The Pennfield boys soccer team had a strong showing on Monday to improve to 2-0 on the season.
The Panthers earned a 7-0 shutout of Quincy in non-conference action, led by Chase Austin with three goals and one assist.
Also for Pennfield, Archie Smith had two goals, Victor Hernandez had a goal and Isaac Ayers had a goal and an assist. Keith Browand made one save on the night.
HARPER CREEK 3, DELTON KELLOGG 3: The Beavers were led by Troy McNeil with a pair of goals, both assisted by Rivaldo Hernandez. Harper Creek’s Jack Kyger scored on an assist from Alvaro Sampedro, while Archie Hantz made seven saves in goal.
PENNFIELD 5, (AT) BELLEVUE 1 (FRI.): Archie Smith led Pennfield to the season-opening win with two goals and two assists. Isaac Ayers, Chase Austin and Keith Laroux each scored while Charlie Halt and Riley Thomas had an assist apiece. Keith Browand made eight saves in goal for the Panthers.
GULL LAKE 3, OTSEGO 1: Gull Lake rallied for the win behind goals from Jarrett Miller, Erin Sylejmani and Mike Tracy. Jarod Flaget had an assist for the Blue Devils.
PENNFIELD INVITE: The host Panthers finished runner-up, defeating Calhoun Christian in the semifinals (25-16, 25-23) before losing to Coloma in the championship (21-25, 16-25). Leading Pennfield were Zoey McCleary with 53 assists; Taylor Baird with 32 digs; Katie Baird with 13 aces and 54 assists; Alicia Lake with 23 kills and 21 blocks; and Shelby Smyers with 32 kills.
SMAC EAST JAMBOREE NO. 1: Lakeview placed first with a team score of 184 as every Spartan shot career-low varsity rounds. The Spartans were led by Haley Lesiow (39), McKenna Evans (41), Meredith Carpenter (49), Lauren Helner (54) and Lauren Long (55).
HANOVER-HORTON INVITE: Coldwater finished fourth with a team score of 413. The Cardinals were led by Claire Sheppard (100), Hunter Jenkot and Molly Smith (103s), Jayla Goodwin (107) and Micki Slack (111).
LAKEVIEW DUAL: The host Spartans went 2-0 on the day, defeating Edwardsburg 6-2 and Niles 7-1. Going 2-0 on the day for Lakeview were Jai Banerji (No. 1 singles), Jacob Van Dis (No. 3 singles), Shuma Isobe (No. 4 singles), Vikram Strander and Canyon Upston (No. 2 doubles), Zack Baker and Adam Schrader (No. 3 doubles) and Brenden Barnes and Saroosh Sabouni (No. 4 doubles).
GALESBURG-AUGUSTA 4, NILES-BRANDYWINE 4: Galesburg-Augusta received victories from Cameron Wing (No. 2 singles), Cameron Rupert (No. 4 singles), the No. 2 doubles team of Branden Burrill and Markus Lamphear and the No. 4 doubles team of Zack Nantz and Jonah Fleck.
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