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Mustangs, Lakemen battle to tie in OT

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 14 October 2015 at 12:00 am

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Medina/Lyndonville’s Vassilios Bitsas (1) drives the ball up field against Wilson’s Trey Rees during this evening’s overtime tie between the Mustangs and Lakemen at Vets Park.

Rallying for a second half goal proved to be just enough to earn Medina/Lyndonville a 1-1 double overtime tie with Wilson in a Niagara-Orleans League boys soccer game this evening at Vets Park.

Ethan Leonard’s first goal of the season midway through the second half pulled the Mustangs even after Josh LiPuma had scored for the Lakemen in the first half.

Neither team could find the net in the two 10 minute overtime periods.

The Lakemen had nipped the Mustangs 2-1 in overtime in their first meeting this season.

Medina/Lyndonville is now 5-3-3 and Wilson 6-2-3 in N-O action.

The Mustangs host Roy-Hart at 7 p.m. Thursday in the N-O finale and then close out the regular season with a non league game against Oracle at 4:30 p.m. Friday at Lyndonville.

Wilson’s Cody Secor, left, and Medina/Lyndonville’s Carson Zgoda race after the ball.

G-R Boys Soccer

W-C 1, Holley 0
Wheatland-Chili put a lock on the Genesee Region League boys soccer title by nipping visiting Holley 1-0 this evening.

W-C improves to 7-1-1 while runner-up Holley slips to 6-3.

In another G-R game, Attica blanked visiting Kendall (4-5) 4-0.