Bismarck High wins NDHSAA Boys Soccer State Championship
October 16, 2019 7:00 pm
By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist
MANDAN, N.D. – Bismarck High put the finishing touches on a standout boys soccer season on Wednesday afternoon.
The Demons defeated Fargo Davies 3-0 in the championship match of the 2019 North Dakota High School Activities Association Boys Soccer State Tournament at Starion Sports Complex.
Sophomore midfielder Dominic Williams opened the scoring get a shot past Davies goalkeeper Jensen Waltz seven minutes, 28 seconds into the match.
Rodrigue Mugisha and Michael Matthews added goals for the Demons in the second half.
This is the fifth state title in program history for Bismarck High (1996, 1997, 2015, 2017, 2019). The Demons end the season 15-1-3. Bismarck High’s lone loss was a non-conference match with Moorhead High School (Minn.).
Davies (10-4-5) was playing in its third straight NDHSAA boys soccer state title match on Wednesday. The Eagles were the No. 3 seed in the East Region entering state and scored victories over Bismarck Century in the quarterfinals and shootout win over West Fargo Sheyenne in the semifinals to get to the championship match.
Waltz finished with five saves for the Eagles. Bismarck High senior goalkeeper Easton Ford tallied two saves in the match.