April 9 Fauquier County high school sports roundup
--Photo by Doug Stroud
The Fauquier Falcons rallied from a two-goal deficit to tie the Courtland boys soccer team, 2-2, Wednesday at home in Warrenton.
Courtland took a 2-0 lead in the first half, but then Fauquier's Aaron Getman and Chuck Okeke scored goals to help the Falcons (0-4-1) avoid a fifth consecutive loss.
"We got a great performance out of senior backup keeper, Christian Thompson," said Fauquier coach Bruce Kane, whose team played without it usual starting goalkeeper and center midfielder.
Liberty boys lacrosse 17, Massaponax 15
Tommy and Parker Smith combined for 14 goals Wednesday to help the Liberty Eagles get their first win of the 2014 boys lacrosse season.
The Eagles beat Massaponax, 17-15, on the road in Fredericksburg to improve their record to 1-4.
Tommy Smith finished with a career-high eight goals and Parker Smith had six to help Liberty build a lead as large as 10 goals. They also had two assists each, while Kevin Nailor and Austin Wolfe scored one goal each.
Wolfe also won 10 face-offs and Nailer had seven ground balls.
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