MJ hosts sectional on Saturday
CLARKSVILLE -- Austin Coleman's goal barely three minutes in set the tone as Mt. Juliet topped Rossview 3-1 Thursday night to win a second consecutive Region 5-AAA soccer champuinship.
The golden Bears improved to 17-4 on the season and will host Nashville Overton Saturday at 7 p.m. in a Class AAA sectional contest. The winner advances to Spring Fling next week.
Another goal by the Golden Bears would come in the 14th minute on a throw-in Chandler Bauder. Mt. Juliet placed it near the goal, and Cameron Woodfin got his head on it to just get it past the Rossview keeper.
MJHS scored again in the 20th minute of the second half as Tanner DaBell found the back of the net following a pass from Zack McGhee.
Dylan Cole recorded eight saves in goal for the winners.