Month: October 2005

Class 2 District 5 Update

2:00 pm Weather Update from Coach Matt Huntley, Carthage who are hosts for the District tourney:

We have just decided to postpone. It’s just too wet.

Tomorrow are the semifinals. 4:30, 6:30
Wednesday is the final. 6:30

With the first round kicking off Saturday at the Fair Acres Soccer Complex in Carthage, the four games ended with no upsets. Using the traditional model (#1 v #8, #2 v #7, etc.) the results for the day were as follows:

#1 Carthage defeats Carl Junction 7 – 1
#2 Ozark defeats Aurora 9 – 1
#3 Cassville shuts out Monett 1 – 0
#4 Webb City shuts out Willard 4 – 0

That leaves the schedule for Monday (weather permitting) as follows: Continue reading “Class 2 District 5 Update”

Aces To Omaha

Missouri State vs Evansville - MVC Play-in Game In a game that wrung every ounce of energy and emotion from the Missouri State Lady Bears, the Evansville Purple Aces earned the trip to Omaha for the MVC Tournament next weekend. The game was decided by penalty kicks after a 2 – 2 tie following regulation and two overtime periods. This is the second year in a row the Lady Bears have been knocked out of the tournament on PK’s, last years loss coming at the hands of Illinois State at the end of a 1 – 1 game.

The Aces opened the scoring in the 13th minute only to see the Lady Bears tie the game on a Chelsea Anderson goal in the 30th minute where it remained until Continue reading “Aces To Omaha”