Kickers on track for undefeated season
OTTAWA – The Seaway Kickers U13M team visited the Ottawa Internationals M2 team August 15, at Brewer Park in Ottawa, hand kept their undefeated season intact with a 6-1 win.
Action started at the four minute mark in the first half with a goal by Ottawa Internationals forward Isaac Gaudreau, breaking through Seaway’s defense; besting Seaway goalkeeper Shawn Dowson high and on the left side, 1-0 Internationals.
With the pressure on and an undefeated season record to maintain, the Kickers applied pressure to the Internationals, breaking through their defence with a drive by Seaway midfielder John Coligan, tying the game, 1-1, at the 18 minute mark.
Seaway midfielder Devon Dumoulin landed the go-ahead goal at the 22 minute mark, making it 2-1 Seaway. Forwards Connor Dumoulin and David Swerdfeger added a goal a piece at the 30 and 32 minute marks, Seaway leading 4-1 at half-time.
Devon Dumoulin scored his second on the night early in the second half, and Connor Dumoulin added his second of the night at the 67 minute mark in the game.
Final score, Seaway Kickers 6, Ottawa Internationals 1.
Dowson and Kendrew Byers shared the win as goalkeepers. The Seaway Kickers U13M team concludes their season August 22, at Ottawa TLC West in Vanier, against the Ottawa Internationals M1 team. Game starts at 6:30 p.m.
Kickers U13 Girls team gets first shutout
IROQUOIS – The Kickers U13 Girls team hosted the Ottawa Internationals G2 team on August 13 at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois where they came up with a big 6-0 shutout.
Cameryn Broad started off the scoring early in the first half, followed by a goal by Helene Bygott, 2-0 Seaway at half-time.
The Kickers continued their lead with a goal by Kristyn VanHoof early in the second, followed by goals from Gracie Perry and Kiana Fredette.
VanHoof netted her second of the night late in the second half, final score Seaway Kickers 6, Ottawa Internationals 0.
Cameryn Broad and Kristyn VanHoof shared the shutout in goal, the first shutout for the team this season.
The U13 Girls team will finish off their season in Ottawa, on August 20, coverage will be in next week’s Leader.
U18 Kickers win big at home
IROQUOIS – The U18 Mixed team hosted Nepean City on August 15 in a high-scoring game that saw Seaway leading 6-1 at the half and winning 14-1.
Goals were scored by Travis McNeilly(4), Cameron Chayer(3), Ryan Froats(2), Nash Nesbitt-Johnson(1), Evan Mullin(1), Nathan Scarr(1), Clay Dumoulin(1) and Quinn Smail(1). Noah Picotte claims the win in goal.
The U18 Mixed team will conclude their season August 22 at home, when they host the Nepean Hotspurs M2 team. Game time is at 6:30 p.m.
U15 Girls shutout Nepean
IROQUOIS – The U15 Girls team shut out the Nepean Hotspurs G1 team August 14, at home in Iroquois.
Jane Van Morrsel netted the lone goal for the Kickers.
The team plays two games to finish the season, hosting the Ottawa Royals G1 team on August 20, then playing Nepean City in Nepean on August 21.
Mixed results for U13 Mixed team at tournament
KEMPTVILLE – The Seaway Kickers U13M team competed at the SouthSide Soccer League annual “FunDay” tournament August 18, playing three games.
Game one against the Ottawa Internationals M1 team ended with a 3-0 shutout win. Connor Dumoulin netted two for the Kickers and Kurt Cutler one with Shawn Dowson and Kendrew Byers sharing the shutout.
Game two saw the Kickers win a 6-0 shutout over the Nepean City M2 team. Scoring for the Kickers were Aaron Tibben(2), Connor Dumoulin(1), Jacob Byvelds(1), Kurt Cutler(1) and Brayden Blacquiere-Rizk(1). Dowson and Byers shared the shutout.
Game Three saw the Ottawa Internationals M3 team shut out the Kickers 1-0.