Callaway boys soccer clinches first home playoff game since 2022

Published 9:07 pm Thursday, March 21, 2024

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The Callaway boys soccer team clinched its first home playoff game since 2022 with their 10-0 demolition job of Columbia on Thursday. 

Senior Greyson Batchelor opened the scoring with a goal in the fifth minute before adding a second a minute later. Batchelor was at the heart of all things good for Callaway on Thursday and finished with five goals and an assist.

Jayden Bailey had a good game in the midfield, scoring a goal in the 10th minute to make it 3-0 while also providing three assists on the night.

Sophomore forward Rickey Vaughn scored a couple of goals, including one in the 45th minute to end the game by mercy rule.

Journee Jordan also got on the score sheet with a goal. Andre Molina and Vaughn had an assist each.

Brayden Morris kept his fifth clean sheet of the season in goal.

Callaway has now won seven games in a row to improve to 10-3 overall and 5-0 in region play. The Cavaliers will have a showdown against Landmark Christian on the road Tuesday to decide the region championship.