JAMIE BAKER / The Courier
MILLER CITY’S Abi Long, right, and Cory-Rawson’s Zoe Chisholm battle for the ball during Saturday’s nonconference girls soccer match at C-R. The Hornets scored a 2-0 win over the Wildcats.

RAWSON — Cory-Rawson scored in the first five minutes and the final five minutes in a 2-0 shutout of Miller City on Saturday.

Zoe Chisholm scored the first goal for the Hornets (4-1-1) at the 4:14 mark and Aylissa Shoemaker buried a shot nearly 72 minutes later.

Natalie Koenig saved 14 of C-R’s 16 shots on goal for the Wildcats (3-4-0).

Goals: (C-R) Zoe Chisholm & Aylissa Shoemaker 1. Assists: (C-R) Jocelyn Peterson & Shoemaker 1. Shots-on-goal: Miller City 2, Cory-Rawson 16. Saves: (MC) Natalie Koenig 14; (C-R) Evelyn Waltz 2.

Records: Miller City 3-4-0, Cory-Rawson 4-1-1.



OTTOVILLE — Four Ottoville players scored a goal as the Big Green bounced Delphos St. John’s 4-2 on Saturday in nonconference girls soccer.

Haley Hoersten, Kasey Knippen, Peyton Wannemaker and Aly Saxton found the net as Ottoville outshot the Bluejays 24-4 on its way to improving to 3-2.

Addison Mueller and Elly Wrasman scored for St. John’s.

Goals: (DSJ) Addison Mueller & Elly Wrasman; (Otto) Haley Hoersten, Kasey Knippen, Peyton Wannemaker & Aly Saxton. Shots-on-goal: Delphos St. John’s 4; Ottoville 24.

Records: Ottoville 3-2.



BLUFFTON — Riverdale and Bluffton both held leads in Saturday’s girls soccer match before settling on a 2-2 draw in a nonleague contest.

Hanna Breidenbach, scoring both goals for the Falcons (4-1-2), opened the scoring on a set piece just outside of the box at the midway point of the first half.

Laykin Garmatter for the Pirates (2-1-1) got on the board with less than four minutes to play in the first half and Kayla White buried a second-half penalty kick to take a 2-1 lead.

Riley Busch made nine saves for Bluffton.

Goals: (Riv) Hanna Breidenbach; (Blu) Laykin Garmatter & Kayla White 1. Assists: (Riv) Payton Rodriguez & Paige Rothlisberger 1; (Blu) Sophia Smucker 1. Shots-on-goal: Riverdale 13, Bluffton 15. Saves: (Riv) Katy Miller 9; (Blu) Riley Busch 9.

Records: Riverdale 4-1-2; Bluffton 2-1-1.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Riverdale, 6-0.

Boys Soccer



ARCHBOLD — While the shots on frame were close for Riverdale and Archbold, it was the Blue Streaks who found the back of the net en route to a 3-0 shutout win in nonleague action.

Elijah Zimmerman, Josh Kidder and Javier Peche scored a goal apiece to lead Archbold (6-1). Noah Cheney made 10 saves.

Ethan Shane saved seven shots to lead the Falcons (3-3-1), who were outshot just 11-10.

Goals: (Arch) Elijah Zimmerman, Josh Kidder & Javier Peche 1. Shots-on-goal: Riverdale 10, Archbold 11. Saves: (Riv) Ethan Shane 7; (Arch) Noah Cheney 10.

Records: Riverdale 3-3-1; Archbold 6-1.