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Elms rallies to tie Lyndon

Elms rallies to tie Lyndon

LYNDON CENTER, Vt. — Elms rallied from a 2-0 deficit with less than 30 minutes remaining to earn a 2-2 tie with Lyndon in non-conference men's soccer action Saturday.

The Hornets took a 1-0 lead 34:27 into the contest on a goal by Thomas Jacobs-Moore (Moretown, Vt.). Emmitt Simpson (Barton, Vt.) drew an assist on the play. Shortly after halftime, Lyndon upped its lead to two when Teague Coyle (Northfield, N.H.) scored his second goal of the season - an unassisted tally – at 55:45.

The Hornets managed to hold the two-goal advantage until 64:40 when Blazer's striker Bryan Davey scored to cut the lead to one. In the waning minutes of the contest, Chris Silva scored the game-tying goal for Elms; send the game into sudden-death overtime.

Both team managed to get the upper hand in the extra session and the contest ended in a 2-2 tie. Lyndon goalkeeper Jason Gray (East Thetford, Vt.) made six saves in the game while Blazers' goalie Ryan Sullivan had seven. Lyndon outshot Elms 20-12 in the game.