Boys Varsity Soccer
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Oct 19, 2021
- AXE: 2
NORTH MEDFORD HIGH SCHOOL: 0
5th ranked South Eugene Axe boys soccer delivered a 2-0 payback performance on Tuesday to a scrappy N. Medford Black Tornado. With the Axe keeping near total possession, it was N. Medford’s goalkeeper Fernando Ortiz with 7 saves who kept his team in contention.
Center midfielder Whit Schatz opened the scoring with a his quick low shot from the top of the box in the 8th minute. It wasn’t until the 68th minute however that the Axe would add an insurance goal with Warren Schwartz’s cross into the box that was brought down and tucked into the side net by Tetsuzo Hokari.
North Medford was allowed only one shot and no corner kicks largely due to the stifling defending of center backs Owen Whitney, Anders Davidson and Asa Noteboom.South Eugene goalkeeper Tate Glock earned his sixth shutout of the year.
South Eugene had 21 shots to N. Medford’s 1 and 7 corner kicks to their 0. South Eugene rises to 7-1 in Southwestern League and head into the Emerald Derby matchup at Sheldon High School this Friday at 7:30pm.