MHS Soccer goes 2-0 against South Summit, RidgelineMar 23, 2023 09:57AM ● By Nathan Howe
The MHS soccer team celebrates their recent win over South Summit. Photo by Tricia Grow
The Morgan boys’ soccer team played two games this week. They faced South Summit High School in Kamas and went up against Mountain Crest at Ridgeline High School. The game at South Summit was on Thursday, March 16. Varsity kicked off the regular region season with an epic win with a score of 7-0. Striker Jett Beckstrom scored four goals, three of which were in the first eight minutes of the game. The other three goals were scored by Beau Johnson, who had two goals and Cam Burt who had one. The shutout was a combined effort between both varsity goalies, Braden Howe and Garrett Henderson. JV also dominated their game and won 6-0. They played a great game, and they had a wide spread of goal scorers. Each goal was scored by a different person.
Morgan played Mountain Crest at a neutral field at Ridgeline High School in Millville. It was a close game for varsity, 0-0 at half time. At the start of the second half, it was clear that Morgan would win. Three minutes into the half, Beckstrom scored from a Burt assist. In the 75th minute, freshman Cody Adams assisted Rory Williams with a goal. At the end of the game, the score was 2-0 for a Morgan win with the help of Howe to make it a shutout. JV, like varsity, won their game 2-0. Their goals came early in the game from Luke Francis and Adams. Brandon Allgaier had the assist to Francis and Adams’ goal had no assist.