ATHENS, Pa. (WETM) – The Wellsboro boys soccer team stayed unbeaten this season by winning an NTL soccer showdown on the road against Athens on Tuesday.
Wellsboro defeated Athens 3-0 for their second win against the Wildcats this season. The Hornets edged Athens (9-2) at home earlier this season 2-1.
Kaeden Mann scored on a penalty kick in the first half to put Wellsboro in front 1-0. Jack Poirier scored a goal on an assist from Joseph Grab with 33 seconds left to play in the first half to send the Hornets into halftime with a 2-0 lead. Mann scored his second goal of the game on an assist from Poirier just 39 seconds into the second half to put Wellsboro in front 3-0.
Wellsboro improves to 8-0 this season and are on the road against Northeast Bradford on Thursday at 4:00 p.m.
Here is some more scores from the NTL on Tuesday:
Northeast Bradford 3, Sayre 2 – overtime
Athens 3, Wellsboro 2
Williamson 3, Sayre 1