Minutemen News · Boys Varsity Soccer falls to Whittier Christian 2 – 1

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On Tuesday, Maranatha hosted the Heralds of Whittier Christian. The first half saw both sides create chances, and while the Minutemen dominated play, they were denied repeated goal scoring opportunities by a resolute Heralds defense. The Whittier side manufactured a pair of first half goals and then parked the bus. For Maranatha, the second half brought possession and passing that showed of their deft skill with the ball. However, the only finish came off a penalty kick from a foul in the box. Senior captain Matthew Morales converted from the spot, putting Maranatha on the score board. The Minutemen were unable to find the equalizer, and the game ended 2 -1 in favor of the Heralds. Maranatha is back in action on the road this Friday against Valley Christian. Kickoff is at 6pm.