The Eagles came out strong for their 12th shut out of the season vs Clio 8-0 on Monday night at Claude Cranston. Katie Wilkowski had a hat trick and two assists to lead the scoring for Linden. Alia Frederick had two goals while Erica Freeman, Audrey Steiert and Teresa Walterhouse each added one. Erica Breitling had two assists and Olivia Kirk, Jordan Holscher, and Audtrey Steiert had one apiece.
Madison Paige had three saves in goal and Bridget Adams had one to complete the shut out.
Linden moves to 16-1-1 and 5-1 in the Metro League.
Audrey Steirt had goals in the first and second half to lead the Eagles to their 11 shutout of the season with a 4-0 victory at Kearsley. Emily Waltrip and Erica Brietling also scored for Linden. Erica Brietling and Alia Frederick each had two assists. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams each recorded two saves in the shut out. The Eagles are now 15-1-1 overall and 4-1 in the Metro.
Alia Frederick scored the game winner and only goal of the game on an Erica Brietling assist to lead the Eagles to a 1-0 victory over Brandon. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams combined for the shutout. The win moves the 4th Rankded D2 Eagles to 14-1-1 overall and 3-1 in the Metro.
It was a tough night offensively for the Eagles at Claude Cranston Stadium as they lost a Metro match up 0-1 vs a strong Flushing team. For the first time this season, the 4th ranked Eagles found themselves down a goal. They battled back with several quality shots on goal in the last few minutes of the contest but could not find the back of the net. Linden clearly out shot the Raiders in the game and played great defense down the stretch. Linden will return on Thursday for a home contest vs Brandon beginning at 6:00.
Soccer Continues to Dominate
The Eagle soccer team opened the Metro League season in fine fashion with a 4-0 victory over Holly at Claude Cranston Stadium on Monday. Alia Frederick connected on the Maddie Zayan assist for the only goal in the first half. Zayan found the back of the net off a Katie Wilkowski assist early in the second half, followed by a Jordan Holscher goal from Zayan and finally another Frederick goal from Audrey Steiert.
Madison Paige and Bridget Adams again combined for their 9th shutout of the season with 4 saves from Paige and 6 from Adams.
The Eagles remain undefeated with a 12-0-1 record overall and 1-0 in the Metro.
Saginaw Heritage Showcase
The Eagles had a huge day in the Saginaw Heritage Showcase on Saturday and finished with a 2-0-1 record over top D1 teams.
Linden battled Troy Athens to a 0-0 tie in a great defensive match to start the day. In game two, the offense got started with an Audrey Steiert goal from an Alia Frederick assist. Frederick then served up Katie Wilkowski for the second goal, Abbie Paige scored the third Eagle goal from a Bridget Adams assist and Alia Frederick scored on a penalty kick to close out the first half with a 4-0 lead. Steiert had the lone goal in the second half from a Katie Wilkowski assist to seal the shut out victory.
Maddie Zayan scored twice against the previously unscored upon Grand Blanc Bobcats to lead the Eagles to a 2-0 victory in game three. Audrey Steiert and Abbie Paige each had an assist.
Bridget Adams and Madison Paige combined for the shut-outs in goal for the Eagles 8th shut out of the season.
The 7th ranked Eagles improve to 11-0-1 on the season and will open Metro league play on Monday as they host Holly at home at 6:00.
It was another awesome game and another shut-out victory for the Varsity Eagles who defeated visiting Owosso 8-0 on Thursday. Katie Wilkowski and Maddie Zayan each had a pair of goals to lead the offense for Linden. Also scoring a goal were Sam Hawkins, Audrey Steiert, Alia Frederick and Teresa Walterhouse. Assists came from Alia Frederick (2), Abby Paige, Maddie Zayan, Madison Paige and Audrey Steiert.
The undefeated D2 7th ranked Eagles will put their 9-0 record on the line against some fierce competition on Saturday as they compete in the Saginaw Heritage Showcase.
