The Cascade Cougars soccer team was unable to rebound after a bad first half and ultimately lost their only game last week, to West Branch, 8-0, May 4

The Cougar defense was handily overcome out of the gate, giving up seven goals in the first half without scoring any in return.

Goalie Willie Lynch was still able to rack up 23 saves, for a 76.7% save percentage, but West Branch simply overwhelmed the Cougars with their 38 shots on goal.

In the second half, West Branch’s offense cooled down, but they were able to put one more tally on the board to secure the 8-0 win.

The Cougar offense was also outmatched, unable to get a single shot on goal during the entire game.