DHS soccer falls to Holy Spirit on senior night
Published 8:44 pm Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The Demopolis High School soccer team (7-9-1, 4-0) hosted Holy Spirit on Wednesday night for senior night. The Tigers fell to Titans 3-1.
Holy Spirit jumped out to a 2-nil lead before halftime, and Demopolis was unable to recover.
The Titans came out of halftime and got another quick goal, but the Tigers settled down and scored on a shot from Austin Brooks that was assisted by Adam Brooker and Christian Corbett.
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Head coach Keith Jackson said he was proud of his team for staying in the game the whole time.
“We did a good job staying in the game and keeping our heads in it,” Jackson said. “We faced a really good team tonight, and I’m proud of the way we played.”
Three seniors were honored at halftime during the game: Nathan Hay, the son of Larry and Cindy Hay; Jace Rivas, the son of J.R. Rivas and Tina Pope; and Myra Cardenas, the daughter of Jose and Florina Miranda, and the team’s manager and head ball girl.
“They have contributed a lot for us,” Jackson said. “We’re going to miss them next year.”