Archbishop Curley and Calvert Hall renewed their annual Alumni Cup soccer series, Tuesday at Curley, and the host Friars got a first half goal from freshman PJ Koscher and they made it stand up for a 1-0 victory in the MIAA A Conference season opener for both squads.
Junior Ricky Greensfelder provided the assist for the No. 19 Friars (2-2-1) overall as the improved to 3-5-1 in the Alumni Cup. They will not hold the trophy until next year.
“We played a great game today,” said Curley head coach Barry Stitz. “The boys played hard and kept their composure in a very physcial game.”
Calvert Hall was playing its season opener in an unusally late start to the season for the Cardinals.
No. 19 Archbishop Curley 1, Calvert Hall 0
Saves: CH-Snyder 7; AC-Gordon 4.
Half: Archbishop Curley, 1-0.