Tribe Soccer plays Mesquite Poteet to a 3-3 draw in season opener

Jan. 4—FORNEY — Jacksonville battled Mesquite Poteet to a 3-3 tie Thursday in first day play of the Forney Tournament.

The match was the season opener for the Tribe.

Sebastian Juarez, Karol Cardenas and Christian Castillo supplied Jacksonville with goals, with Juarez, Cardenas and Jacob Gonzalez earning assists.

Jacksonville head coach Rudy Jaramillo also was pleased with the play of Yair Baldares, Alvaro DeLaLuz, Bryan Torres and Edgar Moreyra.

Mesquite Horn 2, Jacksonville 1

The Jaguars of Mesquite Horn edged the Tribe, 2-1, in Jacksonville's second match of the day Thursday.

Armando Lara punched in Jacksonville's goal, off of a feed by Juarez.

Gambino Galvan, Ethan Nava and Karol Cardenas also played well for the Tribe (0-1-1).

Jacksonville will take on Royse City in tournament play Friday.