Metro high school soccer roundup for Thursday, Sept. 8

Recaps from Thursday's local boys and girls soccer from Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo

West Fargo's Bernard Musafiri lines up a strike for a goal against Fargo South at Essentia Health Packer Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022.
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West Fargo 3, Fargo South 0

WEST FARGO — West Fargo rolled to a shutout victory over Fargo South on Thursday in Eastern Dakota Conference boys soccer.

Bernard Musafiri scored two first-half goals to lead the Packers. Ibrahim Bangura assisted on Musafiri’s second strike, and Musafiri returned the favor with the helper on Bangura’s second-half goal.

West Fargo's John Ngafua controls the ball against Fargo South's Sam Larson at Essentia Health Packer Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022.
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Packers goalie Bonfas Loria was strong in net, tallying 10 saves for the shutout. Bruins goalie Chesson Coleman made four saves.

West Fargo rose to 6-4-1 overall and 5-3-1 in the EDC. South dropped to 1-7-1 overall and 1-6-1 in the conference.

West Fargo's Emmanuel Dukal pressures Fargo South goalkeeper Chessen Coleman at Essentia Health Packer Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022.
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Fargo Davies 5, GF Central 0

GRAND FORKS — Fargo Davies cruised to a shutout win over Grand Forks Central in an EDC matchup to remain unbeaten.

Leon Hidanovic scored two goals and had one assist to lead the Eagles. He scored the 1,000th point in Davies history. Savey Jones, Dylan Pritchard and Thomas Lawrence each added one goal. Jones, Logan Hammer, Esteban Nunez and Charlie Metzger each added one assist.

Davies goalie Raj Smith made one save, while GFC goalie John Vandeberg had nine saves.

Davies improved to 9-0-1 overall and 8-0-1 in the EDC. GFC fell to 1-7-1 overall and 1-6-1 in the EDC.

WF Sheyenne 2, Fargo North 1

FARGO — West Fargo Sheyenne edged Fargo North in EDC action.

Moise Kaba struck first for the Mustangs in the 19th minute, assisted by Nick Sipe. North’s James Lein buried a penalty shot to knot it at 1-1 for North heading into halftime.

Sheyenne’s Njema Wyne scored the go-ahead goal in the 53rd minute on an assist from Abel Gartei.

Sheyenne rose to 7-2-2 overall and 6-2-2 in the EDC. North fell to 2-7-2 overall and 2-5-2 in the EDC.


GF Red River 0, Fargo Shanley 0

FARGO — Fargo Shanley and Grand Forks Red River ended in a scoreless tie in EDC play.

Deacons goalie Ryan Russell tallied four saves and Red River goalie Brady Price matched it with four saves of his own.

Shanley moved to 4-3-2 both overall and in the EDC. Red River is now 2-5-4 overall and 2-3-4 in the conference.


EGF 1, Moorhead 0

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — East Grand Forks shut out Moorhead in Minnesota girls soccer.

The Spuds fell to 0-5 overall, while EGF improved to 3-0-1.

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