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Boys Soccer Suffers First Loss of 2016 at Veterans 3-1

KATHLEEN, Ga. – The FPD varsity boys soccer team (2-1-2) dropped its first match of the 2016 season on Wednesday night to the Veterans High School Warhawks 3-1 in non-region action.

Both teams battled to a 0-0 tie at halftime, but the Warhawks outscored the Vikings 3-1 in the second period to claim the win.

DeAngelo Hall, Logan Luque and Garrett Roff all netted goals for the Warhawks in the victory.

FPD’s lone goal of the match cam via the foot of Dane Wiggins on an assist from Spencer Ennis.

The Warhawks controlled the offensive tempo of the game, holding a 21-8 shot advantage at the end of the contest.

FPD keeper Dontrez Johnson snagged three saves in the loss and Veterans goalie scooped up five in the winning bid.

The Vikings are back in action next week on Wednesday, March 9 to open Area-2 play against St. Anne Pacelli.

Kickoff in Columbus, Ga. is set for 5:30 p.m.

The First Presbyterian Day School Department of Athletics strives to build the student athlete both in the playing arena and the classroom while upholding the school’s mission statement to educate and equip students to change the world for God’s glory. For more information, visit www.fpdvikings.com and sign up for up-to-the-minute news and scores by following the Vikings on Twitter at @FPDVikingSports and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/fpdathletics.

BOX SCORE:
VETERANS 3, FPD 1

Goals: Veterans – DeAngelo Hall, Logan Luque, Garrett Roff; FPD – Spencer Ennis.

Assists: FPD – Spencer Ennis.

Shots: Veterans 21, FPD 8.

Saves: Veterans – Robert Benge 5; FPD – Dontrez Johnson 3.

Next: FPD at St. Anne Pacelli, 5:30 p.m., March 9.