The Joplin Eagles, seeded #3 this year, took advantage of a marvelous goal by freshman Max Duncan to knock off #2 Parkview this evening, 1-0. The goal came from a throw-in by senior John Duncan (yes, they are brothers) and Max took the ball, turned and unleased a shot from 25+ yards that ended up in the side netting. John was having a hard time finding the adjectives … [Read more...] about Class 3 Playoff Update
Archives for October 2006
I'm proud to offer another viewpoint to the discussion that was started by Terry Jamieson, Athletic Directo and Soccer Coach for the Cassville Wildcats, with his contribution earlier this month. This article was written by Kelly R. Ross; who serves as the executive director for Lake Country Soccer. Kelly's soccer experience includes youth coaching since 1994, NCAA … [Read more...] about What Is Wrong With Soccer?
Plenty of excitement on the pitch this evening as six teams earned the opportunity to continue their season while another six finish with fond memories. In Class 1, the seedings were accurate and we'll have a new Springfield derby to cheer on Wednesday. Greenwood Blue Jays - 3 College Heights Christian - 1 The Jays took a necessary first step tonight, getting two … [Read more...] about Southwest Missouri Boys Soccer Playoff Update
From Saturday's opening round games: #3 seeded Jefferson City - 1 #6 seeded Camdenton - 0 On a muddy and sloppy field the Jefferson City Jays were able to capitalize early in the tenth minute with a goal off a rebound. The game was a defensive struggle with Camdenton the goalkeeper having several spectacular saves to keep the game within reach but the Camdenton squad just … [Read more...] about Class 3 District 10 Playoff Update
Pretty simple report today. It's District Playoffs this week, with Class 2 District 5 getting an early start this past Saturday while Class 3 District 11 will begin tomorrow. In the meantime, here's the consolidated schedule. Monday October 30th Class 3 District 12 at Kickapoo 5:00 p.m. Joplin vs.Ozark 7:00 p.m. Nixa vs. Neosho Class 2 District 5 at Willard 5:00 PM … [Read more...] about Playoff Week