Soccer district tournaments begin tonight
Jul 21, 2015 at 11:47 AM
"Times New Roman"">At Grand Haven, the defending Division 1 state runner-up Bucs face a tough challenge in the opening round, as they host Grandville, a squad that defeated Grand Haven earlier this season. The Bulldogs and Bucs tangle at 7 p.m., with the winner advancing to face either Grand Rapids Union or Hudsonville in the semifinals on Thursday at 5 p.m.
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"Times New Roman"">The finals are slated for Saturday at 4 p.m., also at Buccaneer Stadium.
"Times New Roman"">Undefeated and No. 1-ranked Spring Lake looks to continue its stellar season with a district championship. The Lakers, last season’s state runners-up in Division 2, opens with Muskegon at 6 p.m. at Spring Lake Middle School. The winner advances to Thursday’s semifinal against Reeths-Puffer at 6:45.
"Times New Roman"">In the top half of the bracket, Fruitport challenges Coopersville, with the winner moving on to face either Kenowa Hills or Fremont on Thursday at 5 p.m.
"Times New Roman"">The finals will be held at Spring Lake on Saturday at noon.
"Times New Roman"">In the Division 4 district, WMC hosts its first-round matchup tonight against rival Muskegon Catholic Central at 7 p.m.
"Times New Roman"">The winner takes on Algoma Christian on Thursday at Warrior Field at 7 p.m.