(Toronto, Ontario) – The St. Clair Saints varsity indoor soccer teams were in Toronto today taking part in the OCAA Regionals at the Ontario Soccer Centre.
The St. Clair women went 3-0 in their pool finishing first to advance to the OCAA Championships. The Saints got off to a solid start defeating Lakehead Orillia 2-0. In their second match St. Clair defeated the Conestoga Condors 7-3 in a high scoring affair. The Saints wrapped up first place in their pool by defeating St. Lawrence College 3-0
The St. Clair men ended up going 1-1-1 in their pool placing 2nd which is good enough to advance to the OCAA Championships as well. The Saints got off to a great start in their first game winning 8-2 over St. Lawrence College. In their next match the Saints struggled and could not get things going eventually losing to the University of Toronto Mississauga 4-1. In their final match of the day St. Clair was up 2-0 over Seneca but the Sting bounced back to make it 2-2. The Saints hung on for the 2-2 draw for the final 6 minutes which was good enough to secure a spot at provincials.
The Championships are being hosted by Redeemer University in Ancaster from March 23-25 . The event features the top 10 male and female teams from across Ontario. The St. Clair men are the defending OCAA Silver Medalists.