Lourdes Boys Soccer: History

Strong History
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 17 years we have won the Section Title twelve times, four 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 302-54-25 in those seventeen 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 Quarterfinals 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 Playing 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.



Thursday, November 3
Career Stats Updated Nov 3, 2011
Handout: Career Stats Updated Nov 3, 2011

Friday, November 5
Career Stats Updated 11-5-2010

Friday, November 5
Goals and Assist Statistics
Certain names stand out as the top scorers in the history of Lourdes soccer program. Kodet'00, Adafin'03, Lembach'02 and Maken'99 lead the list. Did you know that coach Tom Kane has kept statistics on every goal or assist ever scored? Yes, even if a player scored one assist in the varsity career, their name is recorded on this master list to go down in the history of the program. And who knows, that may have been a really important game changing goal!

Tyler Kodett '00 leads that list with a career total of 126 combined goals and assists. Not suprising to recent fans is finding Bayode Adafin '03 second with 110.
Third is held by Tim Macken'99 and March Lembach '02 finished only 4 points behind with a career total of 85. Nick Reider '02, Eric Hanson '98 and Chris Glinski'97 are next, the last two of whom went on to play Division 1 in college.

Jon Wagner '99 and current Assistant Coach Sean Kean '98 are tied in 8th place in the history of the program. Former captain of St John's team in Collegeville, MN, Ben Passe '99 rounds out the top 10.

Who else is on this list of famous players? Just check out it out by downloading the handout link below. The list is current as of Nov 5th, 2010.

Handout: Career Stats Updated 10-25-09