CBC Cadets Defeat DeSmet Spartans in PK’s for District Title 

The CBC Cadets celebrate their District Title , won in PK’s 5-4 with Cameron Meyer guessing correctly on Jack Klingler’s effort low left (pic below) The Cadets, who end every practice with a PK competition , came in with the shooters chosen via this cauldron. PHOTO GALLERY – CBC Cadets v DeSmet Spartans The shooters […]

DeSmet and Lindbergh Earn Top Seeds in Class 4 District Soccer

Seeding and schedules for the Missouri High School Boys District soccer playoffs have begun rolling out for the large schools now. Schedules can be found on the MSHSAA website under District Playoffs. They are also being added to my St. Louis Soccer calendar of Club, College and Pro events in the region. Class 4, District […]

Vianney Soccer Captures CBC Tournament Crown

Saturday night was alright for Vianney soccer as they earned a late draw against DeSmet, capturing the CBC Tournament crown on points. Their 2-0-1 record, with a single goal scored in each game and two shutouts, providing 12 points to 10 for DeSmet who finished 1-0-2 during the week. The Golden Griffins were the only […]

DeSmet and CBC Battle to Scoreless Draw

The nightcap of the CBC Soccer Tournament on Thursday featured the DeSmet Spartans and CBC Cadets who battled to a scoreless draw. While no goals were scored, it felt as if it was just a question of time. The Spartans had the greater opportunities, with bad back passes both early and late by CBC, almost […]

DeSmet Spartans Open CBC Tourney with Win over SLUH

The DeSmet Spartans got a pair of goals late in the second half on Tuesday to earn a 2-0 win over the SLUH Jr. Billikens to open the CBC Tournament. SLUH is the two-time defending champions of the tournament but face an uphill battle now. PHOTO GALLERY – DeSmet v SLUH The first goal was […]

CBC Soccer Tournament

The CBC Soccer Tournament opens Tuesday (tonight) and runs through Saturday with a pair of games Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The round-robin affair will be determined by points earned (see below) and the hosts hope to earn the hardware for the first time since 2012 when they beat SLUH and Vianney and finished with a […]

MCC Minute – Spartans Come Up Short

The Desmet Spartans, winners of five prior State Championships, looked to add one to the second hand for the program’s sixth title. While knocking off MCC rivals CBC and SLUH on their journey, including a hard-fought 1-0 win over Lafayette in the quarterfinals, the Spartans were looking on Friday to get by a tough (25-1-1) […]

DeSmet Spartans Limit Nixa, Earn Finals Berth

The DeSmet Spartans saw Nick Hanson’s fourth goal in five games almost go to waste Friday when a goalkeeping error by Connor Range gifted the Nixa Eagles a tying goal. Parker Crawford buried his shot after picking up a poor clearing pass in the ninth minute, just four minutes after Hanson scored. Hanson, as he […]

Missouri Boys High School Soccer Final Four

The Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) boys soccer tournament comes to its conclusion this weekend at the World Wide Technology Park in Fenton. Returning to it’s roots in fine fashion last weekend for the Small Schools, it will be the Class 3 and Class 4 programs who will challenge for the State trophy […]

MCC Minute – Final Four Comes Calling for the DeSmet Spartans

While the MCC represented the St. Louis area soccer scene well this year, placing 4 of the top 5 spots in the STL Today large school rankings, only one school would have the opportunity to advance from one of the St. Louis regions…and that squad was Desmet. On Tuesday evening, the Spartans traveled to SLUH […]