The New Prairie Cougar Boys Soccer Team lost their final regular season game to Elkhart Christian Academy by a score of 4 – 1.
The Cougars got on the board first in the 29th minute off of an own goal by the Eagles when Griffen Onnink sent in a hard low corner kick which deflected off of an Eagle defender and into their net. The Eagles equalized in the 36th minute when an Eagles attacker managed to sneak behind the Cougar defense and put a shot into the Cougar goal.
The Cougars came out flat in the 2nd half and gave up a 2 goals in the first 5 minutes of the 2nd half. The final goal of the game came in the 15th minute of the 2nd half. After that the Cougars tightened up and continued to deny the Eagles.
The Cougars next game is on Tuesday, October 6th in a sectional matchup against the St. Joseph Indians at 6 PM. The game will be played at the St. Joseph High School North Fields.