Middle School Sports
Boys' JV Soccer
Mustangs Beats Tigers head to State Championship Game
October 1, 2013Bishop Brossart High School
Bishop Brossart beat the Paintsville Tigers 2-1 for a shot at the Touchstone All A State Championship. Paintsville came into the game 12-1-1 and it looked to be a good matchup on paper.
The Mustangs had 43 shots and 24 on goal. The Tigers had 6 shots and only 4 on goal.
The Mustangs controlled most of the game. The Mustangs had many shots on goal, but the Tiger’s keeper played excellent as he denied the Mustangs twenty two times, however in the 29th minute on a Tiger Penalty in the box, Eli Nienaber got the Mustangs on the board. Eli took the penalty kick, which got by the keeper and the Mustangs were up 1-0, which they took to the half.
In the 65th minute Joey Hickman got the eventual game winner when Mitch Parnell sent him a nice ball that Joey blasted into the net for the 2-0 lead.
Paintville was able to score in the 77th minute of the game. The Mustangs held on for the 2-1 win and the Mustangs were headed to the Finals of the All A Classic for the 2nd time in program history.