Soccer team defeats Charles City as the defense shines

Marvin Marroquin plays offense in the game against Charles City last week. Marroquin scored six goals in the game that the Pirates won 10-0.

PHOTO BY SUE MUELLER

Last week the Pirate soccer team played Charles City in Waverly on Friday. 

The Pirates won the game 10-0. It was 5-0 at half time and Postville scored their 10th goal in the 70th minute so the game was ended. 

Coach RJ Olsen said, “In the varsity game, our defensive effort from Wilmar Marroquin, Jose Solovi Perez, and Jeffry Lopez were commendable. 

Tournament action begins Monday, May 20 against Clear Lake. The game will be played at Waverly with start time scheduled for 5 p.m.

Currently the Pirates’ record is 9-5 as they go into the final week of action.

Read the full article in the May 15 edition of the Postville Herald.