Connor Dupuy knocked in North Vermilion's only goal.
North Vermilion soccer team falls in playoffs
BATON ROUGE - The North Vermilion Patriots soccer team dropped a 6-1 match to St. Michaels the Archangel on Thursday in the Division III playoffs.
The Patriots quickly fell behind 2-0 and then were down 3-0 at halftime.
It was 5-0 before NV scored its first goal.
Connor Dupuy scored the Patriots only goal late in the second half. Grant Touchet with the assist.
The Patriots, seeded No. 7, finishes the year 18-5-4, while St. Michaels, the No. 7 seed, moves on to play No. 2 ED White.
St. Michaels had a scare in the first half.
Its goal keeper, Grant Hebert, was injured when he attempted to stop a shot by Conner Patin. Patin’s hard shot hit off the goalie’s face, resulting in a concussion and knocking him out of the game.
Cameron Hidalgo replaced Hebert and finished with six saves.
The lost also ended the season for 11 NV seniors, who advanced to the playoffs all four years.
The seniors are: Conner Patin, Connor Dupuy, Kolby Hebert, Connor Monceaux, Kyle Romero, Joseph Sandoz, Brett Saltzman, Brandt Guidry, Kelly Romero, Jacob Dupont and goal keeper Thaddeus Palma.