Katie Wilkowski and Maddie Zayan each scored a pair of goals to lead the Eagles to a 7-0 victory at Saginaw Heritage on Wednesday. Also scoring for the Eagles were Erica Freeman, Bridget Adams and Audrey Steiert. Assists came from Katie Wilkowski, Teresa Walterhouse, Taylor Moraczewski, Bridget Adams, Madison Paige and Maddie Zayan. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams combined on 7 saves to preserve their shutout. The Eagles move to 8-0 on the season and will face some serious competition in the next few days as they host Owosso this evening at Claude Cranston Stadium and will then face powerhouses Troy Athens, Lake Orion and Grand Blanc this weekend in the Saginaw Heritage Showcase.
The Eagle varsity soccer team won all three games on Saturday at the Chelsea Invitational to take the Championship against some tough competition.
In the first game, Linden defeated Boston Huron 3-1 on goals from Katie Wilkowski, Erica Breitling and Maddie Zayan off assists from Zayan, Taylor Jones and Breitling. Keepers Madison Paige and Bridget Adams each had three saves in net.
In game 2, Maddie Zayan had a hat-trick to lead the Eagles to a 4-0 victory over Chelsea. Katie Wilkowski also had a goal and an assist. Abby Paige, Madison Paige and Audrey Steiert each added an assist. Paige and Adams each had four saves in goal.
In game 3, the Eagles defeated South Lyon East 2-1 on goals from Katie Wilkowski and Maddie Zayan off a pair of assists from Audrey Steiert to seal the victory and the championship for the Linden. The Eagles now improve to 7-0 on the season and will face Owosso at home tonight.
The varsity soccer team improves to 4-0-0 with a decisive 8-0 win at Carman Ainsworth on Thursday. After coming off an emotional win over Powers earlier in the week, the team got off to a slow start, but turned it up offensively with 8 goals. In the first half, Linden got goals from Erica Britling, Alia Frederick, Katie Wilkowski, Jordan Holscher and Maddie Zayan off assists from Maddie Zayan (2), Abby Paige, Olivia Kirk and Erica Britling. In the second half, Alia Frederick, Elizabeth Walterhouse and Madison Paige each found the back of the net off assists from Olivia Kirk, Maddie Zayan and Katie Wilkowski.
Madison Paige and Bridget Adams each recorded a save to preserve the shut out for the Eagles.
The Eagle varsity soccer team improved to 3-0 with an impressive 2-0 victory over Flint Powers at Atwood Stadium on Tuesday. Maddie Zayan opened the scoring in the first half off an Erica Breitling assist. Zayan assisted Alia Frederick for the only second half goal of the contest. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams combined in goal for the shut-out with 13 saves. This was a huge game vs one of the top teams i the state. The Eagles were out-shot, but played great team defense and took advantage of their opportunities to score.
Alia Frederick scored on a PK to open the scoring for the Eagles in the District Final show down at Brandon on Friday night, but the Tigers scored the next three goals for the victory. Linden had 7 shots on goal but were unable to find the back of the net. The team closes out a fine season with a 15-4 overall record.
Maddie Zayan had another huge night offensively netting four goals to lead the Eagles to a 6-2 victory at Clio on Wednesday evening. Jessie Magalski and Erica Brietling added goals with assists from Jessie Magalski, Alia Frederick (2) Elizabeth Walterhouse, Teresa Walterhouse and Gabby Freeman. Linden now moves to 5-1 in the Metro with a showdown for the league championship vs. Fenton on Tuesday night at home.
The varsity Eagles also defeated Kearsley 8-0 led by Erica Brietling's hat-trick and a pair of goals and assists by Maddie Zayan. Breanna Howard, Alia Frederick and Jordan Holscher each scored goals and Jessie Magalski and Emily Waltrip picked up assists. The Eagles outshot Kearsley 13 to 5. Linden moves to 4-1 on the Metro season and 10-2 overall. The Eagles will travel to Clio for a 4:30 game this afternoon.
