Dowagiac blanks Gull Lake, 2-0Published 9:01am Thursday, October 8, 2009
RICHLAND – A pair of second half goals lifted the Dowagiac soccer team to a 2-0 win over host Gull Lake in a Wolverine Conference match Wednesday night.
Craig Zebell opened the scoring with 30:16 remaining in the match as he scored on a penalty kick.
The Chieftains added an insurance goal four minutes later to make it 2-0.
This time it was Derek Simpson finding the back of the net for Dowagiac.
Andrew Cripe picked up an assist on the Simpson goal.
“We played for 80 total minutes,” Dowagiac coach Mike Williams said. “We did well marking tight and cutting off their passes. It was the best we have played all year.”
Dowagiac 0, Gull Lake 0
D – Craig Zebell 50th minute penalty kick
D – Derek Simpson 60th minute
Shots on goal
Gull Lake 25
BUCHANAN – The Bucks blanked Cassopolis 8-0 in a Lakeland Conference Tournament match Wednesday night.
Richie Reed had a hat trick for Buchanan, which got two goals from Tony Payne.
Buchanan 7, Cassopolis 0
B – Tony Payne 39:42 (Ryan Catalano assist)
B – Tony Payne 29:44 (Dylan Arnold assist)
B – Richie Reed 25:51 (Catalano assist)
B – Reed 24:00 (Catalano assist)
B – Catalano 14:11 (Arnold assist)
B – Tye Payne 10:15 (Reed assist)
B – Reed 1:33 (Catalano assist)
B – Tyler Powers 20:59 (Tony Payne assist)