The Seaway Kickers Under-15 Mixed team claimed a 3-1 win against the visiting Nepean City Storm M2 team on July 21, at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois.
Seaway opened the scoring at the 27th minute of the first half, with a one-timer high in the right corner of Nepean City’s goal by forward Travis McInnis, his league leading 16th goal of the season.
Five minutes later, he scored his second of the night, his17th of the season, to give the Kickers a 2-0 lead at half-time.
Seaway forward David Swerdfeger opened the scoring in the second half with a shot low in the right corner, besting Nepean City’s goalkeeper at the 49th minute.
The Storm rallied in the second half, scoring at the 58th minute on Seaway goalkeeper Shawn Dowson to cut the Kickers advantage to 3-1.
Seaway’s defense shut down any further drives at the net, to hold on for the 3-1 win.
Goalkeepers David Swerdfeger and Shawn Dowson shared the win.
The Kickers continue to lead the Under-15 Mixed division in the South Side League with nine wins and two losses.
The U15-Mixed team next visits the Ottawa Internationals team at Bruff Park in Ottawa South, July 28. Kick-off is at 6:30 p.m.