South Point posts soccer win over Lincoln County

Published 3:17 am Thursday, October 6, 2011

Staff Report

SOUTH POINT — When the South Point Pointers fell behind, they didn’t fall apart.

Instead, the Pointers rallied for a 3-1 win over the Lincoln County Panthers in a soccer game on Wednesday.

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Seth Colegrove scored nine minutes into the game to give the Panthers a 1-0 lead.

But Michael Lien scored off an assist from Mario Palladino nine minutes later as the Pointers tied the game.

Elaine Gore had an unassisted goal at the 22-minute mark that put South Point up 2-1 at the half.

Lien scored his second goal of the game at the 76-minute mark — Brady Sloan had the assists — to seal the win for the Pointers.

Brady Rickard recorded nine saves for the Pointers.

South Point (7-4-3) visits Ironton St. Joseph at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Lincoln County 1 0 = 1

South Point 2 1 = 3

First Half

LC – Seth Colegrove (unassisted) 9:00

SP – Michael Lien (Mario Palladino assist) 18:00

SP – Elaine Gore (unassisted) 22:00

Second Half

SP – Michael Lien (Brady Sloan assist) 76:00