Memorial soccer advances to face Oregon, other scores
Middleton eliminated in shootout
The Madison Memorial boys’ soccer team is another win closer to state by defeating Middleton 4-3 at Breitenbach Stadium Thursday.
Middleton had a 1-0 lead in the second half before Memorial’s Ty Pelton-Byce tied the game, which went to a shootout.
Memorial’s keeper, Paul Koebke Barsic, made a save to give his team a chance to win and a kick from Alex Young started the celebration.
Memorial will face Oregon Saturday at 3 p.m. in Waunakee for a chance to advance to state. Oregon beat Madison West 4-3 Thursday night on penalty kicks.
Madison LaFollette and Fort Atkinson also lost in Division 1 action Thursday.
Division 2 teams Mount Horeb and Evansville advanced to sectionals, which will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. in Mount Horeb. Whitewater lost.
Lakeside Lutheran and Columbus both lost in Division 3 tournament play Thursday.
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