by Leslie Papa
The Loveland Men’s Varsity Soccer team took on the Redskins of Anderson and walked away with a 2-0 victory on September 10. The first goal for the Tigers was a team effort. Left wing Matt Vogt crossed the ball in front of Anderson’s goal to striker Olisa Okafor for the assist as he gave the ball to right wing Dillon Frees for the goal. The second goal of the night was scored by center mid Ethan Conte as a result of a penalty kick due to a foul by Anderson in the box. Right wing Keith Mackenzie took the final shot for the Tigers. Defense was led by goalie Kyle Jarc. Loveland heads to Withrow on Saturday to play the Tigers at 2:00.
It was the Tigers of Loveland versus the Tigers of Withrow Saturday, September 14 in Cincinnati. Loveland walked away with a 4-0 victory. The team was leading by just one goal at the half scored by Collin Melink. After half time, the Tigers Matt Vogt and Ryan Melink came out strong and scored three more goals. Withrow was held to zero goals with the help of keeper Matt Noland and right defender Jacob Price.
The team’s next game is Saturday against Lakota West, 7:00 at the Tigers Stadium.