Girls Soccer: Apollo too much for Cards
ST. CLOUD — Ashley Kesler netted two first-half goals to lead St. Cloud Apollo to a 4-1 Central Lakes Conference win over Willmar on Thursday.
The teams both had six shot on goal but the Eagles were able to convert two more into goals in the second half.
Kesler scored eight minute into the game and Willmar tied it when Shelby Schneider scored on an assist from Ingrid Figenskau four minutes later.
But Kesler’s second goal at 22 minutes proved to be the game-winner.
The Cardinals play a non-conference match against Worthington at 5 p.m. Saturday at Kennedy School.
SC Apollo 4, Willmar 1
Willmar (1-2) 1 0 — 1
St. Cloud Apollo (1-1-1) 2 2 — 4
FIRST HALF – A: Ashley Kesler 8:00 … W: Shelby Schneider (Ingrid Figenskau) 12:00 … A: Kesler 22:00
SECOND HALF – A: Courtney Theison 57:00 … A: Emily Riynck 72:00
SHOTS ON GOAL – Apollo: 6 … Willmar: 6
GOALIE SAVES – Apollo: name not available … Willmar: Laura Christianson 2