Linden defeated Brandon 4 to 1 on the road Wednesday night. Alia Frederick had two goals and two assists to pace the Eagle attack. Maddie Zayan and Jordan Holscher each had a goal and provided an assist. Jessie Magalski also added an assist. Madison Paige allowed no goals in the first half while Bridget Adams had one goal against in the second. The Eagles now move to 8-1-1 and will play in a non-league match up tonight at home vs. Saginaw Heritage.
The D2 9th ranked Linden soccer team defeated Davison 4 to 2 in non-league action on Thursday night.
Both goalkeepers played with Bridget Adams giving up 2 goals in the 1st half and Madison Paige with 0 goals against in 2nd half.
The game was tied 2 to 2 at half with Linden exploding in the 2nd half with 2 more goals.
Alia Frederick and Katie Wilkowski each scored two goals. Maddie Zayan had 2 assists.
Linden improves to 7-1-0.
Linden defeated Swartz Creek in a hard fought game tonight at Clade Cranston Stadium 1-0. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams combined in goal for the shut out making only 6 saves on the evening. The lone goal came with about 14 minutes left in the game on a nice cross from Erica Breitling to Erica Freeman who found the back of the net. Linden moves to 2-0-0 in the Metro and 6-1-0 overall. The 9th rated Eagles will travel to Davison tomorrow night for a non-leaguer.
Linden defeated Carman Ainsworth 8-0 on Monday night at Claude Cranston Stadium. Maddie Zayan led the Eagle offense with 3 goals and Bridget Adams led the defense with 3 saves to preserve the shut out. Gabby Freeman, Alia Frederick and Jordan Holscher each had a goal and an assist. Emily Waltrip and Jessie Magalski each scored a goal while Katie Wilkowski each added an assist. The Eagles will travel to Fenton for a non-league match up on Wednesday at 6:30.
The Eagles hosted Lake Fenton on Friday night and finished with their second shut out of the young season 5-0. Maddie Zayan scored twice for Linden while Alia Frederick, Erica Breitling. and Erica Freeman each added a goal. Madison Paige and Bridget Adams combined on the shutout. The Eagles are now 3-1-0 on the season.
The Eagles traveled to Chelsea on Wednesday night and came home with a 2-0 shut out victory in non-league action. Keepers Bridget Adams and Madison Paige combined on the shut out. Erica Breitling and Jessie Magalski scored for Linden with Katie Wilkowski adding an assist. The Eagles are now 2-0-0 on the season.
Congratulations to soccer coach Kevin Fiebernitz who netted his 600th career victory in the girls season opener yesterday at Owosso.
The Eagles got off to a solid start on the 2015 campaign with a 8-1 victory. The team started a bit slow, but improved as the game went on. Maddie Zayan led the Eagle offense with 4 goals of her own to pace the attack. Alia Frederick, Katie Wilkowski, Gabrielle Freeman and Teresa Walterhouse each added a goal. Jessie Magalski was the assist leader with three, followed by Erican Freeman with 2 and Emily Waltrip, Jordan Holscher and Erica Breitling adding one apiece. Madison kPaige and Bridgett Adams shared galkeeper duties with Paige giving up the loan Owosso goal.
Any girl interested in playing girls soccer this spring please attend a special meeting on. Meeting will be held in the cafeteria at .
If you are un able to attend this meeting please stop by the Athletic Director's office and sign up there. We are looking for players both Varsity and JV Level.
MHSAA District Soccer Champs
The Eagles defeated Brandon on Friday night 3-0 to win the District Championship! Grace Walterhouse scored the opeining goal at the 22:26 mark off an assist from Jessie Magalski for the only goal in the first half. Alia Frederick scored twice in the second half, once from Madeleine Zayan and one unassisted. Bridgett Adams had two saves for the Eagles on the only two shots the stingy defense allowed in the game.
Linden now advances to the MHSAA Regional semi-final game against Lapeer West. The game will be played at Berkley High School at 5:00. Come out to support your Eagles! Directions from Linden High School to Berkley High School can be found by clicking here.
