MHS girls soccer draws Miege on Friday

By Steve Sell
May 25, 2016

How many times have we heard this when it comes to state competition, no matter the sport?

McPherson vs. Miege.

That’s the pairing at 5 p.m. Friday in the semifinals of the Class 4-1A Final Four Soccer Tournament at Hummer Sports Park in Topeka.

The Bullpups have the best overall record of the four teams in the field at 15-2-1, while Miege is 11-6-2.

In the other semi at 7 p.m., DeSoto (14-3-2) goes up against Wichita Trinity Academy (14-3-0).

The third-place game is set for noon on Saturday, while the championship game has a 2 p.m. start.

MHS advanced to the big show on Thursday by ending Topeka Hayden’s title reign with a 4-2 victory. Wichita Trinity became the other representative from this region with a 3-2 success against Hays.

Miege was the most impressive winner of the day with a 5-0 rout of Spring Hill. DeSoto got past Louisburg, 3-1.

McPherson High made it to the finals last year, losing 1-0 to Hayden.