Traverse City, MI – September 7, 2019 – The Marquette Redmen boys varsity soccer team finished a sweep of downstate teams this weekend by beating Traverse City Central 5-2 on Saturday after beating Petoskey on Friday night 4-3.
Senior captain Trevor Salmon started the scoring off a header goal assisted by freshman Max Dawson. Dawson then made it 2-0 off a Salmon pass. TCC cut the lead to one before Salmon put in a Mack Vezina (senior) corner kick with seven seconds remaining in the first half.
Marquette made it 4-1 off another Dawson goal assisted by Salmon early in the second half. TCC scored with 12 minutes remaining and on the ensuing kick off after the goal, Salmon completed a Hat-trick by scoring right from the kick off; catching the TCC goalkeeper too far out from his net.
Sophomore Harrison Anthos faced six shots in net for Marquette.
“Really great team effort both days, great forward play, makes it easy when everyone is giving it their all” – head coach Dan Menze
Information submitted by Dan Salmon Photo – senior defender Cross Lakenen clears a ball against Traverse City Central