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Lion Taming: Cranes take all six points from St. Louis in home-away tilt

By Kaw Valley FC, 06/03/19, 11:15AM CDT


The Kaw Valley FC Cranes swept both matches from the St. Louis Lions over the weekend. On Friday night at Rock Chalk Park, KVFC opened the scoring with a gorgeous goal by Ignacio Lerech and Ponte Popgeorgiev. The Lions equalized early in the second half before Bryce Gibson redirected a stoppage time winner into the back of the net for the 2-1 victory.

On Sunday, the Cranes and Lions were scoreless until the 86th minute when Sam Gettings rebounded a shot by Manel Busquets. Busquets then ended the drama with a stoppage time walk-in goal. You can watch the full replays from both matches at the links below.

With the six points, KVFC remains in first place in the Heartland Division. The Cranes are back in action on Friday and Saturday against Green Bay, tickets are available at

Friday, May 31st Full Match Replay

Sunday, June 2nd Full Match Replay