Newman’s boys shut out Episcopal to win Division IV state championship

Newman’s boys shut out Episcopal to win Division IV state championship
The Newman Greenies captured their 9th state title in boys' soccer. (Source: Isidore Newman)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Newman grabbed their ninth state title in boys’ soccer by beating Episcopal, 1-0.

Newman defeats Episcopal 1-0, takes Division IV crown

Charlie Walner scored the lone goal to give Newman the Division IV state title. Walner was named the most valuable player of the match.

“I had that breakaway, and I just hit it. I didn’t even look. When I saw it go in, it was just pure joy. I was very, very happy with that,” said Walner.

The third-seeded Newman Greenies finished the season with a 14-6-3 record.

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