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Weekend Sports Roundup: Explorers win soccer title

posted Aug 29 2016 8:54 AM

published August 29 2016 6:24 AM by The Riverbender


EXPLORERS WIN ST. ANTHONY TITLE: Marquette Catholic brought home the title in the Effingham St. Anthony Tournament over the weekend, defeating Greenville 3-1 in their final match to claim the crown.

Christ Hartrich scored twice for the 4-0 Explorers, assisted by Noah Fahnestock and Zach Weinman; Weinman had the third goal for the Explorers in the match, with Hartrich assisting.

Earlier in the day, Marquette shut out Carlyle 5-0; Trent Dietliker scored twice for the Explorers, with Jiggy Veloff, Patrick Keenan and Hartrich goaling. Fahnestock had two assists and Weinman, Aaron Boulch and Brendan Nickloy also getting assists. Marquette opened the tournament with a 3-0 win over Harrisburg Friday.

Next up for Marquette is Lebanon on the road Tuesday.


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