Saturday, October 22, 2016
Ringgold High School
Mars Area High School
The Ringgold boys soccer team traveled to Mars on Saturday afternoon for a match-up against the Fighting Planets in the first round of the WPIAL Playoffs.
The first half was a back-and-forth battle that saw several offensive opportunities for both teams, but after 40 minutes, the scored remained 0-0.
Mars came out firing in the second half, scoring three goals in just over 3 minutes to take a 3-0 lead. The Fighting Planets would add one more score to go up 4-0, before Kobe Norfleet scored for the Rams. Mars would add one final goal with 14 seconds left in regulation.
Final score: Mars 5, Ringgold 1.
Ringgold finishes the 2016 campaign with a 8-11 (7-3) record overall.