Big Red tops Tusky Valley, preps for OVAC tourney
STEUBENVILLE — Theo Loot tallied two goals leading the Big Red boys soccer team to a 3-1 victory against Tuscarawas Valley Saturday afternoon on Reno Saccoccia Field inside Harding Stadium.
Anthony Shevlin also scored a goal for Big Red, while Nick Nurczyk collected an assist.
JP Walsh made five saves in goal for the victors.
Mario Tiriticco recorded the lone goal for the Trojans.
Brady Overton finished with five saves in goal for the visitors.
Big Red (3-4-3) is scheduled to play Brooke in an OVAC Class 5A tournament quarterfinal today on Paul “Bud” Billiard Field inside Brooke Memorial Stadium.
Brooke ties Buckhannon Upshur
WELLSBURG — The Brooke boys soccer team battled to a 1-1 tie with Buckhannon Upshur at home Saturday.
Eddie Marks scored for the Bruins (6-4-1) off an assist from Ben Ferguson.
Jeremy Gilchrist made seven saves for Brooke.
Noah Radabaugh scored for Buckhannon (3-3-3), while Dalton Auvil made 10 saves in net.
The Bruins are set to host Big Red in the quarterfinal round of the OVAC Class 5A tournament today.