With tongue firmly in cheek, Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton said his team always likes to keep it interesting when they are at Texas High. That was the case again Friday night. February 5, as the Wildcats just squeezed by the Tigers, 3-2 in Texarkana.
Jorge Santacruz scored the Wildcats first goal assisted by Omar Hernandez. Joel Pasion had an unassisted goal for the Wildcats’ second score. The Wildcats’ winning goal was special. According to Coach Upton, it was the first ever goal by Garrett Reams.
The win gives the Wildcats a 1-2 district record and they are now 10-6-1 for the season. Next, the Wildcats play Marshall on Tuesday at Gerald Prim Stadium. The Mavericks are 1-1 in district play with a 5-1 home win over Texas High and a 3-1 home loss to Pine Tree.