The Hillcrest Lutheran Academy Boys Soccer Team defeated the Crookston Pirates at home on Tuesday by the score of 5–0. Senior Captain, Cole Peterson, collected his third shutout of the season stopping 4 shots on goal by the Pirates.
At 25 minutes, Emil Boe took in a beautiful pass up the middle from Mateus Gjerme and scored. Two minutes later, Isak Ostevold placed a shot in the upper right corner of the Pirate net off an assist from Emil Boe. At 33 minutes, freshman, Drew Fischer was taken down in the box and the Comets were awarded a PK, but, the resultant shot was not on frame and the opportunity was lost.
Five minutes into the second half, Rolf Fluge scored off an assist from Nathan Aanes. Two minutes later, Isak Ostevold scored his second goal of the contest off an assist from Mateus Gjerme. The Comets final goal of the game came at 57 minutes. Emil Boe scored off an assist from Isak Ostevold.
“The Comets saw excellent defense today from David Azjon and Matthew Knutson, limiting the Pirate attacks on the Comet net.”
The Comets, now 7-3-1, travel to EGF on Thursday for an evening conference game under the lights.