COLUMBUS CATHOLIC SOCCER TOPS NORTHLAND LUTHERAN FOR FIRST CWC WIN
KRONENWETTER – Dylan Porter scored a pair of goals and Wyatt Drexler had 10 saves in goal to push the Marshfield Columbus Catholic soccer team to a 3-1 win over Northland Lutheran on Thursday in Central Wisconsin Conference action.
The Dons improve to 2-0-3 overall and 1-0-1 in the CWC with the victory.
Zach Olson scored in the 7th minute, on an assist from John Garneeau, to put Columbus Catholic on the board.
Northland Lutheran countered when Austin Hafermann scored at the 25:19 mark.
About 7½ minutes later, Porter put the Dons on top for good.
Porter added his second goal, on a Tyler Linzmeier assist, 2:06 into the second half and Columbus was able to hold on from there.
Northland Lutheran outshot the Dons 11-9 on goal, but Drexler came up big with the 10 saves.
The Dons will host Gresham/Bowler at 5 p.m. Monday at Griese Park.
Dons 3, Wildcats 1 Columbus Catholic 2 1 – 3 Northland Lutheran 1 0 – 1 First half: 1. CC, Zach Olson (John Garneau), 6:49; 2. NL, Austin Hafermann, 25:19; 3. CC, Dylan Porter, 33:01. Second half: 4. CC, Porter (Linzmeier), 47:06. Total shots: Columbus Catholic 16; Northland Lutheran 17. Shots on goal: CC 9; NL 11. Corner kicks: CC 6, NL 3. Saves: CC, Wyatt Drexler 10. NL, Gabe Gavinski 6. Records: Columbus Catholic 2-0-3, 1-0-1 Central Wisconsin Conference; Northland Lutheran not reported.