Saturday, May 6, 2017
Russellville High School
The Raiders hosted the Russellville Golden Tigers in a 3rd round match up tonight. The two teams were playing for a right to advance to the Final Four. The Raiders dominated the game. The boys had shot after shot and opportunity after opportunity. The Raiders had 32 shots to the Tigers 6. The shots were coming but the goals were not. The teams went to the half scoreless. The dominance continued in the second half but the team was still looking for their first goal. On a corner kick, Spencer Laue was fouled from behind in the box. The Raiders were awarded the PK. Senior captain, Kevin Pirouzbakht hammered it home to give the Raiders the lead for good. The boys held on to the 1-0 victory and advance to the Final Four Thursday, May 11th at 5:30 PM vs. Sylacauga at John Hunt.