Altamont Advances in Regional Action


Published on October 8 2012 7:26 am
Last Updated on October 8 2012 7:26 am
Written by Millie Lange

OLNEY -- Altamont High School advanced from opening round action in the Class 1A Olney Soccer Regional Friday.

Altamont took on host Olney and edged the Tigers 2-1. Olney opened the scoring at the 13:44 mark with a goal. Altamont came back to tie the score when Ryan Mayhaus scored at 26:17. Brandon Walk then provided the winning goal at 36:16.

The Indians took 11 shots, seven on goal. Childerson had five goal keeper saves.

Olney took seven shots, six on goal and had five keeper saves.

Altamont advances to face top-seeded Teutopolis at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in the second match. The third match will have Effingham St. Anthony taking on Mount Carmel at 6:30. The winners advance to the title match Saturday at noon.