Soccer team comes up short
The Waupaca Comet boys’ soccer team came out on the short end of a 1-0 score Monday, Sept. 26, in a nonconference matchup with Menasha St. Mary Central.
Nick Peters scored the game’s only goal four minutes into the second half as the Zephyrs outshot the Comets 8-3. Goalkeeper Eric Cummings made seven saves for the Comets.
Waupaca also played Marshfield Columbus, Sheboygan Falls and New London Saturday, Sept. 24, in a quadrangular at Waupaca High School and also dropped Eastern Valley Conference games to Little Chute and Freedom. Little Chute handed Waupaca a 3-0 defeat Thursday, Sept. 22, while Freedom blanked the Comets 1-0 Monday, Sept. 20.
Waupaca played at Winneconne Tuesday, Sept. 27, and will head to the Waupun Double Duel at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, before hosting Appleton Xavier at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4.