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Edwardsburg falls in finals of its own soccer tourney

Published 1:22pm Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Sturgis scored two goals in each half to capture the Eddies Invitational on Saturday.
The Trojans defeated the host Eddies 4-1 in the title match.

Sturgis reached the finals with a 3-1 win over Marcellus in the second match of the day. Edwardsburg advanced to the finals with a 3-1 win over Comstock.

Marcellus defeated Comstock 6-1 in the consolation match.

The Trojans grabbed a 2-0 halftime lead in the championship match on goals by Oracio Garcia and Jose Reyes.

The lead reached 4-0 on goals by Geraldo Maldonoado and Garcia in the second half.
Edwardsburg averted the shut out on a goal by Zach Karamalegos.

In its first match of the season, the Eddies got first half goals from Daniel Holston and Andy Boyles to grab a 2-0 lead.

Chris Holtrum had the second half goal for Edwardsburg.

Edwardsburg Invitational
Semifinals
Comstock…1
Edwardsburg…3
First Half

E – Daniel Holston 10th minute
E – Andy Boyles 26th minute

Second Half
C – Adam Eggleston 51st minute
E – Chris Hotrum 53rd minute

Championship
Sturgis…4
Edwardsburg…1
First Half

S – Oracio Garcia 13th minute
S – Jose Reyes 23rd minute

Second Half
S – Geraldo Maldonoado 39th minute
S- Garcia 45th minute
E – Zach Karamalegos 51st minute (assist by Luke Rohrman)

Varsity Record Eddies Record: 1-1

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