UNITED DRAW WITH GUELPH ON THE ROAD
The Owen Sound Grey Motors United tied the Guelph Royals 2-2 in Kitchener and District Soccer League action at Guelph Sunday afternoon. Jeff Fawcett and Aaron Illman scored the goals for Owen Sound. Owen Sound’s record now stands at 1-1-2 (win-loss-tie). The United have a Cup game this Wednesday at the Kitchener Supersonics at 8:30 p.m. in Kitchener. (The Cup competition is an in-season tournament, played in addition to the regular season). Regular season action resumes Sunday when Stratford visits the Kiwanis Soccer Complex for a 7 p.m. kickoff.
MEIKLE NETS SEVEN IN N’STARS VICTORY
The Owen Sound Creative Playgrounds North Stars under-19 women’s field lacrosse team had an early morning start to their back-to-back Junior Elite Women’s Lacrosse (JEWL) games in Oshawa on Sunday. The North Stars fell short in their first contest against Orangeville losing by a score of 17-13. Goal scorers were Kennedy Stauffer (5), Tara Meikle (4), Brooklyn Doyle (2), Dani Strong (1) and Taylor Cheghano (1). Owen Sound won their second game versus Oakville by a score of 17-10. Tara Meikle led the team in scoring with seven goals, followed by Kennedy Stauffer (3), Karly Lowe (2), Emma Bryan (2), and singles from Taryn Lee, Brooklyn Doyle and Taylor Cheghano. Owen Sound next takes the field for back-to-back games Friday night in Caledon starting at 7:00 p.m.
DUWYN AND McCOMB IMPRESS
The Owen Sound European Bakery North Stars under-19 (2) girls split their OWFL games on Saturday in Oshawa despite being short players. The girls faced Hamilton in their first match and fell 11-5. Scorers were Kassie Long and call-up Bree Wilkins with singles, and Edyn Beyer with three goals and an assist. The team then faced Halton Hills in their second game taking it 9-5. Owen Sound scorers were Edyn Beyer with three goals and two assists, Maddy Playter with a pair, and Bree Wilkins, Aliviah McColl, Michelle Kocher and Leisl Stata tallying one each. The game was highlighted by great play by Payton Duwyn on defence and some big saves by Hayden McComb in net. The North Stars finish their regular season play on Saturday when they travel to Brampton.