BOYS SOCCER: Tech defeats Warriors in CLC opener
BAXTER — Cole Babcock scored Brainerd’s only goal, assisted by Nick Solheim, as the Warriors were edged 2-1 by unbeaten St. Cloud Tech in the Central Lakes Conference opener for both teams Thursday.
Irvin Rivera scored on a penalty kick for St. Cloud Tech in the game’s first 90 seconds.
Brainerd has now lost their first three games by a total of three goals.
Tech defeated Monticello and Rogers in their first two games.
St. Cloud Tech 1 1 — 2
Brainerd 1 0 — 1
First half: STC- Irvin Rivera (PK) 1:23, Brainerd- Cole Babcock (Nick Solheim) 33:59.
Second half: STC- A. Keller (Brandon From).
Shots on goal: SCT 6, Brd 5.
Goalkeepers: STC Andrew Eisenreich 4 saves, BRD Brandon Hedlund 4 saves.
Overall: Brainerd 0-3. Next game: Brainerd at Duluth-East Friday, 4:30 pm.