Mustang Soccer wins 2 – 1 over High Mowing

Putnam Science Academy 2, High Mowing 1

WILTON, N.H. – Kel Merckel scored the game-winning goal in the 90th minute to touch off a wild celebration Saturday and lead PSA to a 2-1 victory in its first game of the season.

Merckel received the ball from Tomás Melon a bit outside the 18 and put it home, something the Mustangs had trouble doing throughout the game. 

“We weren’t finishing all game and I was very frustrated,” Merckel said. “And I didn’t have one of the best games either. Tomás touched it to me and I was finally able to finish it.

“There were a lot of emotions…relieved, excited, I was pumped. It was a tough game and I’m happy we got the three points.”

Fran Barcelo scored the Mustangs’ first goal, also off an assist from Melon.

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