Mattoon shuts out Lincoln in tourney, Jake Ghere gets hat trick
MATTOON — The Mattoon soccer team started its tournament Friday with a 7-0 win over Lincoln.
Jake Ghere scored three goals while Alex Lensink, Jacob Spitz, Tiago Lages and Alex Heuerman each netted one goal.
Lages also had two assists and Ethan Grasl, Shane Ghere and Chase Monroe got one each.
Reese Bergstrom had three saves in the shutout as goalkeeper.
The Green Wave improved to 13-2-2 and play again Saturday as the tournament continues
Charleston places fourth at St. Anthony Invite
EFFINGHAM — Charleston High School was one of the many area schools that traveled to the St. Anthony Girls’ Golf Invite at Fore-Way Golf Course on Thursday. Other competing area schools included St. Anthony, Effingham, Alton-Marquette and Teutopolis.
In the invite, St. Anthony placed first, Effingham second, Charleston third, Alton-Marquette fourth and Teutopolis fifth.
Paige Chappell scored fourth place for the Trojans with a shot of 40.
Charleston will continue their season on Saturday at the Champaign Centennial Invitational held at the U of I Green Course at 9:00 a.m.