Boys Soccer Roundup: Chisolm Lifts Grafton Over Tabb in OT

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Tahj Chisolm scored the game-winning goal for Grafton on Tuesday. (file photo)
Tahj Chisolm scored the game-winning goal for Grafton on Tuesday. (File Photo)

Tahj Chisolm scored an overtime goal as Grafton rallied to beat Tabb 3-2 on the road Tuesday evening.

Behind goals from Matt Montgomery and Nate Jacobson, Tabb built a 2-1 halftime advantage over the Clippers.

Albert Seo of Grafton tied the game at 2-2 in the second half, scoring an unassisted goal that sent the game into overtime.

In the overtime period, Chisolm found the back of the net off an assist from Dylan Lorio-MacNamara to lift the Clippers to a come-from-behind victory.

Grafton (6-2) has now won back-to-back games and will look to keep that win streak alive at home against New Kent on Friday.

Meanwhile, Tabb (2-3-1) will look to rebound from its first loss in more than a month. The Tigers will now prepare for a home game against Bruton on Friday.

Grafton 3, Tabb 2

Goals: Grafton (Chase Green, Albert Seo, Tahj Chisholm), Tabb (Matt Montgomery, Nate Jacobson)
Assists: Grafton (Dylan Lorio-MacNamara), Tabb (Ben Barton, Josh Everard)

 

Fontaine Scores Second-Half Hat Trick in Bruton Win

Bruton earned its second consecutive 4-0 victory in as many days as the Panthers cruised past New Kent at home on Tuesday.

Andrea Abriani scored the lone first-half goal off an assist from Sharif Donkor, which gave the Panthers a 1-0 lead at the break.

The second half was dominated by Lanson Fontaine, who posted a hat trick over the final 40 minutes. Fontaine’s goals were assisted by Chuckie Tenbusch, Abriani and Emilio Maestas.

Bruton (5-2) will look to extend its winning streak to three games on the road against Tabb on Friday.

Bruton 4, New Kent 0

Goals: Bruton (Abriani, Fontaine 3)
Assists: Bruton (Donkor, Tenbusch, Abriani, Maestas)