SL girls soccer opener spoiled by Carroll Kuemper

Storm Lake’s Falisha Ohlson controls the ball in front of Carroll Kuemper’s Shawna Eischeid

during their season opening soccer game on Tuesday night at Tornado Stadium.

TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Carroll Kuemper scored nine unanswered goals as the Knights spoiled Storm Lake’s season opener with a 9-0 win on Tuesday at Tornado Stadium. Goalkeeper Haylee Lindquist recorded 17 saves in the net. The Tornadoes tallied seven shots on goal.

“I know we can do better,” Storm Lake coach Alison Myrtue said. “I saw some good things and also things we need to work on, but I am pleased that what we worked on in practice translated to the game for the most part. Now that the first game jitters are out of the way, I think we can focus on what we need to do in order to win.”

Full text available to subscribers only. If you are currently an online subscriber, you can login here. To subscribe, please follow this link.