PSJ boys’ soccer season ends

Published: Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 02:29 PM.

The end arrived quickly this year for the Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School soccer team.

Breaking a streak of four straight playoff appearances, the Tiger Sharks allowed a goal in the opening minute and went on to lose 4-1 to District 1-1A second-seeded and tournament host Tallahassee Maclay in the district semifinals.

The loss ends Port St. Joe’s season. The Tiger Sharks finished 6-9-1.

Maclay faced top-seeded Mayo Lafayette in the title game.

Maclay put a goal up with just 59 seconds gone in the game and went on to outshoot the Tiger Sharks by a 25-6 margin.

Maclay added a goal in the 32nd minute to go into halftime up 2-0.

The Tiger whittled the lead when Marcel Duarte scored, on assists by Drew and Jacob Lacour, in the 50th minute.

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