Prep Soccer

Pirates allow four goals in second half

Posted: Sep. 25, 2019 10:28 am Updated: Sep. 25, 2019 10:29 am

MEXICO, Mo. — The Hannibal soccer team allowed four goals in the second half in a 5-3 loss to Mexico in North Central Missouri Conference play Tuesday night.

Hannibal had a 2-1 lead at halftime, but Mexico tied the game at 2-2 in the 60th minute. The Bulldogs took the lead with two quick goals in the 65th minute to make it 4-2 before another goal put the game away.

The Pirates got a goal back in the 70th minute but couldn’t get closer.

Hannibal’s Tristen Terrill opened the scoring in the first half before Mexico tied the game. Karson Westhoff scored off an assist from Trevauhn Jenkins to give Hannibal a 2-1 lead going into halftime.

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