On Friday, Maranatha faced Troy in the final round of the Ontario Christian Christmas Classic. The Warriors struck first, scoring in the 28th minute, and holding the Minutemen to zero shots in the first half. After the break however, Maranatha regrouped and found the equalizer with fifteen minutes left in the game off a free kick. Eric Chang served the ball in from outside the box, and Matthew Morales put his header on target. The game would end in a draw, sending the match to penalty kicks. Senior keeper Reese Turknette made a key save facing the third Troy shooter, and then Oshea Foster placed the final shot in the net, earning the win for the Minutemen. Maranatha moves into league play with a record of 4-5-3, and faces Village Christian on Saturday, January 5th at 1pm.
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