The Fruitport and Spring Lake boys soccer teams have battled toe-to-toe in the Lakes 8 Conference many times during the past years.
The Lakers conquered the first non-league battle, posting a 3-0 shutout over Fruitport on Thursday.
Spring Lake had a 2-0 advantage at halftime on goals from Ryan Zietlow and Robby Hartliep.
The Lakers closed out the scoring with a second half goal by Baruch Kamps.
Spring Lake’s goalkeeper stopped five shots while the Trojans’ net minder Connor Werschem had stopped 10 in a losing effort.