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​​Overall: 4-12-1 / Conference: 3-8-1       Home: 1-5-1 / Away: 2-3-0 / Neutral: 1-4-0


2017 Record​​

Previous Match:Neutral

Oct. 13

ND State Consolation

1-7 Loss vs Minot

West Region State Qualifier

Mandan 2, Jamestown 1

Oct. 7, 2017, 12 noon CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D,


Team1st2ndTotal
Mandan
1
1
2
Jamestown
0
1
1


First Half:
1. M, Ian Dahners, 14th minute
Second Half: 2. J, Jonas Flann (Austin Shafer), 52nd minute; 3. M, Evan Arenz (Jacob Weiand), 66th minute
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 8; J: Jay Kupitz, 8
Notes: Mandan qualified for the state tournament for the first time since 2009 and is making its fourth appearance….Mandan won two of three meeting with Jamestown…Jamestown was the No. 4 seed while Mandan was the No. 5 seed.
Records: Mandan, 3-10-1 Overall; 3-8-1 WDA; Jamestown, 8-9-0 Overall; 5-7-0 WDA

Bismarck High 4, Mandan 0

Sept. 19, 2017, 7:30 p.m. CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Bismarck High
2
2
4
Mandan
0
0
0


First Half:
1. B, Dane Allen (Mason Stotz), 4th minute; 2. B, Stotz (Tresor Mugwaneza), 24th minute
Second Half: 3. B, Michael Matthews (Stotz), 54th minute; 4. B, Stotz (Allen), 59th minute
Goalie saves: B: Zac Schmidt, 3; M: William Liffrig, 14
Notes: Bismarck High posted its third straight shutout…Mason Stotz factored in on all four Demon goals…Mandan has not scored a goal in its last three matches.
Records: Bismarck High, 8-1-1 Overall; 6-1-1 WDA; Mandan, 2-8-1 Overall; 2-6-1 WDA

Mandan 2, Legacy 0

Oct. 3, 2017, 7:30 p.m. CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D,


Team1st2ndTotal
Legacy
0
0
0
Mandan
1
1
2


First Half: 1. M, Ethan Hauff, 38th minute

Second Half: 2. M, Evan Arenz (Ian Dahners), 66th minute
Goalie saves: L: Zach Ebach, 10; M: William Liffrig, 5
Notes:
Mandan clinched the No. 5 seed at the West Region Tournament and will play No. 4 Jamestown in a state qualifier..The win snapped a four-game losing streak.
Records:
Legacy, 0-13-1 Overall; 0-11-1 WDA; Mandan, 2-13-1 Overall; 3-8-1 WDA

Legacy 0, Mandan 0

Sept. 14, 2017, 8 p.m.

Sanford Health Sports Complex, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1st2nd Total
Mandan
0
0
0
Legacy
0
0    
0


First Half:
No scoring
Second Half: No scoring
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 6; L: Zach Ebach, 8
Notes: This was the first scoreless match in WDA play this season…Legacy goalkeeper Zach Ebach made eight stops while Mandan’s William Liffrig made six saves…Mandan is unbeaten in its last three matches.
Records: Mandan, 2-6-1 Overall; 2-4-1 WDA; Legacy 0-7-1 Overall; 0-5-1 WDA

East-West Crossover

Fargo Davies 2, Mandan 1

Aug. 19, 2017, 11 a.m. CT

Rotary Field, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1st
2nd
Total
Fargo Davies
0    
2    
2
Mandan
0    
1    
1


First Half: No scoring
Second Half: 1. FD, Casey Haldis (Jonas Adams), 32nd minute; 2. FD, Haldis (Adams), 45th minute; 3. M, Ian Dahners (Free kick), 56th minute
Goalie saves: FD: Hunter Maloy, 3; MAN: Alex Allans, 8
Notes: The match was 60 minutes…Mandan goalie Alex Allan made eight stops.
Records: Fargo Davies, 1-0 Overall; 0-0 EDC; Mandan, 0-1 Overall; 0-0 WDA
 



ND State Loser-out

Minot 7, Mandan 1

Oct. 13, 2017, 2:15 p.m. CT

Rotary Field, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Mandan
0
1
1
Minot
3
4
7


