Packer boys soccer team gets past Byron

Published 10:22 pm Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Austin boys soccer team trailed early, but it bounced back to beat Byron (2-7 overall) 6-1 on the road Tuesday.

The Bears took an early 1-0 lead, but Lonyjera Okal tied the game at 1-1 late in the first half, and the Packers took over in the second half. Henry Tolbert, Kevin Ortiz and Mooday Wah, who had two goals, all scored in a 13-minute stretch to put Austin up 4-1 with 14 minutes left in the match.

Caleb Simerson added an insurance goal late in the game for the Packers (7-0-1 overall).

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