UW-Rock soccer team wins playoff opener
The Rattlers overwhelmed Sheboygan with six goals in the first half.
“We needed this game to get rolling again,” UW-Rock coach Grant McNall said. “I really think we are starting to hit our peak.’’
Mike Strieker scored a pair of goals to lead the Rattlers’ first-half blitz.
The Rattlers (11-0-1) will host a WCC semifina at 4 p.m.Wednesday.
UW-ROCK 7, UW-SHEBOYGAN 1
UW-Sheyboygan 0 1—1
UW-Rock County 6 1—7
UW-R—Miliano Aguilar (Matt Christidis), 6:00. UW-R—Mike Strieker (penalty kick), 10:00. UW-R—Christidis (Strieker), 12:00. UW-R—Josh Weitzle (Kyle Parr), 34:00. UW-R—Strieker (Greg Burrow), 40:00. UW-R—Kyle Parr (Jon Grady), 44:00.
UW-R—Christidis (Aaron Santas), 63:00. UW-S—Paige Hoheneder (unassisted), 89:00.
Saves—Hoeneder (S) 4, Mike Knaak (S) 2, Dominic Amato (UW-R) 0.