The Living Grace Christian School Varsity Boys Soccer Team made it to the final four of the Maryland Christian School Tournament (MCST) this past soccer season. After a regular season of four wins, two losses and three ties, the team earned a number four seed in the tournament of nine schools. In the first round, the team beat Carroll Christian School 4-1 to make it to the semifinals. There they battled Covenant Life School to a 3-3 tie before succumbing in overtime. Nehemiah Switzer and Josué Escalante were named to the MCST All-Tournament Team.
Throughout the season, Captain Nehemiah Switzer provided inspirational leadership from defensive mid with 6 goals and 7 assists (44 goals and 36 assists for his career). In addition, Josué Escalante provided a consistent scoring threat with 14 goals and 7 assists. Senior Andrew Switzer tallied 10 goals (36 for his career), and Dante Fuentes scored 6 goals and assisted on 6 more. José Camacho Saenz battled relentlessly in the midfield, contributing 3 goals and 2 assists. Captain Nathan Tiren and Goalkeeper Jaiden Gaskin-Vilson anchored a defense that gave up less than two goals per game. Living Grace Christian School is very grateful for an outstanding season.
Living Grace Christian School is located at 20300 Pleasant Ridge Drive, and online at www.lgcs.northgatecc.org. The school admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, program and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies and other school-administered programs.