WAUSAU – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic soccer team won its second-straight game with a dominating 5-1 win over Wausau Newman Catholic on Tuesday in nonconference action.
Alex Edwards scored in the third minute, and Kellen Delaney and Tyler Linzmeier added goals before halftime to give the Dons a 3-0 lead.
Edwards and Grant Olson scored in the opening 14 minutes of the second half to make it 5-0. Newman scored its only goal with less than 2 minutes left.
Wyatt Drexler saved five of the six shots sent his way in goal for the Dons (5-2, 1-1 Central Wisconsin Conference).
Columbus Catholic's scheduled game against Gresham/Bowler on Thursday has been cancelled.
Dons 5, Cardinals 1 Columbus Catholic 3 2 – 5 Newman Catholic 0 1 – 1 First half: 1. CC, Alex Edwards (Grant Olson), 2:22; 2. CC, Kellen Delaney (Cy Becker), 34:56; 3. CC, Tyler Linzmeier (Edwards), 41:18. Second half: 4. CC, Edwards (Delaney), 58:51; 5. CC, Olson (Becker), 80:56; 6. NC, No. 29 (No. 7, roster not provided). Total shots: Columbus Catholic 23; Newman Catholic 9. Shots on goal: CC 15; NC 6. Corner kicks: CC 5; NC 1. Saves: CC, Wyatt Drexler 5; NC, not reported. Records: Columbus Catholic 5-2; Newman Catholic 0-1-1.