Prep Soccer Roundup: Montel leads Bluffton to NWC victory

VAN WERT — Jesse Montel scored three times and goalkeeper Nic Essinger needed to make only save as Bluffton romped past Lincolnview 6-0 on Tuesday in a Northwest Conference boys soccer match.
Montel also assisted on a goal for the Pirates (5-2, 2-0 NWC), while Luke Young recorded two goals and an assist, freshman Collin Oglesbe netted a goal and Jordan Siferd had an assist.
Bluffton outshot the Lancers (1-6, 1-2 NWC) 25-1.

goals: (Blu) Jesse Montel 3, Luke Young 2, Collin Oglesbe 1. Assists: (Blu) Young, Montel, Jordan Siferd. shots-on-goal: Bluffton 25, Lincolnview 1. saves: (Blu) Nic Essinger 1, (Linc) Jessee Creed 19.
records: Bluffton 5-2, 2-0 Northwest Conference; Lincolnview 1-6, 1-2 NWC.

VAN VERT — Bryce Schroeder scored twice Tuesday and Braden Fortman tallied three assists as Ottawa-Glandorf defeated Van Wert 5-1 in a Western Buckeye League boys soccer game.
Drew Kuhlman, Connor Niese and Ben Schaub also scored for O-G (6-1, 2-1 WBL). Ethan Alt had one save.
Eli Eager scored for Van Wert (1-6, 0-3 WBL).

goals: (O-G) Bryce Schroeder 2, Drew Kuhlman, Connor Niese, Ben Schaub. (VW) Eli Eager. Assists: (O-G) Braden Fortman 3, Chad Duling. shots-on-goal: Ottawa-Glandorf 23, van Wert 2. saves: (O-G) Ethan Alt 1. (VW) Ryan Hollingsworth 18.
records: Ottawa-Glandorf 6-1, 2-1 Western Buckeye League; Van Wert 1-6, 0-3 WBL.

Girls soccer
CONVOY — Ella Poling and Bella East each scored twice as previously winless Ada defeated Convoy Crestview 7-2 in a Northwest Conference girls soccer match Tuesday.
Katie Butterfield, McKenzie Long and Hailey Callahan also scored for the Bulldogs (1-4-1, 1-1 NWC) who outshot the Knights (0-6, 0-3) 44-6 on the day.

goals: (Ada) Ella Poling & Bella East 2, Katie Butterfield, McKenzie Long & Hailey Callahan. Assists: (Ada) Caitlyn Stover 2, East & Long. shots-on-goal: Ada 44; Convoy Crestview 6. saves: (Ada) Anney Archer 4.
records: Ada 1-4-1 overall, 1-1 Northwest Conference; Convoy Crestview 0-6, 0-3 NWC.


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