Soccer: STMA stymies Rogers boys 3-0

The Rogers Royals were rebuffed in their bid for a conference title on Thursday evening, losing to St. Michael-Albertville 3-0 on the Knights’ field.

The Royals are 3-11-1 overall but were 3-0-1 in conference before losing to the Knights, who are now 4-0-1 in conference to Rogers 3-1-1. Rogers will close Mississippi 8 play at Buffalo on Thursday evening.

Rogers gave the Knights  a good battle in the first half and trailed just 1-0.

“But we were out of synch in the second half,” said coach Chris Miller. “Their defense is good, and they shut us down in the second half.”