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SOUTH WHITLEY â€” The Whitko Wildcat boys soccer team closed out the home portion of its regular season schedule Tuesday night in what Head Coach Jason Ehrman described as â€śmaking it too easyâ€ť for Prairie Heights.
The end result was a 6-2 Panther win to improve to 8-6-1, while the Wildcats fell to 2-11-1.
Whitko opened up with a 1-0 lead on a Daniel Kirkham goal at the 26:38 mark, but the Panthers responded with five unanswered goals.
â€śThey are a very good team that is well coached. With experienced players at key positions, they know what they want to do and they execute very well,â€ť said Ehrman.
Following the initial Wildcat goal, the Panthers needed just 53 seconds to knot the score on a goal from sophomore Enrique Castro, assisted by senior Christian Granados.
Prairie Heights managed three more score in the first half including a second goal by the duo of Castro, assisted by Granados. Sandwiched between the two goals were Panther goals from Marco Faltermeier and freshman Xavier Kain.
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