The boys soccer team took an early 2-0 lead against the Wichita Warriors on goals by Dylan Lear and Max Cary. The Warriors did come back to tie it at two, Both teams had some goal opportunities but none found the net and the game ended with the score knotted at 2 each. Next week the boys will play the Classical School on Monday. Game time will be 4:30 with a B-Team scrimmage to follow lasting around 30 minutes.
The Seventh grade matches for Saturday have been moved from St. Francis to St. Thomas. Match times and opponents remain the same. We have also received notice of the sites for the end of year league tournament. The eighth graders will be at St. Francis, seventh graders at Blessed Sacrament, and sixth graders at Holy Cross. The tournaments will start no earlier than October 13.
While working around Outdoor Ed, the Holy Cross sports teams had a soccer game on Thursday and then seven volleyball matches on Saturday. The boys soccer team continues to show improvement but fell to CCA in their game. The Sixth and Eighth grade teams went 1-1 in their matches and the Seventh Grade team 1-2. This week will be just as busy as the soccer team will play the Wichita Warriors on Thursday. The game will be at Holy Cross with a 4:30 start. They will have regular practice on Monday and Tuesday The volleyball teams will each have two matches on Saturday. The Eighth Grade team will be at Magdalen with matches at 8:30 and 9:15. The Seventh Grade team is at St, Francis with matches 12:15 and 1:00. The Sixth grade teams will be at St. Mary Derby and play at 10:00 and 11:30. Volleyball will have regular practice schedule for the week.
The girl's volleyball teams were all in action Saturday with each team having two matches. The Sixth Graders were at Collegiate for two morning games. They dropped a hard fought three game match to St. Joseph but rebounded with a two game victory over St. Thomas. The Seventh Grade team also went one and one in its matches. They lost their first match in three to St. Thomas but also came back with a strong victory over St. Jude. The Eighth Grade team lost two matches in games at St. Mary in Derby. The first match was a close one against St. Francis and the second was a loss to Collegiate. Thanks to all who helped work the matches we had Saturday at Holy Cross for the 7th grade games. It was a long day and I appreciate all who helped. We will host eighth grade games this Saturday starting at 8:30. See link if you are able to help out. Photos from 7th grade match with St. Jude
The Holy Cross boys soccer team defeated the Wichita Defenders by a score of 5-2 on a game Thursday afternoon. It was a great comeback win for the boys who went into the second half down 2-1. They were much more aggressive in the second half and outscored the Defenders 4-0 in that half. Remember Tuesday's Game at CCA starts at 4:00 p.m. The happy boys and coaches following Thursday's victory. First game wearing the new soccer jerseys
The Holy Cross volleyball teams began the season with a 5-1 record on the opening Saturday of play. The sixth grade team defeated Resurrection and St. Peter both in two games. The seventh graders defeated St. Anne in two and St. Mary Derby in three. The eighth dropped their first match against All Saints but rebounded against St. Patrick in the second for a win .
The boys fought hard in their two soccer games this past week but dropped contests to the Wichita Warriors on Tuesday and Elyria on Thursday. We have a lot of young inexperienced players who are showing good improvement each game. Next week we have a game here at Holy Cross on Thursday against the Wichita Home School Defenders. The game will start at 4:30.
This week the soccer team will have two away games. Tuesday, they will play the Wichita Warriors at the AYSO field at 1500 N. Ridge. The players will leave from Holy Cross at 3:30. Thursday, the boys will be at Eylria Christian School in Elyria, Kansas. The team will depart from Holy Cross at 3:00. If you are able to help transport please meet by the gym prior to departure.