New Ulm rallies to tie Marshall

Staff photo by Steve Muscatello New Ulm’s Isaiah Heins (5) tries to get the ball past Bryan Esparza of Marshall during the first half Friday at New Ulm High School.

NEW ULM — New Ulm overcame a tough first half and rallied to a 2-2 Big South Conference boys’ soccer tie with Marshall on Friday night at New Ulm High School.

The Eagles scored a pair of goals in the second half after they found themselves trailing 2-0 in the first half.

The Tigers controlled much of the first half and took a 2-0 lead into the break. Hping Soe scored Marshall’s first goal at 19:43 and the Tigers later added to the lead when Ariel Ramon Ramos scored to make it 2-0 with 1:57 left in the first half.

New Ulm regrouped in the second half and cut the lead in half after Ethan Freitag scored with 22:50 left in the game. Less than 3 minutes later, Christian Edwards scored the equalizer with 19:04 left.

Aaron Dewanz had 10 saves for the Eagles.

New Ulm travels to Marshall on Tuesday for another Big South game.


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