Galaxy battles Aurora Lodge to standoff
GUELPH – Guelph Galaxy put an end to a nine-game losing streak Sunday when they battled Aurora Lodge to a 3-3 standoff in Kitchener and District Soccer League play at the Centennial Bowl.
The point for the tie was the first point for the first-year team since they defeated Listowel United June 28 and that win was Galaxy’s only other points of the season.
Andrew Forbes scored all three goals for Galaxy to double his output to six in the regular season.
Aurora Lodge’s scorers were not reported.
The result leaves Aurora Lodge 10th in the 12-team league at 3-10-5 and Galaxy 12th at 1-16-1.
Next up for Galaxy is a game against 11th-place Listowel United at Listowel’s Optimist Park Sunday at 5 p.m.
The Guelph Gryphons Black were handed a 10-1 setback by Rangers FC Monday night at Kitchener’s Woodside Park.
Cassie Wever scored the lone goal for the Gryphs Black.
Naima Tuqac led Rangers with a four-goal outing while Livia Krajcar and Victoria Jensen scored twice each. Aysen Osmonsoy and Jennifer Farquhar also scored.
With the win the Rangers climb into a three-way tie for first place with Wildfire and Banat FC with 24 points apiece. The Gryphs Black are seventh in the seven-team league at 0-9-2.
The Rangers and Gryphs Black were to meet again in the final game of the season Wednesday night at Marden Park.
- Guelph Sports Journal