Boys Varsity Soccer · Boys Varsity Soccer at Duluth Denfeld Loss 0-4

0 North Branch Area High School
4 Duluth Denfeld
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North Branch Area High School vs Duluth Denfeld
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1 -   3
2 -   1

It was a good scenario for us to be put in. With 3 tough games left in the regular season we have a few Duluth teams ahead of us in the section. We now know what to expect in terms of physical and tactical play. It was a pretty aggressive game with a two man referee system, but we knew going into it that Duluth is known for physicality so we stayed strong. They had a couple of key players that we tried to shutdown and we did a lot better second half after we were already down 0-3. We had a poor first half which resulted in a lot of transitions that were unneeded. We did have a couple of really good scoring opportunities, just couldn’t put them away. This was our first game we weren’t able to score in. Denfeld had a solid squad with 13 seniors and their passing was well above average so it was nice to see we still were able to create opportunities.