LocalSportsJournal.com

MONTAGUE – The Montague girls soccer team used a boost in the second half to pull past Shelby for a Western Michigan Conference win on Tuesday evening.

The action was tied 1-1 at halftime but the Wildcats found three more second-half goals to seal the 4-1 victory.

Emma Peterson led the way for the Wildcats with two goals, while Allyson Balder and Kiley Miller each added a goal.

The Tigers’ Kendall Zaverl opened up the scoring in the first eight minutes with their lone goal.

Montague (7-6, 5-2) continues WMC play as it hosts the Oakridge Eagles on Thursday.

Shelby (4-12-2, 2-6-1) is set to host Fremont on Wednesday or its final home game of the regular season.