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Cloquet stays hot against Esko

 

August 30, 2019

Jana Peterson

Cloquet forward Kiana Bender stops an Esko pass to bring the attack by Cloquet back into play Tuesday. Bender, an all-state player last year, scored the first goal of the game at 22 minutes, and assisted on the second goal by Natalie Hoffman.

After opening the season with a win over Forest Lake and then notching an impressive 5-0 win over Tartan on Monday, the Cloquet-Carlton girls soccer team scored an equally impressive victory on Tuesday by beating Esko 3-0 to improve their record to 3-0 on the season.

"The game against Cloquet was much more physical and fast than our opening game against North Branch, which we won," said Esko co-coach Nicole Peterson. "Cloquet is a strong, speedy and skilled team. However, we were able to play with them and have some scoring chances of our own."

Against Esko, the 'Jacks scored a pair of firs...



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