Moeller Soccer Recap from Great Midwest
September 16, 2013Cincinnati Moeller High School
From Ryan Hurley, Moeller Soccer Coach
Great Midwest Classic Recap
Great Midwest Classic hosted by Indianapolis North Central High School Friday Moeller met the #2 ranked team in Indiana, Avon High School.
Moeller started off the match well stopping Avon's attacks then scoring (23 minutes remaining) with a remarkable assist from Zach Bonn laying the ball off to Henry Myers who hit a wonderful strike to put the Crusaders up 1-0. Second half started well just minutes in Mark Lacey scored a glancing header off a corner by Zach Bonn. Things quickly unravelled and Avon scored 4 goals to defeat Moeller 4-2.
Saturday Moeller met Illinois recent state champion Downers Grove South High School. Both teams tested each other out in the first half but were scoreless at the half. Early in the second half Drew Scott found space on the left and hit a service to Zach Bonn for the games first goal off a volley. Minutes later Zach Bonn hit a rocket free kick to put the Crusaders up 2-0. Max Hoderlein nearly scored late in the match in his first match back from injury. Moeller held on to the
2-0 victory. Henry Myers and Mitch Meece were named to the Great Midwest Classic All Tournament Team. Crusaders record is now 3-4-2 and next match is Tuesday against conference rival, St. Xavier High School.