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Palestine boys soccer team wins area championship

PALESTINE, April 3, 2017--Congratulations to the Palestine Boys’ Soccer Team with winning the Area Championship Friday night with a convincing 13-0 win over Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill. This win sets up a rematch of last years State Semifinals match with Kilgore tomorrow night at Bullard Brook Hill School. Match time is 7:15 p.m. Come out and support the Wildcats as they try to advance to the Regional Tournament for the third year in a row.

The win Friday night runs the Wildcats record to 25 wins 0 losses and 3 ties. Goal scorers Friday night were Javier Leonor with 4, Chris Giron with 3, Tony Guzman and Malick Absy with 2 a piece and Malachi Musil and Tomas Garcia with one apiece.  Assist were Leonor, Giron and Riley Harper with 2 a piece. Other assists were Musil, Guzman, Luis Zavala, Edgar Ayala, Jose Sanchez and Michael Guzman with one a piece. 

Christian Hutchinson and Miguel Alejo were both in the goal for the shutout. David Egbe, Cruz Alejo, and Daniel Sanchez played stellar defense to help the Wildcats record their 17th shutout of the year.

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