The Cedar Ridge boys soccer team entered the week aiming for a sweep against Hillside and Southern Durham.

Instead, they had to settle for a split.

The Spartans edged the Red Wolves 3-2 on Wednesday night at Spartans Stadium. Centerback Gavin Hughes scored the opener for the Red Wolves off a corner kick from sophomore Brandon Garcia. With the match even at the half, junior Frank Orellana evened the match on a feed from Samuel Wallace. The Spartans notched the game-winner with under 10:00 remaining.

On Monday night, the Red Wolves earned its third win of the season with a 5-0 win over Hillside at Russell Blount Stadium. Sophomore Brandon Garcia scored two goals, including the game-winner in the first half. Senior wingback Henry Mellor, junior midfielder Cameron Koehler and senior Jake Brown also scored goals for Cedar Ridge.

The Red Wolves are now 3-10, 2-5 in the Big 8. They host Northwood on Monday night at Red Wolves Stadium.


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