GENOA – The Rockford Christian boys soccer team made all five of its penalty kicks in the 1-A Genoa-Kingston sectional semifinals against Marian, winning 2-1 to advance to Saturday’s championship.
The Royal Lions and Hurricanes scored one goal each in the first half, then none in the second half and both ten-minute overtime periods. Ethan Minnick, Dominic Meyer, Andy Volk, Ben Wood and Cole Dunn did the honors in the penalty shootout to send R.C. one step closer to another championship plaque. The Royal Lions get the winner of Stillman Valley and St. Edward out of Elgin in the Sectional final.