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Holy Angels Boys Soccer Team to Play Tough Game Against Northfield

The Stars, who are hoping to win the Missota Conference title, battles second place Northfield Friday.

RICHFIELD PATCH GAME OF THE WEEK

Boys Soccer

Stars (8-2-3, 5-0 Missota Conference) vs. Raiders (9-4-1, 4-1 Missota Conference)

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When: 7 p.m. Tuesday

Last Meeting: Northfield defeated Holy Angels 2-0 on the road last season.

On the Line

The Stars had won six-straight games before losing to No. 10 St. Paul Central Saturday. They have been dominant in Missota Conference play, outscoring their opponents 34-1. They are aiming for the conference title, but they must beat the 2007, 2008 and 2009 champion Northfield first. The Raiders have won six-straight as they have had a 33-3 edge in goals during that stretch.

Players to Watch

Lucas Ciabattoni—Holy Angels attacker

  • The junior has eight goals and seven assists in 13 contests this season.

Avery Nelson—Northfield forward

  • The senior has eight goals this season, tied for the most on the team. .

Stars will win if ...

They can create offensive opportunities against a Northfield defense that has allowed only 18 goals this season.

Raiders will win if ...

They can keep their hot play going and prove to be a spoiler to the Stars’ hopes of winning the conference title.

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