Montague uses second half rally to advance in Division 3 soccer districts

LocalSportsJournal.com

The Montague soccer team used a thrilling comeback to defeat Newaygo 3-2 on Wednesday night in the first round of Division 3 district play.

Newaygo netted the lone first half goal to take a 1-0 lead into halftime.

In the second half, Newago netted a second goal to take a 2-0 lead.

However, the Wildcats responded with a Pablo Alfonso Viguria goal off an assist from Carter Mahoney to cut the deficit to 2-1.

Later in the half, Brenden Mahoney netted a penalty kick to tie the game at 2-2.

With just two minutes left in regulation, Kevin Roll netted the game winning goal for Montague.

Montague will next face Oakridge in the Division 3 district semifinals at Oakridge on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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