By Seth Vanderwest

LAKEVIEW–The Kent City boys soccer team traveled up to Lakeview for a CSAA Bronze matchup on Wednesday and took home a 9-1 victory. 

The Wildcats caught Kent City on their heels and put up a goal early off a throw-in to kick off the scoring. 

The Eagles scored a flurry of goals soon after to go up 4-1 after 10 minutes, beating the Wildcats with speed and ball movement. 

Kent City maintained consistent pressure and ended the half up 7-1. 

After the break, the Eagles continued moving the ball and pressuring the Lakeview defense. 

Senior Dylan Sutton put the game away with a 20-yard free kick that he buried into the top corner. The game ended by mercy-rule with 20 minutes remaining. 

Leading the way for Kent City was senior Dylan Sutton with 4 goals and an assist. Jaret Jaramillo added 3 goals and an assist, as well. 

Santiago Gomez and Seth Vanderwest added a goal apiece. 

Alfredo Bolanos put up three assists for the Eagles for the second time in a row.

Kent City goalkeeper Willie Duran contributed 2 saves. 

The Eagles improved to 9-1-1 and extended their win streak to 5. They are tied for 1st in the CSAA Bronze with a 4-1 league record. 

They will take on non-conference opponent Zion Christian this Monday in their next match.