Mustangs Soccer Team Chalks Up 2 Losses
Monett scored four first-half goals on the way to handing the McDonald County Mustangs soccer team a 6-0 loss on Sept. 7 at Loyce Shellnut Soccer Field in Anderson.
The Cubs’ first goal of the game on a header of a loose ball in front of the McDonald County goal. The goal came following a corner kick that was not cleared by the Mustangs. The Cubs made it 2-0 on a breakaway goal just a minute later.
Monett’s final two goals of the first half came on a header from a corner kick and a short shot when the Mustangs failed to clear a shot from outside the box.
McDonald County’s best opportunity to score came on a penalty kick, but the shot was blocked by the Monett goalie.
The Mustangs fell to 2-4 for the season entering their Sept. 11 match against Pittsburg and their Sept. 14 match at Carthage.
McDonald County’s Arturo Morales stretches to knock the ball away from a Monett player during the Mustangs 6-0 loss on Sept. 7 at MCHS.