In High School Tournament Action Thursday around Memphis,
CBHS, the 15th ranked team in the Nation, beats
M.U.S. For the Tennessee Division-2 West Regional Championship
The Brothers are 38-and-1 on the year.
Both teams will play in Next Weeks' Spring Fling in Murfreesboro..
The Defending State Champion Brothers go as the Wests' #1 seed.
Not So, the case for the Loser of the Div-2 West Consolation Soccer Match at the Mike Rose Complex.
The Winner between Briarcrest and ECS advances to the State Championships..
The loser hangs up the cleats for the Summer...
Emotions running hot as this one goes 2-overtimes, AND two sudden death periods tied 1-1..
That means we go to Penalty Kicks to decide a winner...
Briarcrest Keeper Mark Longworth has been Red Hot through the Tournament..
Longworth blocks 2 Penalties..
13 Pk's later, Teddy Bartels ends it...
Final..Briarcrest wins it 2-1.
The Saints advance to the Spring Fling...
E.C.S. goes home.
By virtue of making it to the Championship Round, both CBHS and M.U.S will move on to Murfreesboro next week...
But, the Owls are out to knock the Brothers from their unbeaten perch as the Number One Soccer team in the Nation.
Big Cross and a header on goal easy pickings for Purple Wave Keeper
CBHS goes to the quick strike offense..
Logan Magness with the run up the left side...
He'll cross it into the box to a diving Jason Fairless for the Header..and the Sr. Delivers with a flick into the back of the net...
More where that came from..
About 2-minutes later..Eric Taylor with the Free Kick into the Box..
Jr. Matt Pahde gets credit for the goal on the header..
CBHS goes on to win 2-1.
CBHS Advances to the Spring Fling as the Top Seed in D-2.