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Cardinals force OT, lose to ADM

Published: Friday, May 2, 2014 11:10 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, May 2, 2014 11:57 a.m. CDT
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Newton’s Duncan Lee (22) chases after the ball with Adel-DeSoto-Minburn players following during second half action Thursday at H.A. Lynn Stadium. Newton’s Cardinals rallied to tie the game, 1-1, late in the second half after a scoreless first half, only to lose, 2-1, to the Tigers in overtime.
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Newton’s Nick Rusk (19) controls the ball during the junior varsity soccer game Thursday night against Adel-DeSoto-Minburn. The teams played to a scoreless tie in their contest at H.A. Lynn Stadium.

NEWTON — A goal late in the game pushed Newton’s Cardinals and Adel-DeSoto- Minburn’s Tigers into overtime Thursday at H.A. Lynn Stadium.

The Tigers came up with the winning goal in the extra playing time, taking a 2-1 win over the Cardinals. It stopped a three-game winning run by Newton, which is now 4-4.

Following a scoreless first half, the Tigers’ Jacob Hutzell got past the Cardinal defense and beat Newton goalkeeper Griffin Engel for the first goal of the game with 32:21 left in the second half. The Cardinals pulled even with the Tigers on a Grant Davidson goal in the 71st minute of the 80-minute contest.

ADM’s Johnny Reel scored the winning goal eight minutes into overtime.

Newton moves back into Little Hawkeye Conference play Tuesday at home. The Cardinals host Grinnell.