Alex Ramirez had three goals and two assists in the first half as Elkhart Central rolled past South Bend Clay 11-0 in boys soccer Thursday, Aug. 28. The host Blue Blazers moved to 6-0.
At Glenn, six players figured in Elkhart Memorial’s goals as the Crimson Chargers (3-0-1) blanked the Falcons 3-0.
At NorthWood, Hunter Hardin scored one goal and assisted on the other as Northridge blanked the Panthers 2-0.
At Bethany Christian, Matthew Smucker and Nate Nussbaum netted three goals apiece as the Bruins handled Lakeland Christian 8-0.
ELKHART CENTRAL 11, SOUTH BEND CLAY 0
C — Javier Vera (Alex Ramirez assist) 10th minute.
C — Ramirez (penalty kick) 11th.
C — Ramirez (unassisted) 12th.
C — Nico Hernandez (Ramirez) 35th.
C — Ramirez (Vera) 35th.
C — Vera (Jacob Brown) 37th.
C — Manuel Hernandez (Michael Gaj) 42nd.
C — Miguel Hernandez Jr. (unassisted) 46th.
C — Heison Godoy (Juve Zepeda) 55th.
C — Gaj (unassisited) 67th.
C — N Hernandez (unassisted) 72nd.
Shots on goal: Central 30. Saves: Clay 19. Corners: Central 10.
Records: Central 6-0 (2-0 in NIC), Clay 1-2 (0-2 in NIC).
Next: SB Washington at Central Wednesday, Sept. 3.
JV: Central 7, Westview 0. Goals: Central — N Hernandez, Jorge Guzman 2, Tim Brown, Ivan Morales, Angel Gomez, Jordan Schwingendorf. JV records: Central 5-0-1, Westview 2-2-0.
ELKHART MEMORIAL 3, GLENN 0
M — Felix Mayorga (Jaime Garcia assist) 35th minute.
M — Daniel Brummet (Diego Gonzalez) 58th.
M — Wisdom Chigwada (HenryRivas) 69th.
Shots on goal: Memorial 14, Glenn 3. Saves: Memorial — Diego Reynoso 3; Glenn — Parker 10. Corners: Memorial 4, Glenn 0.
Records: Memorial 3-0-1.
Next: Memorial in Plymouth Blueberry Festival Tourney Aug. 30 and Sept. 1.
NORTHRIDGE 2, NORTHWOOD 0
Nr — Hunter Hardin (Brandon Nixon assist) 6th minute.
Nr — Ryan Haarer (Hardin) 58th.
Shots on goal: Northridge 14, NorthWood 2.. Saves: NorthWood — Cody Cripe 12; Northridge — Keller 1. Corners: Northridge 9, NorthWood 0.
Records: Northridge 3-1 (1-0 NLC), NorthWood 1-2 (0-1 NLC).
Next: Goshen at Northridge Saturday, Aug. 30, following 5 p.m. girls game; Bremen at NorthWood Thursday, Sept. 4.
JV: Northridge 2, NorthWood 0. Goals: John Michael Yamey, Adam Maas.
BETHANY CHRISTIAN 8, LAKELAND CHRISTIAN 0
Goals: Matthew Smucker 3, Nate Nussbaum 3, Hajn Kim, Isaac Brenneman.
Assists: Kyle Snyder, Nussbaum, Ian Bomberger, Brenneman.
Shutout: Trent Yoder.
Record: Bethany 2-2.
Next: Culver Academy at Bethany Saturday, Aug. 30.
JV: Bethany 3, Tippecanoe Valley 0. Goals: Tim Cartmel, Anne Nisley, Kory Kern. JV record: Bethany 2-2.