The Junior Jay Varsity fell to the visiting West Des Moines Tigers 9-4 Sunday afternoon, April 3 in a game played under clear conditions at Leahy Stadium. The West Des Moines Tigers are a team comprised of players from nine (9) different high schools (Waukee, Valley, Dowling, Johnston, Carlisle, Southeast Polk, Indianola, Adel and Urbandale) in the Des Moines area. Prep scorers were led by Mayson Marus (2 goals). Dante Dovali and Mitch Rhoades each added a goal. The Junior Jay defense was led by Toby Greene (4 ground balls), Leo Dunlap (3 ground balls) and David Spitzenberger (3 ground balls). Junior Jay Goalies Sam Johnson was credited with 6 saves and Jack Abt with one save. The loss drops the Junior Jay Varsity record to 4-1.
Next up for the Junior Jays are the Burke Bulldogs, Saturday, April 9 at 2 PM at Leahy Stadium and then the Westside Warriors, Sunday April 10, at 1:30 PM at Westside Stadium.