Pointers tie again

Published 2:15 am Wednesday, August 24, 2011


Tribune Sports Editor

NEW BOSTON — The South Point Pointers are keeping it all even.

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The Pointers posted a tie for the second time in as many soccer games this season with a 2-2 deadlock against the New Boston Tigers on Tuesday.

New Boston took a 1-0 lead at the 20-minute mark on a goal by Mark Mohr, but the Pointers tied the game five minutes later on a goal by Danny Eckert with an assist from Erin Dillow.

South Point (0-0-2) took a 2-1 lead at the 32nd minute of the half on Eckert’s second goal thanks to an assist from Michael Lein.

New Boston came back to make it 2-2 at the 47th minute mark of the second half.

The Pointers had seven corner kicks to the Tigers’ four.

South Point plays at Lincoln County next Tuesday.