Redskins Win Playoff Game in Frightful Weather
Brock Kappelmann - October 29, 2020 6:17 am
With a persistent and cold rain and temperatures in the low 30’s, Garden City and Liberal played a 6A playoff soccer game Wednesday evening. The Redskins won 3-1 to advance and survive the rain soaked affair.
The Redskins scored first. Angel Munoz launched a goal into the north net at the 31:53 mark for a 1-0 Redskin lead. Garden City tied the game at the 25 minute mark. The Skins found the back of the net late in the first half with 1:34 remaining before half. Alfredo Lopez scored and Yahir Salazar assisted for a 2-1 Liberal lead. Liberal missed many scoring chances in the second half of a 2-1 game. Yahir Salazar scored the third goal with about a minute to play for the 3-1 lead.
Liberal wins all three against Garden City in 2020. They are 9-3 and advance to a 6A regional title game against Dodge City or Hutchinson.