Braving the cold winds to shutout Bowden 4-0, a first for the team’s goalie, the U18s are starting to take shape into a dominating soccer team with good chances to making finals.
The U18s beat Three Hills 6-1 on May 12.
“We have a skilled team this year,” said coach Martin McSween. “We are hoping to be in the finals again for the district this year but we will be taking each game as a new challenge one game at a time.”
eeds to work on their specific positions and movement on the field, but the players are keen and are starting to mold into a tight knit group.
“The challenge for us coaches is to unify those skills to form a cohesive unit and that is where we are still weak,” McSween said.
The U18s have time to work out the kinks before their away game against Crossfield on Thursday, May 21. The team’s next homegame is scheduled for June 2, against Olds.
Regular season games run until June 11, with playoffs being held the week of June 14 to 19, and finals on June 20 in Acme and Linden.