Emmanuel Christian Eagles win senior soccer title in shootout

FERGUS – The Emmanuel Christian Eagles won their second District 4 high school senior boys’ championship in three years when they prevailed in Wednesday’s final on their home field in Victoria Park in Fergus.

The Eagles edged the defending champion Norwell Varsity Reds 1-0 in a shootout.

Jonah VanSydenborgh claimed the shutout in the Emmanuel Christian net.

The championship win avenged a title-game loss to Norwell in Fergus last year.

This year’s final marked the third consecutive year the title was decided at Victoria Park as the Eagles nipped the Westside Thunder there in the 2017 final.

 

  • Guelph Sports Journal