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Monday, August 26, 2013Prep boys soccer: Kalida pulls away from Van Buren
Devin Kortokrax opened the scoring with a goal for Kalida before Van Buren's Trenton Boyette scored the equalizer later in the first half.
Kalida (1-1) outshot Van Buren (1-2) 12-7. Van Buren goalkeeper Nathan Maynard recorded eight saves and Brent Hovest had five saves for Kalida.
JUNIOR VARSITY: Van Buren 2-0.
LIMA Central cath. 4
LIMA -- Matt McNamara scored a pair of goals to power Lima Central Catholic to a 4-1 nonconference boys soccer win over Ada Saturday.
Zach Schroeder and Ryan Recker also tallied for the Thunderbirds (4-0). Ben Stechschulte recorded nine saves for Lima Central Catholic.
Ada (0-3) got its only goal on a penalty kick.
UPPER SANDUSKY -- Clay Musgrave's save of a Kenton penalty kick kept Upper Sandusky's two-goal lead intact and the Rams held on for a 5-3 nonleague boys soccer win over the Wildcats on Saturday.
Cameron Brady and Brandon Miller had two goals each and Aaron Pirc had two assists for Upper Sandusky (3-0-0). Cameron Deardorff had two goals for Kenton (2-1).
upper sandusky 5, kenton 3
goals: (Ken) Cameron Deardorff 2, Mike Hites. (US) Cameron Brady 2, Brandon Miller 2, Taylor Emerick. Assists: (US) Aaron Pirc 2, Clay Musgrave. shots-on-goal: Kenton 16, Upper Sandusky 17. saves: Dale Oates (Ken) 12; Musgrave (US) 13.
records: Upper Sandusky 3-0-0, Kenton 2-1-0 .
JUNIOR VARSITY: Kenton 4, Upper Sandusky 2.
ELIDA -- Elida's Gaerid Littler assisted on both goals to lead the Bulldogs to a 2-1 win over Bluffton on Saturday in the championship game of the Elida Fall Classic boys soccer tournament.
Bluffton went up 1-0 when Stephen Tatarkow took a long pass from Luke Headings and beat Elida keeper Garrett Brinkman. Elida tied it later in the first half when Littler slipped a pass to Adam Ordel during a scramble in front of the net. Littler's through pass to Simen Domaas midway through the second half then put Elida ahead to stay.
Joseph Schriner made 10 saves in goal for Bluffton (1-2). Garrett Brinkman had nine saves for Elida (2-0).
In the consolation game of the tournament, six players scored and Fort Jennings netted three goals in each half in rolling to a 6-0 win over Old Fort. Seth Ricker and Alex Berelsman both had two assists for the Musketeers.
ELIDA 2, BLUFFTON 1
goals: (Blu) Stephen Tatarkow. (Eli) Adam Ordel, Simen Domaas. Assists: (Blu) Luke Headings; (Eli) Gaerid Littler 2. shots-on-goal: Bluffton 10, Elida 11. saves: Joseph Schriner (Blu) 10. Garrett Brinkman (Eli) 9.
FORT JENNINGS 6, OLD FORT 0
goals: (FJ) Mark Metzger, Drew Grone, Garrett Berelsman, Alex Vetter, Ryan Koester, Connor Wallenhorst. Assists: (FJ) Seth Ricker 2, Alex Berelsman 2, Austin Wisener, Metzger. shots-on-goal: Fort Jennings 12, Old Fort 0. saves: Jake Wilson (OF) 6; Vetter (FJ) 0.
OTTOVILLE -- Ottoville's boys soccer team improved to 4-0 with a 1-0 nonconference win over Bryan on Saturday.
Joel Beining scored the only goal as Ottoville won despite being outshot 9-6 by the Golden Bears. Colin Bendele recorded six saves to get the shutout for the Big Green. Thomas Martin had four saves for Bryan (1-2).
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