Sullivan boys soccer advances to semifinals
Sullivan senior goalie Nic Thomas, above, pitched a shutout as the Golden Arrows defeated host Edgewood 1-0 in the first round of the Class 2A soccer sectional on Tuesday night. Caleb Knowles scored the only goal in the first half. The Golden Arrows (8-8-1) will take on West Vigo at 7 p.m. tonight in the semifinals. “Our defense was great,” said Sullivan coach Perry Thomas. “This was a team victory. We made Caleb’s goal in the first half stand up. Nic had 18 saves. You have to give Edgewood a lot of credit. They p played really tough. West Vigo defeated Monrovia 2-1 in overtime in Tuesday’s other contest. The first match today at 5 p.m. will feature South Vermillion vs. Brown County. The two winners will play for the sectional championship at 2 p.m. Saturday.