South Garland 2, Wildcats Soccer 1
The Wildcats’ soccer team lost a close one, 2-1 to South Garland Thursday (January 17) afternoon, in their opening game at the Ice Bowl tournament in Richardson. Wildcats Coach Alexi Upton says his Wildcats are playing really well but he adds they are not finishing off games. He says the team has a lot of young players and he says they are going to get better. Alejandro Diosdado scored an unassisted goal for the Wildcats. The Wildcats are now 2-4-1 for the season. They continue pool play in the tournament Friday night late as they face Dallas Kimball at 8:30 p.m. at Richardson Berkner’s B Field.
Rockwall Heath 8, Lady Cats Soccer 0
Another tournament and another big tough opponent for the Lady Cats’ soccer team. Thursday (January 17) in a North Forney tournament, the Lady Cats opened play with an 8-0 loss to Class 6A opponent Rockwall Heath. The Lady Hawks scored 5 first half goals and 3 more in the second half. The Lady Cats have not only faced lots of tough competition, they have also been besieged with quite a few injuries. The Lady Cats are now 0-6-2 for the season. Friday the Lady Cats will play a pair of tournament games. They face North Lamar at 2:15 p.m. and then Class 6A North Mesquite at 4:45 p.m.