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Boys lose to then-No.1-ranked Stayton in Oregon West soccer


September 19, 2018

Stayton defeated the Huskies 14-0 in boys soccer Sept. 11 in Stayton.

“We’re still pretty green,” said Coach Eric Stutzer. “I think there’s a lot of inexperience there.”

About 60 percent of the Husky boys had no experience or hadn’t touched a soccer ball since third grade at the beginning of the season, he said.

“It makes a big difference from a tactical standpoint.”

Stayton was ranked No. 1 in the state at game time. That lasted until Woodburn beat Stayton, which is now ranked second, while Woodburn is ranked third. Stayton also finished as runner-up in the 4A champions...

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