Elaine Leighton and the Delta County soccer team did not have a great first week of competition. The Panthers lost to Palisade 3-1 on Thursday (Aug. 29) and fell 4-2 to the Sailors in Steamboat Springs on Saturday.
Against Palisade (the contest was played on the campus of CMU) the Panthers fell behind 2-0 after one half of play. Each team scored once in the final half to account for the 3-1 final.
In Steamboat Springs, the Panthers managed one goal in each of the two halves of play while Steamboat Springs scored twice in each half.
Delta is 1-3-1 at home and 0-3-1 in away games.
The Panthers were scheduled to play Rifle on Tuesday (Sept. 3) and is scheduled to face Montrose at Delta High School on Wednesday (Sept. 4) at 4 p.m.
Delta will be in Cortez on Friday for a 5 p.m. contest and then hosts Aspen for an 11 a.m. game on Saturday.blog comments powered by Disqus