Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton calls his team scrappy and says they are winning ugly. The latest example occurred Friday night, February 28, at Gerald Prim Stadium as the Wildcats just got by Greenville, 2-1.
It was the second 2-1 win for the Wildcats over the Lions in district play and improved the Wildcats district mark to 5-1 as they continue to stalk leader Mount Pleasant.
Kevin Yanez scored a goal for the Wildcats after an assist from Christian Palomino. Just up from the JV, freshman Uriel Santacruz scored the Wildcats second goal, his first on the varsity, after an assist from Alejandro Diasdado.
Next, the Wildcats host Lindale at The Prim on Tuesday night. The two teams played an overtime game in Lindale that the Wildcats pulled out, 2-1 in the first round of district play.