NITRO, W.Va. — Nitro proved they are one of the top soccer teams in the state on Saturday afternoon with a 13-0 win over Logan at the Nitro High School Soccer Complex.
Nitro improved to 14-1-3 on the season, while Logan dropped to 4-10-1.
Logan lost its fifth match in a row.
Nitro scored early and often, netting three quick goals in the game’s first minutes.
Andrew Mahairis had hat trick of goals to lead Nitro. Mason Hale, Seth Jordan and Vander Schmitt had two apiece. Chris Bowden, Justin Mayfield, Derek Waugh and Dominic Fazzolari also reached the back of the net for Nitro.
Nitro swept the season series with Logan, also taking an 11-1 win in the season opener, also played at Nitro.
Logan has two regular season matches left. LHS was slated to play at Tug Valley on Monday. The Wildcats then host Lincoln County on Wednesday at 6 p.m.
2016 Logan High School
Soccer Schedule (4-10-1):
Aug. 20: at Nitro, L 1-11
Aug. 23: Riverside, L 0-4
Aug. 27: Poca, T 1-1
Aug. 30: at Mingo Central, W 7-1
Sept. 2: vs. Notre Dame (Huntington tourney), L 0-2
Sept. 3: vs. Parkersburg Catholic (Huntington tourney), W 3-0
Sept. 8: Winfield, L 0-11
Sept. 12: Tug Valley, W 10-0
Sept. 15: at Sissonville, L 0-7
Sept. 17: Belfry (Ky.), W 1-0
Sept. 24: at Herbert Hoover, L 0-6
Sept. 27: Huntington St. Joe, L 2-9
Oct. 1: at Belfry (Ky.), L 1-6
Oct. 4: Grace Christian, L 1-4
Oct. 8: at Nitro, L 0-13
Oct. 10: at Tug Valley, 6 p.m.
Oct. 12: Lincoln County, 6 p.m.
(Paul Adkins is the Sports Editor of the Logan Banner. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter @PAdkinsBanner).