Columbus Catholic soccer beats Tri-County, sets up CWC title match with Amherst
Torbey scores four goals for Dons
By Paul Lecker
PLAINFIELD — The Marshfield Columbus Catholic soccer team scored four times in the first 25 minutes and rolled to a 7-2 win over Tri-County in a Central Wisconsin Conference match Monday.
The Dons are now 15-4-1 and 12-1 in the CWC, setting up a winner-takes-all match for the conference championship with Amherst/Iola-Scandinavia/Rosholt on Friday at 4:30 p.m. at Griese Park in Marshfield.
Noah Hansen scored just 2:19 into the game for the Dons. After Tri-County tied it 13 seconds later, Columbus junior Nadim Torbey scored twice in an eight-minute span to put the Dons up 3-1.
Kevin Nguyen scored at the 25-minute mark, and Torbey added two more goals before halftime as the Dons took a 6-1 lead.
Nguyen added another goal 9:40 into the second half for the Dons.
Dylan Porter had three assists and Nguyen had two helpers for Columbus.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Dons 7, Penguins 2
Columbus Catholic 6 1 – 7
Tri-County 1 1 – 2
First half: 1. CC, Noah Hansen (Kevin Nguyen), 2:19; 2. TC, David Femal, 2:32; 3. CC, Nadim Torbey (Nguyen), 4:04; 4. CC, Torbey, 12:15; 5. CC, Nguyen (Dylan Porter), 25:00; 6. CC, Torbey (Porter), 40:22; 7. CC, Torbey (Zach Olson), 42:50.
Second half: 8. CC, Nguyen (Porter), 54:40; 9. TC, Brady Baldukas (Alexis Rodriguez), 88:30.
Total shots: Columbus Catholic 27; Tri-County 4.
Shots on goal: CC 19; TC 9.
Corner kicks: CC 8; TC 1.
Saves: CC, Kellne Heinzen 1, Wyatt Drexler 6.
Records: Columbus Catholic 15-4-1, 12-1 Central Wisconsin Conference; Tri-County 0-17-1, 0-11-1 CWC.