High School Sports

Tigers upset Teurlings, 2-0

Morgan City High School upset Teurlings Catholic at home Saturday, 2-0. Teurlings Catholic entered the game ranked No. 7 in the preseason Louisiana Soccer Coaches Association’s Division II poll, while Morgan City received six votes in the poll. Above, is Morgan City’s Wilmer Lopez in action Saturday. Lopez scored the Tigers’ first goal of the game. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

The Morgan City High School soccer team pulled off an early season upset with a 2-0 victory against Teurlings Catholic.

Ratcliff excelling in soccer

Teurlings Catholic, which will play against Morgan City High School Saturday, has a local connection in junior Jonathan Ratcliff. Ratcliff is the grandson of Harold and Rosalie Smith and Barbara and Randy Ratcliff of Morgan City. Ratcliff, 16, recently was selected to the Louisiana Select Olympic Development Program squad for 17-year olds. He trains and competes through the year with Cajun Soccer Club of Lafayette. This past summer he played on an U15 international inaugural travel team that consisted of players from across the United States. The group trained in Avon, Connecticut, before playing in England and Wales. The team lost just one of its three matches by a single goal. Above is Ratcliff with the Champions Cup at the Chelsea Futbol Club. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Randyl Ratcliff)


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