Madisonville boys soccer wins playoff opener


It took less than a half for the District 22-4A champion Madisonville Mustangs to find its groove, but once it did, there was no turning back as the Mustangs defeated the Scarborough Spartans 6-0, Friday in a Class 4A bi-district first round match-up.

Luis Aceves, David Parras and Josue Hernandez scored goals and assists were credited to Cristhian Martinez and Bayron Veliz.

“I thought we played really well as a team,” said coach Reyes. “I’m really proud of the guys, we have accomplished many goals.”

Madisonville (18-1-1) will face Brookshire Royal in the next round of area playoffs, Friday in Willis at Berton A. Yates Stadium. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m.