Jessie Magalski got the scoring started early with a goal only 24 seconds into a pre-District game v. Owosso. The Eagles survived a 50 minute rain delay with a 8-0 shut out victory to advance to the semi-finals. Additional goals came from Madeleine Zayan (2), Grace Walterhouse, Madison Maxheimer, Erican Freeman and Alia Frederick. Assists went to Katie Wilkowski (2), Alia Frederick, Elizabeth Walterhouse and Sarah Ford.
Madison Paige and Bridget Adams each had a save in the Eagle shut-out in goal.
The Eagles will now play Fowlerville on Thursday at 7:00 at home in the District semi-final.
The Eagles clinched at least a share of the Metro League title with a 9-2 victory over Lapeer East last evening at Claude Cranston Stadium. Katie Wilkowski had a big night with three first half goals to lead the Eagle attack. Alia Frederick added two goals an an assist; Elizabeth Walterhouse, Emily Waltrip, Erica Freeman and Teresa Walterhouse each added goals. Assists came from Breanna Howard, Jessie Magalski, Jordan Holscher, Maddie Zayan (2), and Teresa Walterhouse. The Eagles will return home to challange Swartz Creek on Monday for the outright league championship.
The varsity soccer team traveled to Mt. Pleasant to take on the Oilers ina non-league gmae on Friday night and ended up with a 2-2 tie. Maddie Zayan scored both Eagle goals off assists from Erica Freeman and Katie Wilkowski. The Eagles are now 9-3-3 and will continue league play with a game at Brandon on Monday.
The 10th ranked Eagle soccer team got a big win on Monday night with a 3-2 victory over visiting Lapeer West. Katie Wilkowski had another big night for Linden scoring the first goal at the 33:53 mark on an assist by Alia Frederick and then adding two assists. Alia Frederick scored the second goal at 29:56 and Erica Freeman scored at the 1:50 mark as the Eagles took a 3-1 lead into the half. Linden did not score again in the game, and held the Panthers to a mid second half goal for the one goal victory. In goal, Bridget Adams had three saves in the first half and Madison Paige had 4 saves in the second. Each keeper allowed one goal. The Eagles will play a non-league game at Saginaw Heritage this evening and another non-league in Mt. Pleasant on Friday. Linden is now 5-0 in the league and remains in first place.
League Soccer Standings as of 4/30
The Eagles traveled to Fenton to take on the Tigers in a non-league match up on Friday night and came away with a 1-1 tie. Fenton scored first at the 27.20 mark in the first half and took a 1-0 lead into the half. Bridget Adams had four saves in the first in goal. The Eagles finally netted a goal off the foot of Jessie Magalski on a penalty kick at the 15.52 mark in the second to even the score. Madison Paige had three saves in the second in goal.
The League leading Eagle soccer team had a big night at Kearsley last night with a 8-0 shut out over Kearsley. Katie Wilkowski had a huge night scoring 4 times and adding an assist. Jessie Magalski had a goal and three assists; Erica Freeman scored twice, once on an assist by Gabby Freeman, and once on a PK to end the game. Sam Hawkins opened the Eagle scoring with a goal early in the game, and Alia Frederick and Ashley Peck each had an assist.
Katie Wilkowski recorded a hat-trick for the Eagles to lead the offense in a 4-0 win over the Mustangs at Claude Cranston Field this evening. Sarah Ford scored the fourth goal to preserve the shut-out for the league leading Eagles. Alia Frederick, Sarah Ford and Erica Freeman assisted on the Eagle goals. Bridget Adams and Madison Paige split keeper duties to earn their 4th shut out on the season. Linden is now 3-0 in the Flint Metro League and 7-3 overall.
The varsity soccer team improved to 6-3 with a 7-0 shut out at Carman Ainsworth last evening. Jessie Magalski opened the scoring early in the game on an assist by Katie Wilkowski. Additional Eagle scoring came from Katie Wilkowski (2); Alia Frederick, Gabby Freeman, Erica Freeman and was finished off with another Magalski goal. Assists came from Magalski (2); Sarah Ford, Alia Frederick and Ashley Peck. Bridget Adams and Madison Paige split the keeper duties and held CA scoreless. The Eagles are now 6-3 on the season.
