The HAHS volleyball team fell at home to PBL Tuesday night by scores of 17-25, 19-25. The Cornjerkers fell to 1-1 on the young season and travel to Attica on Thursday to face the Ramblers.
Hoopeston Area Soccer team got off to a good start on Tuesday behind Ben Brown's three goals leading the Cornjerkers to 8-0 victory over the Watseka Warriors. Owen Root got the win in goal saving two shot attempts.
Brown got the score starting early in the first half with an assist from Owen Root's punt to make the score 1-0. Shortly later Talen Gredy scored on a throw-in by Nick Hofer. Ben Brown scored his second time after making some room to get a shot off. Isaias Diaz scored his first goal of the year with an assist going to Gredy. Gredy later scored his second goal of the night on a rebound. Later Harrison Wods scored on a beautiful pass from Diaz. The Cornjerkers seventh goal of the half when Kamerin Cade was able to connect with Diaz. Brown rounded out the scoring before half by having his third goal with the assist going to Hofer second assist on the night. Freshman Dylan Judy replaced Root in goal for the second half stopping one shot.
The Cornjerkers will have their first home game of the year Thursday at Hoopeston Area Soccer Field against Georgetown-Ridge Farm starting at 4:30.
Hoopeston Area record 1-0 overall 1-0 VVC
Goal-Brown Assist Root
Goal-Gredy Assist Hofer
Goal-Diaz Assist Gredy
Goal-Woods assist Diaz
Goal-Diaz Assist Cade
Goal-Brown Assist Hofer