Marshall faced Hastings today in the I8 Gold Cup semi-final match-up. Marshall prevailed 5-0 and advances to face Coldwater in the I8 Gold Cup Final.
Marshall defeated Hastings a little over a week ago, during their regular season match, 2-0. This time around, Marshall got off to a fast start with first half goals from Carter Peek (assisted by Jake Lyon & CJ Clapper), Konner Voigt (assisted by Ethan Johnson & Carter Peek), & Jake Lyon (assisted by Jeremy Luciani & Carter Peek), for the 3-0 halftime lead. In the second half, Marshall got goals from Reid Maurer (assisted by Jake Lyon & Carter Peek) & CJ Clapper (assisted by Carter Peek & Tyler Martin), for the final of 5-0.
Having already captured the I8 regular season championship, Marshall plays Coldwater on Thursday at Marshall High School in the I8 Gold Cup Final. Kick-off will be at 6:30pm. Marshall will be attempting to win their second consecutive Gold Cup.
With the win, Marshall improves to 19-0-1 on the season. Marshall remained as the #3 ranked school in the State in Division 2 in the most recent rankings, released earlier today.
Jack Vezmar went the distance in goal for the shutout, his 13th of the season.