Hixson Wins, East Ridge, Signal Mountain Tie 2-2

Thursday, May 01, 2014

HIXSON 3 GRACE 1  Hixson rallied for three goals in the second half to beat Grace 3-1.  Galen Walls, Spencer Groves and Bryan Alfaro scored goals for Hixson.

 Grace's first half goal was scored by Ryan Sellers. 

Hixson: Galen Walls, Spencer Groves, Bryan Alfaro
Grace: Ryan Sellers

Hixson: Cameron Rigler 2, Galen Walls
Grace: Chris Ledford

Saves: Jake Powell 3

EAST RIDGE 2 SIGNAL MOUNTAIN 2  East Ridge took a 2-0 lead over Signal Mountain after a 0-0 halftime score.

  Signal Mountain scored on a penalty kick in the 65th minute.  The PK came after a straight red card in the box for a hand ball that impeded the goal.  East Ridge played a player down for the final 15 minutes.  Signal Mountain was able to tie the game at two in the 70th minute. 


East Ridge: Tad Whitaker, Kolbe King

Signal Mtn: Connor Athorp, Josh Patta

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