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

Luke Auble

'21

Alexander Birkel

'21

Maxwell Birkel

'23

Cam Craig

'21

Harrison Engel

'24

Hayden Fischer

'21

Max Garcia

'24

James Hammersmith

'21

Ammar Haroon

'23

Aidan Helms

'24

Elliston Helms

'21

Matthew Hood

'22

Logan Kane

'21

Rachel Keener

'23

Hannah Keener

'22

Jason Klutho

'23

Grayson Koontz

'21

Andrew Kuznetsov

'22

Jack Lay

'22

Paul Leibovitch

'21

Haseeb Malik

'21

Patrick Mason

'22

Joe Nicpon

'21

Eric Nohara-LeClair

'22

Novo Onovwerosuoke

'22

William Ploszay

'21

Walter Ralph

'21

Philip Ralph

'23

Nicholas Scheele

'21

Campbell Schultz

'22

Mac Stevens

'23

Gordon Walker

'22

Nolan Waynick

'21

Liam Weber

'21