Muskegon Community College opens men’s soccer season with shutout victory

Local Sports Journal

Freshman Eric Hilt scored 20 seconds in his first collegiate soccer game and propelled the Muskegon Community College Jayhawks to a 4-0 victory over visiting Lakeland Community College on Saturday.

His unassisted tally got the Jayhawks off and running on a hot afternoon at Reeths-Puffer High School.

Less than three minutes later, Drew Maus made it 2-0 on a goal assisted by Tanner Schaap.

Before the first half would end, MCC made it 3-0 on an unassisted goal by Michael Schmitt.

Schmitt notched his second goal of the game 26:35 into the second half with an assist going to Ivan Navarrette.

The Jayhawks outshot Lakeland 11-2 with MCC goalkeeper Tyler Lane making three saves.

On Sunday, MCC hosts Cuyohoga Community College. Gametime is 1 p.m. at Reeths-Puffer High School.



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