The Berean Academy soccer team opened the season with a 9-1 win over Elyria Christian Friday in Elbing.


The Berean Academy soccer team opened the season with a 9-1 win over Elyria Christian Friday in Elbing.

Blaine Busenitz led Berean with three goals. Caleb Veer added two goals and two assists. Zac Wiebe scored a goal with an assist.

Lonnie Penner, Ben Reed and Josh Summerfield each added a goal. Owen Beverlin, Caleb Hoover and Dwight Moore each added an assist.

The Warriors held a 21-2 advantage in shots.

Jade Knackstedt scored for Elyria Christian.

Berean returns to play at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Rose Hill.

Elyria Chr. 0 1 1

Berean Acad. 7 2 9

1. BA Caleb Veer (unassisted) 1h.

2. BA Josh Summerfeld (Owen Beverlin) 1h.

3. BA Zac Wiebe (Dwight Moore) 1h.

4. BA Blaine Busenitz (unassisted) 1h.

5. BA Bl.Busenitz (unassisted) 1h.

6. BA Veer (Z.Wiebe) 1h.

7. BA Ethan Penner (Veer) 1h.

(order of second-half goals not listed)

BA Bl.Busenitz (unassisted) 2h.

BA Ben Reed (Caleb Hoover) 2h.

EC Jade Knackstedt (Tim Nelson) 2h.

Shots EC 0-22, BA 17-421. Saves EC: Alex Wolf 5-x5, Jonathan Froese 5-38. BA Karlin Wiebe 0-00