First Half:
1. MIN, Nic Pecoraro (Cody Burke), 6th minute; 2. MIN, Pecoraro (Matthew Thrailkill), 9th minute; 3. MIN, JJ Johannsen (Noah Schmidt), 29th minute
Second Half: 4. MIN, Lucas Lauckner, 41st minute; 5. MIN, Evan Bolinske (Johannsen) 51st minute; 6. MIN, Johannsen, 58th minute; 7. MAN, Jacob Weiand (Ethan Hauff), 71st minute; 8. MIN, Thrailkill, 78th minute
Goalie saves: MAN: William Liffrig, 9; MIN: Jonathan Thomas, 0; Michael Fenner, 2
Notes: Minot outscored Mandan, 19-1 in three meetings…Three Minot players had two or more points…Minot will play for the consolation championship…Mandan ended its season.
Records: Minot, 12-6-1 Overall; 10-1-1 WDA; Mandan, 4-12-1 Overall; 3-8-1 WDA

2017 Record

Date/Time
Opponent
W/L/T
Score
Record
Aug. 19/ 11 a.m.
Fargo Davies (nc)
L
1-2
0-1
Aug. 19/ 2 p.m.
West Fargo (nc)
L
0-5
0-2
Aug. 22/ 8 p.m.
@Minot
L
0-5
0-3
Aug. 24/6 p.m.
@Bismarck High
L
0-8
0-4
Aug. 29/8 p.m.
@Century
L
0-3
0-5
Aug. 31/6:30 p.m.
ST. MARY'S
L
2-4
0-6
Sept. 5/7:30 p.m.
@Jamestown
W
3-2
1-6
Sept. 7/6 p.m.
@St. Mary's
W
3-0
2-6
Sept. 14/8 p.m.
@Legacy
T
0-0
2-6-1
Sept. 16/12 noon
MINOT
L
0-7
2-7-1
Sept. 19/7:30 p.m.
BISMARCK HIGH
L
0-4
2-8-1
Sept. 21/7:30 p.m.
CENTURY
L
0-3
2-9-1
Sept. 26/7:30 p.m.
JAMESTOWN
L
0-3
2-10-1
Oct. 3/7:30 p.m.
LEGACY
W
2-0
3-10-1
Oct. 7/12 noon
%Jamestown
W
2-1
4-10-1
Oct. 12/4:30 p.m.
$ West Fargo
L
1-8
4-11-1
Oct. 13/2:15 p.m.
! Minot
L
1-7
4-12-1















% W Region State Qualifier  $ ND State Quarterfinal   ! ND State Loser-out

Jamestown 3, Mandan 0

Sept. 26, 2017, 7:30 p.m. CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Jamestown
1
2
3
Mandan
0
0
0


First Half:
1. J, Austin Shafer (Chase Jenison), 3rd minute
Second Half: 2. J, Jaden Christ (Shafer), 56th minute; 3. J, Shafer, 64th minute
Goalie saves: J: Jay Zupitz, 0; M: William Liffrig, 1
Notes: Jamestown clinched a spot in a state qualifying match at next week’s West Region Tournament…The teams’ split their two regular season meetings…Jamestown’s Austin Shafer scored twice…Mandan has lost its last fourth straight match.
Records: Jamestown, 7-7 Overall; 4-6-0 WDA; Mandan, 2-10-1 Overall; 2-8-1 WDA

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Mandan 3, Jamestown 2

Sept. 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Rotary Field, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1st2nd Total
Mandan
1
2  
3
Jamestown
0
2    
2


First Half:
1. M, Sammy Saucedo, 30th minute
Second Half: 2. M, Evan Arenz, 48th minute; 3. J, Austin Shafer (Free kick), 49th minute; 4. J, Shafer, 68th minute; 5. M, Arenz, 73rd minute
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 6; J: Cody Burkle, 3
Notes: Mandan’s win snapped a 22-match losing streak, dating back to 2015…Jamestown dropped its third match at home…Jamestown’s Austin Shafer scored twice.
Records: Mandan, 1-6-0 Overall; 1-4-0 WDA; Jamestown, 3-4-0 Overall; 1-3-0 WDA

2017 Varsity Schedule/Results

ND State Quarterfinal

West Fargo 8, Mandan 1

Oct. 12, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Rotary Field, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Mandan
1
0
1
West Fargo
5
3
8


