High school soccer: Edmond Memorial beats Santa Fe in a shootout

Memorial, 11-3, advances to meet Edmond North in the second round
by Ed Godfrey and Jacob Unruh Modified: April 30, 2013 at 11:27 pm •  Published: April 30, 2013
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Edmond Memorial scored on the sixth penalty kick of a shootout to defeat Edmond Santa Fe, 2-1.

The game was tied 1-1 at the end of regulation and neither team scored in two overtime periods.

Santa Fe, 10-4, had defeated Memorial 1-0 in a shootout in the regular season.

“It's tough to go out in the first round,” said Santa Fe coach Joe Peeler.

Edmond Memorial, 11-3, advances to meet Edmond North in the second round.

ZEPEDA'S BIG GAME LIFTS WESTERN HEIGHTS

Western Heights' Cesar Zepeda scored six goals as the Jets routed Guymon 8-0 in the 5A playoffs.

Western Heights (13-0) plays the winner of Chickasha and Northwest Classen on Friday.

Robert Owusu and Brian Garay each added a goal for the Jets, who led 3-0 after one half.

HERITAGE HALL REMAINS UNDEFEATED

The Heritage Hall duo of Austin Gordon and Connor McGinnis proved too much for El Reno in the opening round of the Class 5A boys soccer playoffs on Tuesday in a 9-1 victory.

The duo combined for five goals, with McGinnis recording three of them, as Heritage Hall continued its impressive offensive output this season. The Chargers have now outscored their opponents 84-8 this season.

The win moves the Chargers to 14-0 on the season and sets up a matchup with the winner of Capitol Hill and Lawton MacArthur in Friday's quarterfinals.

BETHANY EDGES CACHE

Bethany went on the road and delivered a strong performance to advance in the Class 4A playoffs.

Junior Michael Ross scored two goals in the first half, and that's all the Bronchos needed in a 2-1 victory at Cache.

Bethany (10-5) was also aided by a stellar performance from senior keeper Colin Spencer, who recorded eight saves.

BRIEFLY

Norman North cruised as senior Garrett Gibbs scored twice in a 4-1 victory over Yukon. ... Trevor Moore, Kirby Falcon and Matt Collier each scored a goal in Edmond North's 3-1 win against Westmoore. ... Junior Theo Ostas scored at the 31-minute mark in the first half, proving enough to lift Norman over McGuinness 1-0 in the Class 6A playoffs.

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by Ed Godfrey
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Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more...
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by Jacob Unruh
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Jacob Unruh is a graduate of Northeastern State University. He was born in Cherokee and raised near Vera where he attended Caney Valley High School.During his tenure at NSU, Unruh wrote for The Northeastern (NSU's student newspaper), the...
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