Both Varsity and JV soccer teams traveled to Holly and came back with wins on Wednesday evening. The JV team got things started with a 5-0 win over the Bronchos. The varsity team remains undefeated in the league with a 4-1 win. Jessie Magalski had a big night with three assists for the Eagles. Maddie Zayan added a goal and an assist; Sarah Ford, Katie Wilkowski and Erica Freeman each scored a goal. Bridget Adams had 6 saves in goal for the first half and Madison Paige had one save in the second half.
The Eagles soccer team hosted Bay City John Glenn in a non-league game on Monday and came away with a 4-) shutout over the Bobcats. The first half ended in a 0-0 tie with some great defense by both teams. Maddie Zayan got the offense going with a goal at 35:38 in the second half from a Alia Frederick assist. Katie Wilkowski found the back of the net for the second Eagle goal from an assist by Sarah Ford. Zayan scored again from a Wilkowski assist before Erica Freeman fed Jessie Magalski late in the game for the final Linden goal. Madison Paige was perfect in the net to record the shut-out with two saves. The Eagle defense held John Glen to no shots on goal for the entire second half.
The Eagle soccer team opened the Metro season with a 2-1 victory on the road at Fenton last evening to improve to 2-0 on the season. This was an important win for LInden, who like most teams, has been challanged by the spring weather and only been outside for practice a handful of times. Most of the pre-season games were cancelled, making it tough to open with our rival Fenton. Madie Zayan and Sarah Ford scored both first half goals for the Eagles, both coming off assists from Katie Wilkowski. The Eagles took at 2-0 lead into half time, and were able to hang on for the victory behind 8 saves from keeper Bridget Adams.
Linden Varsity vs. Holly Varsity April 2nd
Linden Girls Varsity Soccer will play Holly tomorrow, Wednesday, April 2nd, at 7:15 pm at Fenton HS on the turf.
Very important soccer tryout update.
- the Gym is hosting a Regional Basketball Games. We will all report at sharp. We will be done at . ALL PLAYERS REPORT TO SIDE DOOR THAT COMES IN WHERE LOCKER ROOMS ARE...
DO NOT COME THROUGH FRONT DOORS - ONLY!
** Make sure to have your Tryout Card!!!!!!!
** Bring indoor and outdoor gear. Bring Flats and Water.
All players report at in Cafeteria. Practice will end at
** Bring indoor and outdoor gear. Bring Flats, Water and Ball.
Swartz Creek Districts
The LHS soccer team advanced in the MHSAA Division II tourney with a solid 3-1 victory over Metro league foe Swartz Creek. Katie Wilkowski scored the first two goals for the Eagles, both times off assists from Kelsey Brecht. Creek found the back of the net mid-way through the second half before Jessie Magalski scored off the assist from Samantha Thornton to put the game away. The Eagles will play again this evening at Fenton HS in a match-up against Flint Northwestern at 5:00. The winner of this game will advance to the District championship on Saturday at Fenton.
The varsity soccer team traveled to Swartz Creek and and came home with a 2-1 victory over the Dragons. Katie Wilkowski (unassisted) scored the only goal of the first half for either team to give the Eagles the advantage heading into half-time. Kelsey Brecht scored on an assist from Sarah Ford for the game winner in the second half. The Eagles were outshot 12-8 but still managed the victory.
The varsity team also shut out Brandon with a 7-0 score. Katie Wilkowski scored first off the assist from Jessie Magalski. Sarah Ford and Samantha Thornton each found the back of the net from assists from Wilkowski. Kelsey Brecht scored the Eagles 4th goal unassisted and Magalski scored from Ford to end the first half at 5-0. Ford scored early in the second half from a Karrah Varner corner and Brecht scored the final goal unassisted.
The Eagles were outshot 15-7 in a 5-1 loss at Lapeer West on Tuesday evening. The lone Eagle goal came from Samantha Thornton off a corner from Karrah Varner.
