ADEL - The Ballard boys’ soccer team was unable to get on the board for the second game in a row April 22 in a 7-0 loss to Adel-Desoto-Minburn at Adel.


The Bombers had four shots on goal, falling to 1-7 on the season. Corey Fleener accounted for two shots on goal and Obi Soash and Ben Stocksleger one apiece.


Maverick Davies made 12 saves at keeper. Braidon Lee tallied three goals and one assist, Davis Coppinger two goals and one assist, Nolan Harsh one goal and assist apiece, Tyler Bottorf one goal and Sam Bardwell two assists for ADM.


HUXLEY - Ballard gave a great defensive effort against Carlisle April 19, but the Bombers never found their footing on offense in a 1-0 loss to the Wildcats at Rich Strouse Field in Huxley.


The only goal of the game came on a penalty kick by Carlisle’s Garrett Pienkowski. Ballard keeper Maverick Davies ended up with five saves.


Ben Stocksleger had two shots on goal and Trevor Wilson one for Ballard in a losing effort.