First Half:
1. WF, Lucas Simon (Telvin Vah), 16th minute; 2. WF, Simon (Vah), 18th minute; 3. WF, Vah (Mohamed Isse), 22nd minute; 4. WF, Vah (Enoch Gartei), 25th minute; 5. M, Jacob Weiand (Evan Arenz), 34th minute; 6. WF, Sabiti Morisho (Zachary Milbrandt), 35th minute
Second Half: 7. WF, Yussuf Mohamed (Vah), 42nd minute; 8. WF, Mohamed, 60th minute; 9. WF, Gartei 73rd minute
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 4; Alex Allan, 1; WF: Thomas Klein, 4
Notes: Mandan was playing in its first state tournament match since 2009…West Fargo scored five first half goals…Telvin Vah had five points for the Packers.
Records: Mandan, 4-11-1 Overall; 3-8-1 WDA; West Fargo, 13-4-2 Overall; 10-2-2 EDC

Century 3, Mandan 0

Aug. 29,  2017, 8 p.m. CT

Sanford Sports Complex, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1st2nd Total
Mandan
0
0  
0
Century
3
0     3


First Half:
1. C, Oumar Gueye (Zach Bares) 13TH minutes;  2. C, Jacob Holtz (Logan Brown), 16th minutes; 3. C, Nikko Helderop (Terry Hardmeyer), 19th minute
Second Half: No scoring
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 9; C: Conor Fehr, 5
Notes: Century has yet to allow a goal this season…Three different players scored goals.
Records: Mandan, 0-5 Overall; 0-3 WDA; Century, 4-0 Overall; 2-0 WDA

East-West Crossover

West Fargo 5, Mandan 0

Aug. 19, 2017, 2 p.m. CT

Rotary Field, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1st
2nd
Total
W Fargo
3    
2    
5
Mandan
0    
0    
0


First Half: 1. WF, Srdjan Culum, 2nd minute; 2. WF, Telvin Vah, 8th minute; 3. WF, Culum (Vah), 15th minute
Second Half: 4. WF, Lucas Simon (Vah), 38th minute; 5. WF, Simon, 53rd minute
Goalie saves: WF: Seth Holm, 3; MAN: Will Liffrig, 6
Notes: West Fargo’s Telvin Vah scored and assisted on two others…The match was 60 minutes
Records: West Fargo, 2-0 Overall; 0-0 EDC; Mandan, 0-2 Overall; 0-0 WDA



Century 3, Mandan 0

Sept. 21, 2017, 7:30 p.m. CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Century
1
2
3
Mandan
0
0
0


First Half:
1. C, Justin Weigel (Fabian Lunell), 35th minute
Second Half: 2. C, Weigel (Lunell), time NA; 3. C, Weigel (Jackson Hopfauf), time NA
Goalie saves: C NA: 3; M: Williams Liffrig, 6
Notes: Century’s Justin Weigel had a hat trick…Mandan was shutout for a fourth straight match...Century won both regular season matches.
Records: Century, 9-2-0 Overall; 7-1-0, WDA; Mandan, 2-9-1 Overall; 2-7-1 WDA

St. Mary's 4, Mandan 2

Aug. 31,  2017, 6:30 p.m. CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D.


Team1st2nd Total
St. Mary's
2
2  
4
Mandan
1
1    
2


First Half:
1. SM, Ben Schmidt (Adam Thorson), 17th minute; 2. M, Andy Saucedo, 26th minute
Second Half: 3. SM, Schmidt (Alex Schon), 45th minute; 4. SM, Schmidt (Andrew Nagel, 52nd minute; 5. SM, Thorson, time NA; 6. M, A. Saucedo, 76th minute
Goalie saves: SM: Colten Scheetz, 7; M: William Liffrig, 5
Notes: St. Mary’s won its second straight match…Ben Schmidt netted a hat trick…Mandan’s two goals was a season high.
Records: St. Mary’s, 2-4 Overall; 2-2 WDA; Mandan, 0-6 Overall; 0-4 WDA

Minot 7, Mandan 0

Sept. 16, 2017, 12 noon  CT

Dacotah Centennial Park, Mandan, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Minot
3
4
7
Mandan
0
0
0