The Varsity soccer team continues with a strong show of offense and defense in their third consecutive win and shut out over visiting Metro opponent Flint Kearsley 8-0 on Wednesday night in Cranston Stadium. Samantha Thornton had a hat-trick including two unassisted goals to lead the attack. Katie Wilkowski chipped in two goals off assists from Sarah Ford and Brianna Howard. Ford, Kennedy Kunkle and Ashley Porter each had a goal and Karrah Varner and Kelsey Brecht added assists. The Eagles had 15 shots on goal and held Kearsley to only one shot. Linden is now 3-1 in the Metro and 4-2 overall.
The varsity soccer team beat Clio 8-0 on Monday with a heavy dose of offense. Katie Wilkowski got the scoring started for the Eagles with the first goal off the assist from Jessie Magalski and scoring the second unassisted. Jordan Holscher then scored from Magalski followed by goals from Sam Thornton from Brianna Howard; Sarah Ford from Magalski; Magalski from Kelsey Brecht; Ford from Thornton and finally Emily Huffman off the penalty kick. The Eagles had 15 shots on goal and defensively held Clio to one shot. Bridget Adams picks up her third shut-out in goal.
The varsity soccer team sparked up their offense for an impressive 6-0 win over visiting Metro opponent Holly last evening at Claude Cranston Stadium. Jessie Magalski got things started with an early goal off the assist from Katie Wilkowski. Shortly after, Wilkowski scored from Magalski to put the Eagles up by two. Magalski and Samantha Thornton scored consecutive unassisted goals to begin the second half. Sarah Ford assisted Katie Wilkowski for goal five and Thornton scored the final goal unassisted. On the evening, the Eagles took 16 shots with 12 on goal. Defensively, the Eagles were equally as strong only allowing two shots by Holly with goalie Bridget Adams making one save in the shut-out.
The Eagles opened their home season with a 2-0 victory over Saginaw Heritage at Claude Cranston stadium on Monday night. Katie Wilkowski scored both goals for Linden with assists from Sarah Ford and Jessie Magalski. The Eagles will be back in action at home on Thursday with a non-leaguer against Carman-Ainsworth.
Fenton (NL at Concordia)
The Linden girls opened thed 2013 season with a 0-1 loss vs. Fenton at Concordia College in Ann Arbor. Linden played well in spite of coming directly off spring break, and only being outside for the 4th time this season due to the weather. Sam Thornton played well for the Eagles before being knocked out of the game with 15 minutes to go with an ankle injury. Jessie Magalski also had a great game. The coaches see a lot of positives in the first game and look for a fine season as long as the team stays healthy.
The girls soccer team had a huge offensive night at Kearsley last evening beating the Hornets 7-1 in a Metro showdown. Jessie Magalski, Karrah Varner and Samantha Thornton each scored a goal and added an assist for the Eagles. Also scoring were Gabby Freeman, Kelsey Brecht, and Jordan Hensley with assists from Gabby Tomasezski, Megan Harp, Ashley Peck and Jordan Sargent.
The Eagles improved to 3-0-1 with a 4-0 victory over non-league opponent Lake Fenton. Senior keeper Lexi Downes recorded the shut-out with 5 saves on the night. Goals were scored by Jessie Magalski with the assist to Kelsey Brecht; Brecht unassisted; Gabby Freeman from Rebecca McDonald and Ashley Porter from Karrah Varner.
Keeper Lexi Downes recorded a shut out with 4 saves, and one assist, to lead the Eagles to a 5-0 non-league win over Durand on Wednesday night. Freshman Jessie Magalski led the offense with 2 goals on assists from Sarah Ford and Kennedy Kunkle. Karrah Varner and Sarah Ford scored unassisted goals, and Rebecca McDonald scored from Downes.
The Eagles traveled to Davison and played them to a 3-3 tie on Monday night. Jessie Magalski scored first on an assist by Rebecca McDonald, followed by Megan Harp who scored on an assist from Sarah Ford in the first half which also ended in a tie. In the second, Sam Thornton scored on a penalty kick to tie the game. Lexi Downes had seven saves against 3 goals in net. The Eagles will be home on Wednesday against Durand at 4:30.
