South Kitsap boys soccer | Spring Sports Preview

South Kitsap boys soccer | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Cory Vartanian

2017 RECORD: 8-4-5

TOP RETURNING PLAYERS: M Grant Larson, Sr.; D/M David Mansfield, Sr.; M Eduardo DeLaCruz, Sr.; D Quinn Dick, Sr.; M Brian Yand, Jr.

OUTLOOK: The Wolves made it back to the postseason for the first time in three years last season and return plenty of talent to get back there again. Larson, who will play soccer at Northwest Nazarene in Idaho next year, led the team with 14 goals and figures to be the go-to striker once again.

SCHEDULE: March 13, 7 p.m., Graham-Kapowsin | March 16, 7:30 p.m. at Sumner | March 23, 7:30 p.m. at Puyallup | March 27, 7 p.m., Olympia | March 29, 7:30 p.m. at Bellarmine Prep | March 31, 7 p.m., Rogers | April 3, 7:30 p.m. at Emerald Ridge | April 5, 7 p.m., Curtis | April 10, 5:30 p.m. at Graham-Kapowsin | April 13, 7 p.m., Sumner | April 19, 7 p.m., Puyallup | April 21, 7:30 p.m. at Olympia | April 24, 7 p.m., Bellarmine | April 27, 7:30p;.m. at Rogers | May 1, 7 p.m., Emerald Ridge | May 3, 7 p.m., at Curtis.

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