Orion's Dierikx kikx 50th career goal

Mindy Carls, Orion Gazette editor
Orion-Sherrard's Scott Zmuda, right, battles a Canton player for the ball during the Orion-Sherrard Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Charger Field.

Orion-Sherrard's Shane Dierikx notched the 50th goal of his career in leading United to a 3-2 win over Chillicothe Illinois Valley Central on Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Orion.

Dierikx knocked the ball in twice, breaking a 1-1 deadlock with the first of his goals in the 53rd minute, and a 2-2 tie with the second goal only two minutes before the final whistle.

Tyler Bialobreski put Orion-Sherrard's first goal on the board in the 42nd minute.

Austin Anderson notched two assists and Chris Dhabalt, one.

United also posted a 6-4 win over LaSalle-Peru on Saturday, Oct. 6, in Orion.

Five of Orion-Sherrard's goals came in the first half. Dierikx had a foot in all five, scoring one goal and assisting on four.

LaSalle-Peru rallied in the second half, putting up three goals, but Orion-Sherrard got one more goal from Dierikx in the 63rd minute.

United pushed its record above .500 with the wins. Orion-Sherrard finished the week at 8-7-6.

STATISTICS

Monday, Oct. 1

Orion-Sherrard at Monmouth-Roseville

Mon-Rose 6, O-S 2

O-S  0 2 — 2

M-R 3 6 — 6

Scoring summary

M-R, 15th minute, unidentified player. O-S 0, M-R 1.

M-R, 17th minute, unidentified player. O-S 0, M-R 2.

M-R, 35th minute, unidentified player. O-S 0, M-R 3.

M-R, 47th minute, unidentified player, O-S 0, M-R 4.

O-S, 53rd minute, Shane Dierikx (Noah Clarke). O-S 1, M-R 4.

M-R, 54th minute, unidentified player. O-S 1, M-R 5.

M-R, 66th minute, unidentified player. O-S 1, M-R 6.

O-S, 74th minute, Dierikx (unassisted). O-S 2, M-R 6.

Goals: Dierikx 2.

Assists: Clarke 1.

Shots: O-S 21, Dierikx 6, Clarke 4, Caleb Zmuda 3, Justin Schultz 3, Aaron Wikle 2, Austin Anderson 2, Keaton Helm 1. Monmouth-Roseville 29.

Goalkeeper: Daniel Williams.

Saves: Williams 14, Ben VanDuyne 2, Lucas Helling 1, Karsten Taets 1. Monmouth-Roseville 1.

Steals: C. Zmuda 6, Anderson 5, Helling 5, Tyler Bialobreski 5, Austin Whelan 5, VanDuyne 4, Clarke 4, Dierikx 3, Justin Schultz 3, Wikle 2, Scott Zmuda 2, Williams 2, Helm 1.

Corners: O-S 4, Monmouth-Roseville 6.

Fouls: O-S 7, Monmouth-Roseville 16.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

Chillicothe Illinois Valley Central vs. O-S in Orion

O-S 3, IVC 2

IVC 0 3 — 3

O-S 0 2 — 2

Scoring summary

O-S, 42nd minute. Tyler Bialobreski (Austin Anderson). O-S 1, IVC 0.

IVC, 43rd minute, unidentified player. O-S 1, IVC 1.

O-S, 53rd minute, Shane Dierikx (Chris Dhabalt). O-S 2, IVC 1.

IVC, 55th minute, unidentified player. O-S 2, IVC 2.

O-S, 78th minute, Dierikx (Anderson). O-S 3, IVC 2.

Goals: Dierikx 2, Bialobreski 1.

Assists: Anderson 2, Dhabalt 1.

Highlight: Dierikx scored his 50th career goal during the game.

Shots: O-S 12, Anderson 3, Ben VanDuyne 2, Caleb Zmuda 2, Justin Schultz 2, Dierikx 1, Noah Clarke 1, Scott Zmuda 1. IVC 11.

Goalkeeper: Daniel Williams.

Saves: Williams 5, IVC 5.

Steals: C. Zmuda 7, Dierikx 5, Anderson 5, Lucas Helling 5, Bialobreski 5, Austin Whelan 5, Karsten Taets 5, Dhabalt 5, Aaron Wikle 4, Caleb DeHamer 4, Schultz 4, Clarke 4, S. Zmuda 4, VanDuyne 3, Keaton Helm 3. IVC 13.

Corners: O-S 4, IVC 4.

Fouls: O-S 5, IVC 11.

Offsides: IVC 1.

Saturday, Oct. 6

LaSalle-Peru vs. Orion-Sherrard in Orion

O-S 6, Lasalle-peru 4

L-P 1 3 — 4

O-S 5 1 — 6

Scoring summary

O-S, 6th minute, Shane Dierikx (Noah Clarke). O-S 1, L-P 0.

O-S, 9th minute, Justin Schultz (Dierikx). O-S 2, L-P 0.

O-S, 13th minute, Austin Anderson (Dierikx). O-S 3, L-P 0.

O-S, 17th minute, Austin Anderson (Dierikx). O-S 4, L-P 0.

L-P, 27th minute, Juan Reyes (unassisted). O-S 4, L-P 1.

O-S, 39th minute, Scott Zmuda (Dierikx). O-S 5, L-P 1.

L-P, 50th minute, Reyes (unassisted). O-S 5, L-P 2.

O-S, 63rd minute, Dierikx (Clarke). O-S 6, L-P 2.

L-P, 68th minute, Ivan Carrasco (unidentified player). O-S 6, L-P 3.

L-P, 77th minute, Reyes (un­identified player). O-S 6, L-P 4.

Goals: Dierikx 2, Anderson 2, Schultz 1, S. Zmuda 1.

Assists: Dierikx 4, Clarke 2.

Shots: O-S 22, Dierikx 6, Anderson 4, Schultz 3, Aaron Wikle 2, Clarke 2, Caleb DeHamer 1, Caleb Zmuda 1, Tyler Bialobreski 1, S. Zmuda 1, Keaton Helm 1. L-P 5.

Goalkeepers: O-S Daniel Williams, L-P Brandon Bryan.

Saves: Williams 2.

Steals: C. Zmuda 13, Ben VanDuyne 9, Karsten Taets 8, Lucas Helling 7, Austin Whelan 7, Aaron Wikle 6, Anderson 3, Bialobreski 3, Chris Dhabalt 3, Helm 3, DeHamer 2, Dierikx 1, Schultz 1, Clarke 1.

Corners: O-S 5, L-P 2.

Fouls: O-S 8, L-P 9.

Offsides: O-S 1, L-P 1.

Record: Orion-Sherrard 8-7-6.