View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

ASK THE EXPERTS

Eagles finish as runners-up

POSTED: April 3, 2012 4:54 p.m.
Ryan Coker Dawson Community News/

Eagle Jason Mays tries to elude a defender in last Thursday’s championship game.

View Larger

The Riverview Middle School boys soccer team lost an exciting 2-1 decision to Clear Creek Middle School in the Mountain League Championship last Thursday at home.

Coach Phil Branson's team scored first in the game.

Eagle forward Mateo Fritz blasted a ball past the Clear Creek goalie to take a 1-0 lead with 17:18 remaining before halftime.

Riverview took the lead into halftime.

Clear Creek quickly answered with two goals in the second half. The Bobcats chipped the ball just past Riverview's goalie to tie the game with 23:20 gone in the second half.

Less than 3 minutes later, Clear Creek scored again with 20:38 remaining in the game to take a 2-1 lead.

Despite a couple of chances to tie the game, time ran out on the Eagles.

Clear Creek came into the contest with an impressive 9-0-1 mark.

The tie came against Riverview, 2-2, in the first game of the season.

This was the fifth consecutive final for the Eagles.

Riverview had captured the title three of the last four years. It is also the third consecutive year that Riverview has played the Bobcats for the title.

The Eagles finished the season with a 7-3-1 record.

 

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Floats needed for parade
There's still time to be in...
Community invited to free T...
Volunteers are serving free...
Thanksgiving serves up trad...
Ben Robinson and Kelsey Cag...
Commissioners to work with ...
Uniformed and plainclothes ...
Man killed in weekend shooting
Pictured with one of his wi...
Science night aims to get k...
Sam Smith guides the hover ...
Sanders best in the state
Dawson County High School s...
Elliott wins Nationwide cha...
Chase Elliott’s crew works ...
 

AP VIDEO


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...