FARIBAULT, MINN. - A productive offense and strong goalkeeping gave Shattuck-St. Mary’s Boys U17DA soccer team the perfect combination for an 8-0 victory against Des Moines Menace on Sunday in Faribault, Minn.
Fifteen minutes into the game, Logan Haustein ‘19 was fouled inside the penalty area and awarded a penalty kick which Danny Flores ‘20 capitalized on to put SSM on the board 1-0. Nehemias Rubio ‘20 quickly added another goal for the Sabres after connecting with a pass from Haustein inside the 18 to put the Sabres up 2-0 at the 24-minute mark.
The scoring trend continued through the rest of the game as Wylie Trujillo ‘20, Brandon Cobb ‘19, Cade Thomson ‘20 (2), Brody Phan ‘21, and Danny Flores ‘20 all scored before the final buzzer. Christian Burkhart ‘19 recorded the shutout win in goal.
The Sabres will begin Development Academy play this weekend in Michigan as they take on Crew SC Academy Wolves and Vardar.