The William Chrisman boys soccer team got off to a good start for the 2018 season.
The Bears got four goals from four different players in a 4-0 win against Winnetonka in the first round of the Winnetonka Tournament Tuesday at Staley High School.
Braxton Saye, Dylan Gillpatrick, Joseph Salazar and Tom Beem each had one goal. Beem, Christian Meza and Adam Hamilton each had an assist in a game that Chrisman outshot the Griffins 19-5 on goal.
The Bears advance to today’s 5:15 p.m. semifinals against Savannah or Lincoln Prep.
GRANDVIEW 2, FORT OSAGE 1: Fort Osage dropped into the consolation bracket of the Winnetonka Invitational with a loss to Grandview Tuesday at Staley High School.
The Indians couldn’t recover from a 2-1 halftime deficit in its season opener.
Jake Lammering scored the Indians’ lone goal. The game was interrupted by a lightning delay with about 10 minutes remaining, but the Indians couldn’t get the equalizer after it resumed.
Fort Osage meets Ruskin at 3:30 p.m. today in a consolation semifinal.
BLUE SPRINGS SOUTH 6, ST. MICHAEL 1: Blue Springs South bounced back from Saturday’s 3-2 loss to Truman in the Raytown South Tournament with a decisive win over St. Michael the Archangel Catholic in a consolation game Monday night.
Bryce Millican had two goals and an assist and Dumaga Ihenacho added a goal and an assist to lead the Jaguars to the win.
The Jaguars jumped to a 3-0 lead in the first half. Brett Vaughn scored on an assist from Parker Welch in the ninth minute. Zach Carter scored on a pass from Ihenacho in the 38th minute, and Ihenacho made it 3-0 just a minute later on a Will Sheridan assist.
St. Michael scored in the 45th minute to make it 3-1, but Thomas Froholt scored on Millican’s assist in the 52nd. A minute later Millican scored from Dylan Shuker, and Millican capped it with an unassisted goal in the 71st minute.
OAK GROVE 2, CLINTON 1: The Panthers faced a 1-0 deficit, but came back to score two goals of their own to earn a non-conference home victory against the Cardinals Tuesday.
Drake Mahurin scored on a header in the 45th minute and Isaiah Weathers came up clutch with a goal in the 79th minute, helping the Panthers improve to 1-2.