Ironmen soccer earn Intercity title on way to 5-3-3 record


The boys varsity soccer team opened their season with a record of 5-3-3, going 4-1 in conference play and earning the Intercity title.  

The Ironmen captured Intercity honors with a 3-0 victory over the West Wildcats on Sept. 5 after beating Bloomington 8-0, Central Catholic 1-0, and tying U-high 1-1 earlier in the tournament. 

In the Big 12 , the Ironmen boast a 4-1 record, their first conference loss coming from top-ranked Peoria Notre Dame. The undefeated Fighting Irish (10-0-0) are ranked first in the state and 4th nationally, according to MaxPreps. 

The Iron were last in action Tuesday, earning a conference win 2-1 over Peoria Richwoods (6-4-1) 

The Ironmen face Moline on the road in non-conference play Thursday, Sep. 22.