MHS varsity soccer picks up two wins; JV Devils tie

Anna C Hudgins - Posted on Apr 03, 2013 - 03:14 PM

The Mathews High School varsity soccer team picked up two more wins last week, beating the Lancaster Red Devils, 2-1, on March 27 and the Northumberland Indians, 3-0, on Friday.

The Blue Devils had to fight hard against the Red Devils for their win at home, with Lancaster scoring early in the game. Mathews later came back and junior P.J. Johnson scored for the Blue Devils’ first goal. The second half remained scoreless as both teams fought for the advantage. During overtime, junior Justin Jenkins scored Mathews’ second goal for the win.