Highland soccer teams play final regular season game


By Rob Hamilton

roberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.com

On Saturday, the Highland boys’ soccer team defeated KIPP by a 5-0 margin to finish their regular season.

The team dominated from the beginning, scoring four of their five goals in the opening half. Zach Granger finished with two scores, while Jaguar Wilson and Cameron Striblin each tallied one goal each. In the second half, Colton Gustafson finished off the win by tallying the team’s final goal. Also, Cale Everroad and Austin Smith combined to record a shutout in goal.

The Highland girls were edged in soccer on Saturday by Mount Vernon.

The final score was 1-0. Neither team scored in the first half, but the Yellow Jackets tallied a goal in the final minute of the contest to pick up the win. Highland’s regular season ends at 8-6-2.

Rob Hamilton can be reached at 419-946-3010, ext. 1807. Connect with him on Twitter at @SportsMCS