Boys Soccer: Warriors win in OT over Apollo

Nick Whiteman

Nick Whiteman netted two goals with an assist to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a 5-4 win over the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles in overtime Thursday, Aug. 29, at Adamson Field in Brainerd.

Caleb Sunquist, Andrew Theason and Max Wheeler contributed goals to the Warriors win.

Goalkeeper Brandon Niefert recorded four saves as Brainerd improved to 2-0.

Apollo 2 2 0 0 -- 4


Brainerd 3 1 0 1--5

First half: A-Ethan Andersen 9:48, Brd-Nick Whiteman PK 16:07, Brd-Caleb Sunquist (Whiteman) 34:52, SCA-Peter Olson PK 36:42, Brd-Whiteman PK 37:33

Second half: SCA-Nasteh Ahmed 6:52, Brd-Andrew Theason 7:42, SCA-Nasir Abdirahman 24:39

Overtime Brd-Max Wheeler (Nick Whiteman) 3:26

Shots on goal: Brd 8, SCA 8

Goalkeepers: Brd-Brandon Niefert (4 saves); SCA-Kevin Walters (3 saves)

Conference: Brd 1-0. Overall: Brd 2-0. Next: Brainerd vs. St. Cloud Tech at St. Cloud State University 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3.

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