Soccer Playoffs Kick Off Friday as Jays Host John Ehret
Jesuit #3 Seed in Division 1
Jesuit’s soccer team is seeded #3 in the LHSAA’s Division 1 playoffs and will host John Ehret in a bi-district match Friday, Feb. 6, at John Ryan Stadium. Kickoff is at 4:15 p.m.
Student IDs will not be accepted because of the playoffs. Admission is $5 for students and adults; $3 for children ages 6-11.
St. Paul’s and Acadiana are the two top seeds, respectively, in Division 1.
The Jays finished their regular season as District 9-5A champions with 17 wins, 4 losses, and 4 ties. All four losses were in a tournament in Mississippi early in the season. Jesuit was undefeated in district play with a 7-0-1 record, the lone tie in their first match against Brother Martin (seeded #6 in the playoffs).
The Jays’ closed out their regular season last Monday, Feb. 2 with a road trip to Houma to play the Terriers of Vandebilt Catholic, the #5 seed in the Division II playoffs. Jesuit found itself in a rare spot at halftime, down by a goal, 1-0. But about 10 minutes into the second half, Jesuit’s Chase Rushing knocked in the equalizer. The match ended in a 1-1 tie.