ORSA Umbenhaur vs ORSA Kerr - 05/18/14

posted Jun 3, 2014, 4:36 PM by Thomas Pfennigwerth
The match between the U10 ORSA Umbenhaur team and the U10 ORSA Kerr team was a tightly contested battle from the moment the ball was sent into play. Kerr's team scored two quick goals in the first half as Nathan Pfenningwerth carried the ball the length of the field and cut inside two defenders to score both goals. However, Umebenhaur's team fought back into it after getting two goals by Hailey Yard off of nice assists from Ethan Umbenhaur and Gage Haniwalt. The game was tied until a hand ball in the 18 yard box by an Umbenhaur defenseman, which awarded a penalty kick to Kerr's team. Nathan Pfenningwerth placed the kick in the upper left quarter with 5 minutes left in the game. Umbenhaur's team fought hard until the end, with several chances to score. The game ended in a 3-2 win for Kerr's team. Both teams should be commended for their exceptional soccer prowess, as both teams played a skilled game.