Rockford, Illinois News

RPS soccer teams post wins

ROCKFORD — The Rockford East, Guilford, Jefferson and Auburn boys soccer teams combined for 11 goals and posted wins Tuesday night.

East improved to 5-1 with a 3-1 win over Belvidere. The E-Rabs’ lone loss was to Hononegah during spring break when it was missing a couple of key players.

Jefferson is a half game back of East in third place after beating Freeport to move to 4-1. Angel Quesada led again with two goals and now has eight on the season.

Guilford knocked off Hononegah to improve to 4-2 and face the J-Hawks on Thursday in a bid to move back into the top three in the conference. The Vikings are the defending conference champions but dropped a pair of 1-0 games to Boylan and East to begin the year.

Auburn moved back to .500 with a 2-1 win over Harlem. The Knights trailed after the first 40 minutes but got goals from Moses Rodriguez and Walid Shaibi to improve to 3-3 for the year.

NIC-10 Standings

Boylan Catholic 4-0
Rockford East 5-1
Rockford Jefferson 4-1
Rockford Guilford 4-2
Belvidere North 3-2
Rockton Hononegah 2-2
Rockford Auburn 3-3
Harlem 1-5
Belvidere 1-5
Freeport 0-6