Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer – 2018 Season Recap

2018 Season Recap The growth of the Woodlawn boys varsity soccer program has been on a steady trajectory since 2014 when we entered the NCISAA 1A conference. This year our performance culminated with a record of 11-7 and an appearance in the second round of the state tournament Three members earned all-conference honors; Wesley Neal […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer vs. Statesville Christian (3)

September 27: Woodlawn vs. Statesville Christian Today the ‘Blazers started off a three-game week away against the Statesville Christian Lions. The game remained close after the first half due to strong and aggressive play from our defense and keeper Nick Trovato ’19. In the second half, the ‘Blazers were able to work shots on goal […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer vs. Hickory Christian (2)

September 22: Woodlawn vs. Hickory Christian Yesterday the ‘Blazers traveled to Hickory, NC to face off against conference opponent Hickory Christian. After a tough game earlier this week, the ‘Blazers had an uphill battle against the Knights. Several strong passes and movement off the ball allowed the ‘Blazers to maintain possession early in the game, […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer vs. North Hills Christian(5)

September 20: Woodlawn vs. North Hills Christian Our ‘Blazers tied North Hills Christian 2-2 in a defensive battle. The North Hills goalkeeper turned away six hard shots to keep the game close despite dominant play by our varsity team. During regular time, both of our goals were scored by Addie Schapiro ’20, the first assisted […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer vs. Carmel Christian

September 8: Woodlawn vs. Carmel Christian Woodlawn’s varsity boys traveled to Matthews, NC to face off against a strong conference foe in the Carmel Christian Cougars. The Cougars controlled play off of goal kicks and punts, and their attack proved too difficult to hold. Despite a stellar game by goalie Nick Trovato ’19, who recorded […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer vs. University Christian (3)

September 1: Woodlawn vs. University Christian Our Trailblazers hosted the University Christian Barracudas for a rainy and storm-delayed contest. After twenty-six minutes of inspired play by our varsity ‘Blazers, in which they held the Barracudas to play in their own half, thunder and lightning sent us inside and into a game delay. When both teams […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer – vs. CTK (15)

August 30: Woodlawn vs. Christ the King In the first away game of the season, the Woodlawn varsity boys traveled to Christ the King to battle the Crusaders. After an impressive team performance in the home opener the ‘Blazers struggled in this game to maintain possession as a team. Shots on goal for the ‘Blazers […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer – vs. Hickory Christian (13)

August 25: Woodlawn vs. Hickory Christian The varsity soccer team kicked off conference play this afternoon again Hickory Christian on the brand new Alumni Field. The ‘Blazers began the game with great poise and composure. They were able to connect 20+ passes through the midfield, and generate several strong possessions for the team. In the […]

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer – vs. Hickory Christian (11)

October 15: Woodlawn vs. Hickory Christian The Blazers maintained a positive attitude throughout the game, despite an unrelenting attack from Hickory Christian. Hank Grzeszczak ’19 took over in goal so Nick Trovato ’19 could play forward. Everyone played well defensively, but the Blazers lost 0-9.

Woodlawn School Varsity Soccer – vs. Hickory Christian (12)

October 13: Woodlawn vs. Hickory Christian A strong defensive game, thanks in part to new additions to the back line: Al W.’20 and Will Hedrick ’18, who normally play in the midfield, but switched things up to help shut down the Knights’ offense. Drew Hedrick ’16 led a concerted effort on defense that lasted the […]