TRURO, N.S. – The Cobequid Cougars are Northumberland region high school boys soccer champs.
The Cougars blanked the Dr. JH Gillis Royals 2-0 on a cold, windy – and at times snowy – day on Thursday at CEC Field.
Drew Mumford and Ben Lauther scored first-half goals for the Cougars and Ethan Dahr recorded the shutout.
The Cougars will host a provincial qualifier quarterfinal game on Saturday, Oct. 27 (opponent TBD).
Ben Lauther of the Cobequid Cougars gets to the ball ahead of Graham MacDonald of the Dr. JH Gillis Royals at the NSSAF Northumberland region high school boys soccer final on Thursday in Truro.