Redbirds win over Knights, fall to Potters in week two
In week two of regular season action, the Metamora boys varsity soccer faced Morton and Richwoods.
Morton 4, Metamora 0
At Morton Sept. 2, the Redbirds fell in their first Mid-Illini Conference match of the season, 4-0.
The Potters, 2013 M-I conference champions, were able to get one by Metamora’s defense in the first half and then added their last three in the second.
Metamora was outshot on goal, 28-4. Goalkeeper Owen Greenfield finished with eight saves.
Metamora 1, Richwoods 0
Against Richwoods Saturday, Metamora was able to pull through for a 1-0 shutout with extra minutes on the clock.
Josh Opper was able to get the lone goal past the Knights defense in the 83rd minute.
Metamora outshot Richwoods, 19-14. Josh Classen was in the net and finished with 11 saves.