Soccer: Basalt kicks past Rams | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Soccer: Basalt kicks past Rams

The Roaring Fork Rams scared the rival Basalt Longhorns – at least temporarily.

The Roaring Fork girls soccer team scored first Tuesday evening, on Erin Young’s’ goal.

But Basalt came back strong in the second half to score a 6-1 win over Roaring Fork in 3A Western Slope League soccer.



Basalt picked up three goals from Mariah Mulcahy and single goals from Shannon Hutton, Sam Hoffman and Ashley Eaton.

The state-ranked Longhorns improved to 1-0-0 in league play and 3-1-0 overall with the Tuesday evening win in Carbondale.



Roaring Fork moved to 1-1-0 in league play, including last weekend’s win over Olathe. The Rams are 1-3-0 overall.

Roaring Fork will play at Colorado Rocky Mountain School in Carbondale on Saturday afternoon (4 p.m.).

In other prep soccer action on Tuesday evening, Rifle traveled to Palisade where the homestanding Bulldogs prevailed 4-1.

Palisade scored three first-half goals and added a fourth in the second half.

Rifle’s lone goal came when the Bears trailed 4-0.

For Palisade, Stephanie Reiners scored two goals and Kendra Nash scored two goals.

Jessica Sargent added two assists for the Bulldogs. Melissa Thate added another assist for the Bulldogs, who lost 5-2 at Glenwood Springs last week.

Rifle, coming off a big 1-1 tie against league favorite Steamboat Springs last weekend, moved to 1-2-1 overall. The Bears are 0-1-1 in league play with a tie and a loss.

The Bears will return to action on Thursday when they host Battle Mountain (3 p.m. varsity). Then on Saturday, Rifle will host Moffat County with the varsity set for 11 a.m.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User