First Half:
1. Min, Evan Bolinske (Cody Burke), 3rd minute; 2. Min., Avery Weishaar, 8th minute; 3. Min., Weishaar, 33rd minute
Second Half: 4. Min., Bolinske (Hadley Thomas), 42nd minute; 5. Min., (Mandan scores own goal), 48th minute;  6. Min., JJ Johannsen (Weishaar), 52nd minute; 7. Nic Pecoraro, 59TH minute
Goalie saves: Min: Jaden Francis, 0; Man: William Liffrig, 9
Notes: Minot posted its third consecutive shutout…Mandan’s three-match unbeaten streak came to an end with the loss…Minot’s Evan Bolinske and Avery Weishaar each had two goals.
Records: Minot, 7-3-1 Overall; 6-0-1 WDA; Mandan, 2-7-1 Overall; 2-5-1 WDA


Mandan Braves Boys' Soccer

Bismarck High 8, Mandan 0

Aug. 24, 2017, 8 p.m. CT

MDU Resources Community Bowl, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Mandan
0
0
0
Bismarck High
5
3
8


First Half:
1. B, Tresor Mugwaneza (Dane Allen), 3rd minute; 2. B, Allen (Mason Stotz), 5th minute; 3. B, Stotz (Caden Evanson), 12th minute; 4. B, Mugwaneza (Edwin Rasidovic), 30th minute; 5. B, Merci Ndaberewe, 32nd  minute
Second Half: 6. B, Ndaberewe (Evanson), 50th minute; 7. B, Andrew Lee (Evanson), 56th minute; 8. B, Preston Wachter (Mikane Aberle), 77th minute
Goalie saves: M: Alex Allan, 3; William Liffrig, 7; B: Zac Schmidt, 3
Notes: Bismarck High's Caden Evanson had three assists...Bismarck High scored five first half goals...Zac Schmidt posted his third straight shutout for the Demons.
Records: Bismarck High, 3-0 Overall; 1-0 WDA; Legacy, 0-3 Overall; 0-1 WDA


Head Coaches: Stephen Weston, Carly Retterrath

Assistants: Sean Cano, Ilija Cokrlic
2016 Season: 0-15-0 Overall; 0-12-0 WDA (7th)

​2016 West Region Finish: Did Not Place

WDA championships: None

State championships: None

State Tournament appearances: 3 (Last, 2009)

Home Field: Dacotah Centennial Park/Grass

Mandan boys' soccer website

WDA Year-by-Year results

WDA Soccer Main Page


Mandan 3, St. Mary's 0

Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. CT

MDU Resources Community Bowl, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1st2nd Total
Mandan
1
2  
3
St. Mary's
0
0    
0


First Half:
1. M, Andy Saucedo (Kyler Feist), 3rd minute
Second Half: 2. M, A. Saucedor (Fiest), 41st minute; 3. M, Ian Dahners (Penalty Kick), 64th minute
Goalie saves: M: William Liffrig, 6; SM: Colten Scheetz, 6
Notes: Mandan won its second straight match…Andy Saucedo scored a team-leading third goal…The loss snapped the Saints’ two-match win streak.
Records: Mandan, 2-6-0 Overall; 2-4-0 WDA; St. Mary’s, 2-5-0 Overall; 2-3-0 WDA

Minot 5, Mandan 0

Aug. 22, 2017, 8 p.m. CT

Optimist Soccer Complex, Minot, N.D.


Team1st2ndTotal
Mandan
0
0
0
Minot
2
3
5


First Half:
1. Min., Noah Schmidt (Avery Weishaar), 3rd minute; 2. Min., Cody Burke (JJ Johannsen), 20th minute
Second Half: 3. Min., Johannsen (Schmidt), 51st minute; 4. Min., Evan Bolinske (Johannsen), 58th minute; 5. Min., Bolinske (Schmidt), 65th minute
Goalie saves: Man: William Liffrig, 4; Min: Jaden Francis., 3
Note: Minot’s JJ Johannsen and Noah Schmidt each had three points…Evan Bolinske netted a pair of goals.
Records: Mandan, 0-3 Overall; 0-1 WDA; Minot, 1-2 Overall; 1-0 WDA


Team Leaders (As of Oct. 8)

Goals: 4, Andy Saucedo

Assists: 2, Kyler Fiest

Points 4, A. Saucedo

Saves: 62, William Liffirg

Shutouts: 3, W. Liffrig



(All  reg. season matches)