St. Anthony Wins, EHS Drops Loss As Soccer Season Opens


Published on March 10 2021 6:39 am
Last Updated on March 10 2021 6:39 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony High School opened the soccer season by blanking Vandalia, 5-0 Tuesday.

"We had a great game," said St. Anthony Coach Martin Reyes. "We have many new players in new positions, but defense did very well."

Wade Lawrence, a senior, opened the scoring by connecting twice in the first half. Kevin Gonzales, a junior, scored the third goal to close the first half.

Lawrence opened the second half with his third goal and Trey Brummer, a senior, scored the fifth goal.

"Our defense played very well," said Reyes. "Andrew Dust, Adam Brandenburger, Joshua Blanchette and Eric Deters did great on defense."


At Mount Zion

In the first outing for Effingham, the Hearts fell to host Mount Zion, 7-0.