Behind a fast start offensively, the Pella boys soccer team again overcame windy and rainy conditions to blank Perry 5-0 Monday night in Pella. Tukker Bogaard scored his first of three goals within the opening five minutes of the match, and the Little Dutch led 2-0 by halftime.
In addition to the hat trick from Bogaard, Pella also got a goal from Daniel Langenfield and Grant Barrick converted on a penalty kick to round out the scoring.
Perry had been ranked No. 10 in the latest coaches’ poll, while Pella remains among the teams receiving votes outside of the top fifteen. The Little Dutch are now 5-1 overall and 2-0 in the Little Hawkeye Conference and back in action today with eighth-ranked Grinnell.
Tukker Bogaard – 4′ (Zach Buchheit), 29′ (Blake Bogaard), 74′
Daniel Langenfeld – 47′ (Alex De Jong)
Grant Barrick – 61′ (PK)