St. Charles College Boys Soccer Teams Take Top Honours
On Wednesday, May 26th, St. Charles College senior boys soccer team captured their 6th city championship in seven years by defeating Lockerby 3-2 in a penalty shoot-out. The game was tied 2-2 after regular time and 20 minutes of overtime. The Cards scored on all 5 of their shots to claim top prize.
On Saturday , May 29th , both the Junior and Senior teams travelled to North Bay to compete for the NOSSA championships. The junior team, who defeated Lockerby last fall to win Sudbury, played first againstt North Bay’s West Ferris Trojans. The Cards defeated West Ferris 3-1 to capture their second consecutive NOSSA AAA crown, a feat that no other school has ever accomplished in Junior soccer. The senior team then went up againstt Scollard Hall-St.Josephs. In overtime the Cards lost on a Golden Goal with five minutes left on the clock.
St. Charles coaches John Sikora, Lloyd Rebeiro, Ed Sacchetto and Robert Dagotino were very proud of both teams’ accomplishments. Coaches and players had dedicated both seasons to the memory of former student and player, Sam Pisani, who was tragically killed on Lake Ramsey last year.