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Schuylkill stumbles as Lehigh Carbon rallies to win 5-3

-Schuylkill Haven

For the second time in the 2012 season Schuylkill scores first and comes up short on the final tally. Schuylkill opened up the scoring in the 22nd minute when Goalie Alex Miller connected with a streaking Javier Vivar (Fr/Washington D.C.) who struck a shot that went right to the back of the net, giving the Lions an early 1-0 lead. Schuylkill would score again when Jordan Kelsey (Fr/Bishop Laughlin, NY) slipped one past the LCCC goalie on an assist by Dave Chavira (Sr/ San Marcos, CA). The Lions would take a 2-0 lead into the half.

In the second half LCCC quickly got back into the game scoring 4 goals in 5 minutes of play. Schuylkill chip into the LCCC lead on 35 yard free kick goal by Derek Stufflet (So./Ply-Whitemarsh)with 17 minutes remaining. At 4-3, LCCC tacked on the final goal in the 89th minute taking the win 5-3.