Lourdes Boys Soccer: History

Tuesday, August 4
Past History and College Players

Lourdes Soccer enjoys a strong history of Conference Championships, State Tournament Appearances and even State Championship Titles. The list of players who have gone on to make their mark at the college level is also impressive. Tom Kane started the program at Lourdes in 1995 where it was a Club team for two years. They moved to a Varsity level sport in 1997. Head Coach since the program started, Kane says, "In our 18 years we have won the Section Title thirteen times, five losses in the Quarterfinals at State, one 4th place finish,four 3rd Place finishes at State, and three State Championships. We also have an overall record of 317-60-25 in those eighteen years."

TEAM HISTORY

1995- Boys and Girls Club Team started at Lourdes by Tom Kane. Boys finish 10-8-2.

1996- 2nd year as a Club with a record of 13-6-2.

1997- 1st year as an official Varsity Sport with a record of 10-8-2. Lost in Section 1 Semi-Finals.

1998- In only the 2nd year as a Varsity Sport, the team finished with a record of 21-2-0 and won their 1st STATE Championship! Rochester's only team to do so!

1999- The 3rd year record was 21-1-2 and Lourdes Boys won their 2nd straight STATE Championship!

2000- The 4th year record was 19-3-0 and lost in the Section 1 Finals.

2001- The 5th year record was 21-1-1 and finished 3rd at STATE

2002- The 6th year record was 18-2-2 and lost in the Quarterfinals at STATE

2003- The 7th year record was 16-3-2 and lost in the Section Finals

2004- The 8th year record of 20-2-2 and finished 3rd at STATE

2005- The 9th year record of 19-2-1 and lost in the Quarterfinals at STATE

2006- The 10th year record of 17-4-3 and finished 3rd at STATE

2007- The 11th year record of 16-3-2 and lost in the Section Finals

2008- The 12th year record of 19-6-1 and finished 4th at STATE

2009- The 13th year record of 15-4-2 and lost in the Section Finals

2010 - The 14th year record of 15-3-3 and lost in the Quarterfinals at STATE

2011 - The 15th year record of 20-3-0 and finished 3rd at STATE

2012- The 16th year record of 22-1-0 and won our 3rd STATE Championship!

2013 - The 17th year record of 13-6-2 and lost in the Quarterfinals at STATE

2014 - The 18th year record of 15-6-0 and lost in the Quarterfianls at STATE 

 

PAST PLAYERS

Ben Garry 1995 and 1996 Club teams - Played Division 1 at University of Pittsburgh and professionally at Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Blake Kane 1995-1997 - Played Division 3 at Gustavus in St Peter,MN

Jon Wagner 1995-1999 - Played Division 1 at Western Michigan

Eric Hanson 1995-1999 - Played Division 1 at St Johns of New York until injury ended his career

John Doucette 1997-2000 - Played Division 3 at Viterbo in LaCrosse,WI

Sean Kane 1998-2001 - Played Division 3 at Wartburg College in Waverly,IA

Chris Glinski 1998-2001 Played Division 1 at Univerity of Michigan

Ben Passe 1999-2002 Played Division 3 at St Johns of Minnnesota

Tim Macken 1999-2002 Played Division 1 at University of Pittsburgh (Injured in summer play)

James Kertis 1999-2002 Played Division 3 at Viterbo in Lacrosse,WI

Tyler Kodet 2001-2004 Played Division 3 at St Johns of Minnesota

Mark Lembach 2002-2005 Played Division 1 at Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Mac Miller 2003-2005 Played Division 3 at Augsburg in Minneapolis,MN

Bayode Adafin 2003-2006 Played Division 1 at Columbia University in New York City,NY

Eric Passe 2004-2007 Played Division 3 at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa

Kyle Farrell 2005-2008 Played at Division 2 Regis College in Denver

Jon Eickemeyer 2006-2008 Played at Division 3 Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa

Joe Charlesworth 2005-2009 Played Division 3 at St Johns of Minnesota

Paul Convery 2006-2010 Played at Division 3 Viterbo in LaCrosse, WI

Pat Godfrey 2006-2010 Played at Division 3 St Johns of Minnesota

Brian Williamson 2007-2011 Played at Division 3 St Thomas

Jack Convery 2010-2012 Playing at Division 3 Viterbo in LaCrosse, WI

Alan Schembri-Wismayer 2010-2012 Playing at Division 3 Macalaster College in Minneapolis, MN