The varsity soccer team opened with a non-league win at Goodrich 6-1 on Wednesday. Megan Harp paced the offense with a four goal performance while Kelsey Brecht added two goals. The Eagles will be back in action on Monday at Davison at 6:45. The JV team will play first at 5:00.
Important Info Regarding Try-Outs
Ladies & Parents,
Tryouts start this coming Monday, March 12th. We are going to have a player/parent meeting at 6:00pm inside the school and tryouts will start at 7:15pm in the gym.. The 10 day weather looks real good and everything points we will be outside Tuesday on... Things could change as we live in the great state of Michigan................... We want all players and parents to attend......
Things i need each of the girls to do before Monday...
1. Make sure they have a current physical at the school.
2. Each player MUST stop by Athletic Directors office and get their tryout card.... This card must be given to coach on Monday for any player to tryout.... No Card - No Tryout..... AD's office closes at 3:45pm. Several items must be taken care of in order to get this card, so please do not wait till Monday to get your card.......
3. Monday Tryout - Indoor Flats/Tennis shoes only! Tuesday on - each player must bring Cleats and Flats.
4. Shinguard on at all times during training sessions.......
5. All players Must wear white tees at every practice... After tryouts Kick-it-Around Sports will provide each team member with a practice tee.
6. Each player must bring own ball and water.
7. Please look over all your gear to make sure everything fits..
I look forward to seeing each of you and very excited about the up coming season....
Linden Soccer Avenges Earlier Loss--Advances to District Finals
Earlier this season, the Eagle soccer team lost a heart-breaker to Metro League rival Fenton after letting a lead escape them in the final minutes of the game. The team must have remembered that game as they came out with fierce determination tonight to avenge that loss by a score of 3-1 and advance to the District Finals. The first half was a well-played defensive game by both teams with the half ending with no score. Karrah Varner got things started for the Eagles off a great kick from the left side to score the first goal of the game. The Eagles held on to the 1-0 lead for most of the half until Ashley Porter found the back of the net off a great pass from Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz to go up by 2. Shortly after that, Fiebernitz again made a stellar pass to a sprinting Samantha Thornton who drilled in the third goal for Linden. Fenton scored with about two minutes on the clock and the game ended with Linden on top 3-1. The Eagles will face another Metro League rival in Holly on Saturday at 11:00 for the District title game. The game will be played on the grass field at Fenton High School.
Pre-District at Kearsley
The Eagle soccer team has advanced in district play by beating Flint Kearsley 5-0 last evening at Kearsley. Lexi Downes recorded the shut out with three saves. Offensively the Eagles got goals from Mary Kathryn Fiebernitz (unassisted); Samantha Thornton (from Karrah Varner); Fiebernitz (from Kelsey Brecht); and a pair of goals from Megan Harp (unassisted and from Jordan Sargent).
Linden will play Fenton at Fenton on Thursday June 2 at 5:00 with the winner advancing to the District Finals which will be held on Saturday morning at 11:00 at Fenton.
The Eagle soccer team traveled to Lake Fenton on Friday evening for a non-league game and came back with a 3-1 win. Samantha Thornton dished out assists on all three goals, two by Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz and one by Sara Ford, to lead the offense. Keeper Lexi Downes was tough in goal allowing only one goal against 7 saves for Linden. The Eagles will wrap up Metro League play this week with a 5:00 game on Tuesday at Lapeer East and a 4:30 game at Swartz Creek on Thursday.
Eagles Shut Out Brandon
The LHS soccer team remains stingy on defense with their sixth shut-out of the season with a 4-0 victory over visiting Brandon on Wednesday night. Junior keeper Lexi Downes had five saves in the rain-soaked game at Cranston Field. Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz continued her scoring blitz with two goals and an assist to lead the offense. Karrah Varner knocked in a goal and had two assists, Megan Harp had one goal and an assist and Samantha Thornton had one assist for the Eagles.
MHSAA District Information
The MHSAA soccer District tourney will begin on Monday May 31-----Linden drew Flint Kearsley and will play them at Kearsley at 6:00 on 5/31/11.
