SPRINGVILLE ó On Sept. 28, the Springville boys junior varsity soccer team took on the Amherst Tigers, on the road. Amherst scored 2 goals in the first half, to take a 2-0 halftime lead.
The Griffins came alive, to start the second half, and scored on a penalty kick by David Reese, 2 minutes into the half, to cut the deficit in half. Springville had several more opportunities to get the tying goal, but was unable to put one in the net.
Late in the game, Amherst took a shot that deflected off of a Griffin defender and into the goal, to make the final score 3-1. The record now stands at 3-4-2. The team played at Maryvale on Oct. 2 and hosted Lake Shore on Oct. 3, to round out this week.