(Ancaster, Ontario) – The St. Clair College men's indoor varsity soccer team took part in the OCAA Championships on Friday and Saturday at Redeemer University in Ancaster. The Saints had an outstanding tournament winning the Silver Medal . The medal is the first ever medal for the St. Clair men in indoor soccer.
In round play on Friday the Saints had 2 wins and a tie which was good enough for first place in their pool. St. Clair defeated Fanshawe 1-0, tied Humber 0-0 and beat Conestoga 6-0. The first place finish set the Saints up on the semi final against George Brown College on Saturday morning. St. Clair defeated the Huskies 2-0 to advance to the Gold Medal game for a rematch against Humber.
In an oustanding gold medal game the Saints took an early 1-0 lead 15 seconds into the game. The Hawks tied the game up at 1-1 late in the first half. Neither team could score in the second half or overtime which forced the game into Penalty Kicks. In Penalty Kicks Humber won 5-4 scoring on all 5 chances while St. Clair missed just one. It is Humbers 14th title in the last 20 years. Mitchell Hunter was named a Tournament All-Star while Shane Beaton was named Best Goalie.