The entire tournament draw with brackets can be found by clicking here.
The varsity soccer team battled Flint Powers to a 2-2 tie in a non-league match up at Cranston Field on Monday. The Eagles scored first early in the second half on an unassisted goal by Mary Kathryn Fiebernitz. The team then played solid defense behind some outstanding saves by Lexi Downes in goal to keep Powers off the board. Powers finally managed to score late in the second half to tie the game, but Linden quicky rallied back with another goal by Fiebernitz off the assist from Samantha Thornton. Unfortunately, the Eagles could not hold Powers off as they scored very late in the game to tie the game at 2-2.
The girls varsity soccer team lost a non-league game to visiting Saginaw Heritage on Saturday 5-2. Jayce Holmgren scored off a Samantha Thornton assist for the Eagle's first goal and Mary Kathryn Fiebernitz scored unassisted for the second. The Eagles will play another non-leaguer tomorrow night at Claude Cranston Field against Flint Powers.
The varsity soccer team played their best game of the year in a 3-0 victory at Lapeer West on Thursday night. Lexi Downes recorded another shut-out for the Eagles behind 7 saves. Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz scored twice unassisted with Kelsey Brecht scoring from Samantha Thornton for the other Linden goal. The Eagles are now 7-1-2 on the season and 3-1-1 in the Metro.
The Eagles traveled to Clio Wednesday night and came back with a 6-0 Metro League Win. Kelsey Brecht was the leading offensive player with one goal and three assists. Sarah Ford had two goals, Karrah Varner had a goal and an assist, Jayce Holmgren added a goal, Sam Thornton scored on a penalty kick, and Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz added an assist. Lexi Downes was in goal with two goals against and four saves. The Eagles will play at home on Monday night against Kearsley.
The Eagle soccer team played to a 3-3 tie with league opponent Holly on Monday night. Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz scored the first goal on an assist from Samantha Thornton. Thornton then followed with a goal of her own off the assist from Jordan Sargent. Fiebernitz scored the final goal of the night for Linden on a penalty kick.
Linden lost their first game of the season to Fenton in a close game played in very windy conditions. Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz headed in Linden's only goal on an assist from Samantha Thornton.
Linden Beats Goodrich In Non-Leaguer
The Eagles improved their overall record to 4-0-1 with a 3-2 win over Goodrich tonight at Claude Cranston Field. Mary-Kathryn Fiebernitz, Megan Harp and Sam Thornton accounted for Linden’s scoring. Fiebernitz and Brandi Juengel both had an assist. Goalkeeper Lexi Downes had five saves for the Eagles.
Linden Beat Fowlerville
Mary Kathryn-Fiebernitz had a five goal night and added an assist to lead the Eagles in a 9-1 win over visiting Fowlerville on Thursday night at Cranston Field. Samantha Thornton had a hat-trick and also added three assists. Sarah Ford knocked in the last goal for the Eagles. Kelsey Brecht and Brittney Waltrip each added an assist. Linden will compete in the pre-season Flint Metro League tournament on Saturday at Fenton HS with the first game at 9:00am against Clio and at 11:00 v. Lapeer East.
Eagles Over Flint Southwestern
The Eagle soccer team got this season started with an 8-0 win over visiting Flint Southwestern. Freshman Sarah Ford recorded a hat-trick with an assist to lead the offense; other eagle goals came from Mary-Kathry Fiebernitz, Sam Thornton, Karrah Varner, Rachel Warden and Kelsey Brecht. Jayce Holmgren added an assist along with Thornton, Fiebernitz, Varner, Brecht and Warden. The Eagles will play at home against Fowlerville on Thursday with a 5:00 start.
JV/Varsity Soccer vs. Durand cancelled today 3/30/2011
Due to the poor field conditions, the soccer games at Durand are cancelled today.
Lake Orion Tournament is Cancelled
Due to the very cold weather and field conditions, the Lake Orion Soccer Tournament on Saturday, March 26th, has been cancelled.
Looks like the weather will be breaking and practice will be outside at 3:45 for the rest of the week!