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Redmen tie, lose in Petoskey soccer tournament

August 26, 2012
By Journal Sports Staff , The Mining Journal

PETOSKEY - Unable to mount much offense, the Marquette Senior High School boys soccer team came out with a tie and a loss in the Petoskey Invitational Saturday.

The Redmen of head coach Matt Tebo played downstate Petoskey to a 0-0 deadlock before losing to Stoney Creek High School of Rochester Hills, 4-1.

MSHS goalkeeper Tony Lackey made eight saves against Petoskey, while the Redmen were putting just four shots on goal - all in the second half - on the Northmen's net.

"Petoskey's good. I'm happy to get a tie with them," Tebo said.

Against Stoney Creek, the Redmen (2-1-3) put just one shot on goal, that being a penalty kick that Billy Mullett scored on in the second half to make it 2-1.

Stoney Creek attempted 19 shots, with Lackey making 11 saves.

"It was 93 degrees out that last game and I think the kids got burnt out," Tebo said.

"It was still a good day. The kids worked hard. It's our first loss and we'll just move on from there."



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