Irish undefeated in Kickapoo Shootout

Irish undefeated in Kickapoo Shootout

The SCHS Men's Varsity Soccer Team went undefeated in the 26th Annual Kickapoo Shootout this past weekend.  The tournament is hosted each year by Kickapoo High School.

The Fightin' Irish started the tournament on Thursday with a 4-1 win over class 1 Greenwood.  Goals scored by Calvin Sanders, Hunter Skornia, Landon Neale and Kaueh Huttenlocher propelled the team to victory.

Friday saw a rough and tumble game against class 4 Poplar Bluff.  The Irish fought hard and with goals by Reece Cornwell, Kaueh Huttenlocher, Calvin Sanders and Hunter Skornia, Catholic won the match 4-0.  The back line held strong and keeper Nick Gomez ended the game with his 6th shut-out of the season.

Saturday morning pitted the Irish against Sikeston, a class 3 school.  Nick Gomez and his defenders again ended the game with another shut-out.  Goals by Kaueh Huttenlocher and Calvin Sanders resulted in a final score of 2-0.

This was the second tournament of the year for the Irish and brought them to an 11-3 record.  The team will next play Central on Tuesday at home.