Ohio High School Soccer - Garfield held off by RootstownSeptember 8, 2016: Rootstown, OH 44272
The crowd at Thursday's league test between the Rootstown Rovers (Rootstown, OH) and the visiting Garfield G-Men (Garrettsville, OH), saw Rootstown's soccer squad get by Garfield by a count of 1-0.
The Rovers now hold a 1-0 record. They play next when they travel to Lake Center Christian for a non-league test on Tuesday, September 13. Rootstown will meet a Tiger squad coming off a 5-0 non-league loss to Fairless (Navarre, OH). The Tiger record now stands at 2-3.
With the loss, Garfield drops to 3-2 on the season. The G-men travel to Grand Valley (Orwell, OH) to meet the Mustangs in a non-league test on Saturday, September 10. The Mustangs come into the test with a record of 2-2. Grand Valley won 3-0 in their recent non-league test against Lakeside (Ashtabula, OH)