ATLANTA - The Mount Vernon varsity boys soccer team defeated the Mt. Pisgah Patriots 3-0 on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 18, en route to its first victory of the 2021 season.
The Mustangs jumped out to a 2-0 lead by the end of he first period and added an insurance goal in the second half to further secure the win.
With 19:48 to play in the first half, Jamal Arif scored his first of two goals to put Mount Vernon ahead 1-0.
Parker Hollosi made it 2-0 Mustangs with a goal late in the first period.
Arif struck again for his third goal of the season with 9:34 to play in the match.
The Mustangs (1-2) return to the pitch on Tuesday, Feb. 23, traveling to St. Francis.
Kickoff against the Knights is scheduled for 5 p.m. in Roswell, Ga.
The Mount Vernon Athletic Department strives to build the student-athlete by providing a five-star experience built on community, courage, development, hospitality and professionalism. As a school of inquiry, innovation and impact grounded in Christian values, we prepare all students to be college-ready, globally competitive, and engaged citizen leaders. For more information on Mount Vernon athletics, visit www.mountvernonathletics.com and follow @MV_Athletics on Twitter for up-to-the-minute news on the Mustangs.