U13 Kickers soccer update

The Seaway Kickers U13 Mixed team improved to a 6-5 record on the season after hosting Nepean City August 9, at the Merkley Soccer Fields in Iroquois. 

Scoring started early, at the five minute mark with a breakaway goal by Travis McInnis which made it 1-0, Seaway. 

McInnis scored his second on the night at the 21 minute mark making, and then it was over to John Coligan who rounded out the first half scoring at the 34 minute mark for a 3-0 Kickers’ lead.

Despite a concerted defensive effort by Nepean City as play resumed, Seaway continued to dominate on the pitch. 

David Swerdfeger scored at the 47 minute mark, Kaeghan Lowson at the 50 minute mark and Kaspar Furo at the 54 minute mark making it 6-0 for the Kickers. 

Devin Vandermeer and Brayden Blacquiere-Rizk closed out scoring as the U13 Mixed team defeated Nepean City 8-0.

Goalie Shawn Dowson recorded his third straight shutout and his fifth on the season. 

The team hosts the Ottawa Royals for their final regular season game on August 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Iroquois.

In other action the U13 girls split a pair of games.

On August 7, the Kickers lost to the Ottawa Royal, 1-0. After a scoreless first half, Ottawa counted early in the second half and then hung on for the win. 

Their second game of the week was on August 9, when they handed the visiting Nepean City girls a 3-0 loss.

Seaway led 1-0 at the half on a goal from Morgan Byvelds, and early in the second half, Kristyn VanHoof scored to make it 2-0. Rebecca Ferguson scored late in the second half for the 3-0 Seaway win. 

Goalies Jane MacDonald and Jayme Henry shared the shutout. 

The team finishes their regular season in Iroquois, on August 14, at 6:30 p.m.


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