BIG RAPIDS – It was a singular season for junior midfielder Toby Kirby and his Huge Rapids soccer teammates.
The Cardinals misplaced Thursday within the district finals.
It’s Kirby’s first varsity season. He had a header aim in opposition to Tri County plus 4 assists.
A memorable help was on a Grant Kidder aim that lifted Huge Rapids to the successful aim within the ultimate minute of play in a 1-0 determination over Newaygo.
His function, Kirby stated, “is attempt to obtain the ball, make by way of balls and get vast. I simply attempt to get myself open with the ball. I’m sturdy at trying and seeing the place my teammates are and make the passes.”
The varsity stage “is certainly extra intense,” Kirby stated. “It’s much more bodily. Everybody is healthier.”
The Cardinals are hoping for a district and convention title and have been runner-up in each.
“The group is nice, I’m glad we obtained to play a season,” Kirby stated. “We weren’t actually positive.”
Soccer is Kirby’s most important sport.
I’ve been taking part in it since I used to be a little bit boy,” he stated. “I’ve caught with it. It’s a recreation I prefer to play.”