Thatcher boys soccer has conference championship in sight

THATCHER — The Thatcher Eagle boys soccer team has a chance to lock up the 3A East Conference Championship on Friday when the host the Coolidge Bears.

Thatcher will enter Friday’s game at 4pm at Eastern Arizona College as the #2 ranked team in 3A, Coolidge is #3.

Thatcher is led by Senior Hunter Lee who has put up 20 goals this season while dishing out 11 assists. The Eagles have an overall record of 13-3-1 but haven’t lost a power point game this season and have won 7 straight games.

The Bears have a perfect 14-0 record this season and have only given up at least one goal in 4 games this year. They are lead by Senior Connor Ferguson with 30 goals.

The winner of Friday’s game will be the 3A East Champion and secure the automatic bid and most likely a bye in the opening round of the state touranment.