happen.

Meanwhile, Kearney did what Kearney does in winning a pair of matches at the Chieftain Invitational.

The Bearcats blanked host Bellevue East 6-0 in the opener behind a pair of goals from Carson Elstemeier and AJ Faz.

They went back to a reliable formula in their second win, getting a pair of saves from senior keeper Jacob Hardy to win the penalty kicks 4-3.

It was Hardy’s fifth straight shutout, dating back to last season’s string of three clean sheets at the state tournament that led Kearney to the Class A title.

The Bearcats are slated to host Class B No. 10 North Platte on Tuesday in their home opener.

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