Byron girls soccer has positive week
K-M soccer girls stopped by Wingers
Kasson-Mantorville’s girls soccer team lost their final regular-season game, 2-1, to Red Wing, on Saturday, October 9. (K-M) Kaylee Narveson, 1 goal; Elle Hager, 1 assist; Goalie: Elizabeth Johnson, 8 saves.
Lady KoMets soccer team takes two ties
It was a competitive week for the Kasson-Mantorville girls soccer squad. Starting the action on Tuesday, October 5, K-M traveled to St. Peter Middle School, and they battled the Saints to a 1-1 final tally. Back on the pitch, Thursday, the KoMets once again played a 1-1 game, but this time versus the Byron Bears.
(St. Peter Game) Kasson-Mantorville: Kaylee Narveson, 1 goal; Makenzie Carrier, 1 assist; Goalie: Elizabeth Johnson, 6 saves.
(Byron Game) Kasson-Mantorville: Delaney Awe had 1 goal.
Byron girls soccer beats Albert Lea
On Monday, October 4, the Byron soccer girls beat Albert Lea, 3-0. Thursday’s meeting with the powerhouse KoMets was a true battle of the undefeateds, and fittingly, the Lady Bears played Kasson-Mantorville to a nil-nil deadlock.
(Albert Lea Game) The Bears got it done on the road, shutting-out Albert Lea and claiming a 29-4 shot advantage. Goal (1) came off a corner kick from Olivia Amundson, to the head of Briella Babcock. Goal (2) was a perfectly slotted ball by Paige Halder, to Olivia Amundson. Goal (3) was an Aubrey Akervik rebound-winner off the crossbar.
Byron: Olivia Amundson, 1 goal, 1 assist; Aubrey Akervik, 1 goal; Briella Babcock,
1 goal; Paige Halder, 1 assist. Goalie: Emily Anderson, 3 saves.
(K-M Game) This was a great game, going back-and-forth against two heavyweights. Both teams were undefeated in the conference, with the conference title on the line. Ending in a 1-1 tie, the Bears and the KoMets go down as co- champs. Byron finished the regular season 10-2- 3. Byron: Paige Halder, 1 goal; Kasson-Mantorville: Delaney Awe, 1 goal.