Overview

Boys Varsity Soccer completed an extraordinary 2020 season by capturing the first State Championship in school history. The Rams defeated Orchard Farm 1-0 in Springfield to complete their historic run, finishing with a final record of 13-3. Along the way, they also captured their first district championship in MICDS history by defeating Westminster 2-1 in a double overtime thriller. A shortened regular season included standout victories over traditional powers SLUH and Priory. The team was led by senior captains Hayden Fischer ’21 and Joe Nicpon ’21, who earned Class 2 All-State Player of the Year and Defensive Players of the Year honors, respectively. Fischer, along with senior forwards Alexander Birkel ’21 and Walter Ralph ’21, paced a balanced attack for the Rams. Nicpon led the defense with help from fellow seniors William Ploszay ’21Nick Scheele ’21, and goalkeeper James Hammersmith ’21. In total, eight players earned postseason recognition.

State Champs: 2020

Roster & Coaches
Name
Class

Harrison Engel

'24

Philip Ralph

'23

Matthew Hood

'22

Andrew Kuznetsov

'22

Patrick Mason

'22

Eric Nohara-LeClair

'22

Novo Onovwerosuoke

'22

Gordon Walker

'22

Jack Lay

'22

Haseeb Malik

'21

James Hammersmith

'21

Grayson Koontz

'21

Paul Leibovitch

'21

Joe Nicpon

'21

William Ploszay

'21

Nicholas Scheele

'21

Nolan Waynick

'21

Walter Ralph

'21

Alexander Birkel

'21

Hayden Fischer

'21

Liam Weber

'21

Cam Craig

'21

Logan Kane

'21

Elliston Helms

'21

Campbell Schultz

'22

Hannah Keener

'22

Rachel Keener

'23

Luke Auble

'21

Ammar Haroon

'23

Mac Stevens

'23

Maxwell Birkel

'23

Aidan Helms

'24

Max Garcia

'24

Jason Klutho

'23