There were two Putnam County League games on Tuesday and they both went the Pirates way as Continental clinched a share of the Putnam County League Boys Soccer Title. Continental hosted Ottoville and came out with a 3-1 win while Miller City defeated Kalida 2-0. Continental is the only undefeated team left in the PCL and has only a home game against Kalida left on their PCL schedule.
Tuesday undefeated Continental hosted Ottoville in a matchup of PCL undefeateds. The fans were expecting a hard fought game and that is what the two teams delivered. The Pirates Rhenn Armey hit the back of the net with almost 8 minutes gone in the first half when he put in a pass from Wyatt Davis. Pirate Andrew Hoeffel made it 2-0 three minutes later. Ottoville would make it a 1 goal game with 22:34 left in the half. The two teams would go scoreless the rest of the half. Pirates 2, Big Green 1 half. Armey would put in his second goal with 12:40 left in the game. Pirates 3-1 final.
Rhenn Armey led the Pirates with 2 goals, Andrew Hoeffle had 1 goal, Wyatt Davis 1 assist.
Continental outshot Ottoville 10-1. The Pirates also had a 3-2 advantage in corner kicks.
Continental improves to 7-0 (3-0 PCL). Ottoville falls to 4-2-2 (0-1 PCL) Continental travels to Bryan on Thursday.
PCL Boys Soccer Standings:
Continental 3-0 7-0
Miller City 1-1 6-3
Kalida 1-1 3-4-2
Ottoville 0-1 4-2-2
Fort Jennings 0-2 0-7
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter