Belleville East Lancers Advance to Metro Cup Consolation Final

The Belleville East Lancers shrugged off Monday’s narrow 1-2 loss to Rochester and defeated the Marquette Explorers 2-0 on Wednesday to advance to the Metro Cup Consolation Final Saturday. They will face Springfield, who lost 0-3 to Triad on Monday before defeating Waterloo 2-1 Wednesday. PHOTO GALLERY – Belleville East v Marquette The goals were […]

2017 Metro Cup Opens Illinois High School Soccer Season

The llinois High School soccer season opens today and the 2017 Metro Cup Tourney always ensures the season starts with a burst of competitive juices for the participating team. There are two brackets, the large school Adidas bracket being played at Edwardsville and Belleville West High Schools and the small school Nike Bracket being played […]

Edwardsville Tigers Top Seed in Illinois Class 3A Soccer Regionals

The seeding and brackets for the Class 3A Illinois High School Association Boys Soccer tournament have been released. The Edwardsville Tigers have captured the top seed among the area teams in the two Regional brackets, at O’Fallon and Granite City. They will compete to advance to the Peoria Notre Dame Sectional tournament. Hosting for the […]

Rochester Gets Late Winner vs Belleville East

The Rochester Rockets grabbed a late win against the Belleville East Lancers Monday night to open the season for both teams. Amanda Williams (#8 above)  scored the game winner on a 22 yard direct kick in the 73rd minute. Photo Gallery – Belleville East vs Rochester Rockets The Belleville East Lancers came out strong to […]

Illinois High School Soccer Playoff Results

The Illinois High School Soccer playoffs are well underway with Quarterfinals (or Super Sectional) play tonight in Class 1A represented by Columbia (blue in photo above from CYC title loss to Class 4 Timberland). The Eagles are battling for a Final 4 spot or as they note in their twitter feed #unfinishedbusiness The Class 2A […]

Edwardsville Wins Home Opener over Belleville East

Via the Edwardsville Intelligencer, by Matthew Kamp who offers the best coverage of the Tigers at @Kamper317 Edwardsville scored five first-half goals, and it added two more in the second half for a 7-0 victory over visiting Belleville East. The seven goals were the most scored by the Tigers since defeating Civic Memorial 7-1 on […]