Michael Virgen’s first-half goal was the difference in Class B No. 4 South Sioux City’s 1-0 win over sixth-ranked Schuyler Friday in the opening round of the boys state soccer tournament at Morrison Stadium.

Ernesto Chacon scored in the first half and teammate Edgar Romero added an insurance goal after halftime to lead Class B No. 3 Schuyler to a 2-0 win over seventh-ranked Norfolk Lutheran/Catholic on Wednesday in the opening round of the boys state soccer tournament at Creighton’s Morrison Stadium.

Class B’s No. 5 team had zero problems picking up its second victory of the season Friday night. The York Dukes totaled 465 yards, running for 356, and led 50-0 with 8:18 left in the 2nd quarter in what turned out to be a 64-0 blowout of the Schuyler Warriors.

Northwest executed its game plan to pressure Schuyler’s guards and paired it with its best offensive game of the season Saturday at home. The Vikings toppled Schuyler 52-37 by forcing 20 Warrior turnovers and scoring a season-high in points.

The Norfolk Lutheran/Norfolk Catholic girls soccer team may have let the early season rest prescribed by coach Chad Miller carry into the first half of its season-opener with Schuyler at Veterans Memorial Park on Monday.

York shook off a slow start on Saturday and rolled past the Schuyler Warriors in boys Central Conference action by the final score of 59-23.

After Friday night’s upset loss to the Seward Lady Jays, the Schuyler Warriors girls basketball team got the brunt of the Dukes’ frustrations on Saturday afternoon.

A 13-run first inning by the York Dukes sent the Schuyler Warriors to their 15th defeat in 15 games at Miller Park Monday night. The final score was 13-0.