The Collinsville soccer teams each picked up wins in their season debuts at Sylvania, and the Fort Payne boys scored in the second half to break a tie with Crossville on Thursday night.


Collinsville 4, Sylvania 3:

Leslie Corona scored two goals and Catalina Agustin finished with four saves in goal as the Collinsville girls edged Sylvania 4-3. 

The Panthers (1-0, 1-0 Class 1A-3A, Region 6) had 18 shots on goal to Sylvania’s nine. 

Daisy Barrientos and Amiah Hornbuckle each added a goal for Collinsville in the win.

Bella Shelley, Rachel Bewley and Taylor Thrash scored goals for Sylvania.

Collinsville visits Boaz at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Sylvania (0-1) is scheduled to return to action Thursday, Feb. 11 against Fort Payne. Match time is set for 5 p.m. in Sylvania.


Collinsville 9, Sylvania 0:

Roberto Diaz tallied a hat trick with three goals and two assists to lead Collinsville to a victory.

Bryant Parker, Tristan Gallegos, Jesus Francisco, Jan Segura, Robert Gallegos and Juan Carlos all scored one goal each for the Panthers (1-0, 1-0 1A-3A, Region 6). Francisco had two assists and Segura had one. Jonathan Ocelot preserved the shutout in goal.

The Panthers travel to Boaz for a Tuesday night match, beginning at 7 p.m.   

Sylvania visits Southside-Gadsden at 7 p.m. Monday.


Fort Payne 2, Crossville 1:

Christian Barrientos scored in the second half to break a 1-1 tie and lift Fort Payne past Crossville in a match at Crossville High School.

Crossville (0-1) scored at the 9:24 mark of the first half before Joshua Guerra scored a solo goal with 35 seconds remaining until halftime.

Barrientos sent a solo shot into the net at the 36:35 point of the second half.

The Wildcats (1-0) outshot Crossville 17-10.

Fort Payne hosts Albertville at 7 p.m. Monday.

Crossville hosts Scottsboro at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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