Flyers blank Clay in SOC

Published 12:36 am Thursday, September 16, 2021


St. Joseph Flyers’ Dru Canter (4) attempts to block the path of Portsmouth Clay’s Evan Balestra during Tuesday’s game. St. Joseph won 8-0. (Photo By Tim Gearhart)

Jim Walker
jim.walker@irontontribune.com

The seniors celebrated Senior Night.
The St. Joseph Flyers six seniors helped spark an 8-0 shutout of the Portsmouth Clay Panthers 8-0 in a Southern Ohio Conference game on Tuesday.
Senior Elijah Rowe racked up a “haul” as he scored 4 goals while Zachary Johnson had 2 goals and both Landon Rowe and Wesley Neal had one goal each.
Johnson led with 4 assists, Brady Medinger had 2 assists and Aiden Deborde and Landon Rowe had one assist each.
Flyers’ goalkeeper had 5 saves as he recorded his second shutout.
St. Joseph amassed 26 shots with 17 on goal. The Flyers had 6 fouls, 9 corner kicks and 2 offside penalties.
Clay managed 9 shots with 5 on goal, 3 fouls, one corner kick and one offside penalty. Goalkeeper Robert Deal had 9 saves.
The other St. Joseph seniors are Dru Canter, Paul Delaney, Michael Mahlmeister, Blake Stuntebeck and Andrew White.
The Flyers (3-2, 2-0 SOC) plays at Lucasville Valley in a key league game on Thursday.