Archive - Sep 3, 2012 - Sports Article
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€“ The 2012 girls' soccer season kicked off Saturday with Punxsy controlling two matches of its own tournament to earn a split with a 0-0 (1-3 on penalty kicks) loss to Keystone before blanking Smethport, 2-0, in the afternoon.
â€śOur team played great today,â€ť excitedly told Lady Chucks head coach Kevin Hughes. â€śWe controlled possession, and our passing was very good in both matches.â€ť
In the second match, Ashley Bacha found the net for the first time in the Punxsy season with an unassisted effort 12 minutes into the contest.
INDIANA â€” Trevor Peace powered the Punxsy boysâ€™ soccer team to its first victory of the season on Saturday. Peace assisted on two scores and blasted two goals of his own to defeat DuBois, 4-2, in the second day of the Indiana Tournament.
Host Indiana claimed a 2-0 win over Punxsy in the season opener Friday.
After a Beavers' goal just under six minutes into the contest, the Chucksâ€™ Kevin Hughes netted the first goal of the year at 31:57 off a pass from Peace for a 1-1 halftime score.