RC Boys Soccer Wins At TA In Valley Quarters

Jeremy S. Franklin

Monday, May 13 -- Daniel Cunningham's hat trick led fifth-seeded Rockbridge County High School to a 4-1 victory at fourth-seeded Turner Ashby in the quarterfinals of the Valley District boys soccer tournament.

The Knights (6-9-2) took a 1-0 lead in the opening minutes of the game. But Matthew Roy quickly equalized for the Wildcats (8-9-0), and Cunningham gave RC a 2-1 lead before halftime.

Cunningham scored twice more after the break, with his third goal coming on a penalty kick.

Zach Brown recorded nine saves in goal for the Wildcats.

RC will travel to top seed Spotswood for the Valley semifinals on Wednesday, with match time to be determined.


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