METRO-EAST LUTHERAN 9, EAST ALTON-WOOD RIVER 0: Kate Jose got the local girls' soccer season off to an explosive start with a double hat trick (six goals) and two assists as Metro-East got off to a great start in the win over EAWR at Knights Field.

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

Kate JoseAlison Waller had two goals and four assists for the Knights, while Sam Disher had a goal and an assist and both Grace Hopp, and Rihannon Lazella each had an assist.

McKenna Getta had four saves in goal to record her first clean sheet of the season, while Peyton Johnson had 15 saves in goal for the Oilers.

Article continues after sponsor message

Metro East Lutheran head girls soccer coach Dan Deist said he was very proud of his girls' team.

"They are giving everything they have," Coach Deist said. "They have grown so much since last year when they were 3-12. They have all gotten together and the camaraderie is great, they are building big time. We have a lot of hard teams to play ahead looking ahead positively at it. Our program is really building. Word is getting out about the program."

Metro-East opens up at 1-0-0, while EAWR starts off 0-1-0.

More like this:

Mar 18, 2015 | Edwardsville's girls soccer team converts on chances to take 3-0 win over Belleville East

Mar 16, 2016 | Roxana-CM square off to 2-2 deadlock in girls soccer

Mar 17, 2016 | Triad hands Marquette Catholic girls tough 2-1 loss

Apr 23, 2022 | Kate Jose's Brace, Strong Team Play, Pushes Girls Soccer Knights Past Salem 2-1

Mar 28, 2018 | Biliecke's two-goal match gives Tigers 2-1 SWC win over Maroons