Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

4 Shots, 3 Goals: CBC Tops Desmet

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

4 Shots, 3 Goals: CBC Tops Desmet

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The CBC Cadets were nothing if not efficient Saturday night at DeSmet.

The Cadets, ranked No. 1 in the Post-Dispatch large-schools soccer poll, managed just four shots but scored on three of them in a 3-0 victory over the third-ranked Spartans.

"I can't remember the last time we won with so few shots," said CBC coach Terry Michler. "But DeSmet didn't have many shots, either. This was no classic soccer game. We basically forgot about soccer and just battled it out from penalty area to penalty area. "We didn't create a lot of chances, but we made the most of the ones we had, and we did what we needed to do on defense." The Cadets (17-2-2) have really turned it on. Since a 3-0 loss to Mehlville in pool play of the CYC/Bob Guelker Memorial Tournament on Sept. 26, they're 11-0-1. "This team has really come of age quickly," Michler said. DeSmet (17-6-1) controlled play through much of the game. But the Spartans weren't able to generate much offense, either. …

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