POWELL—The Oak Ridge soccer team won the district championship with a 1-0 victory at Powell on Thursday.
It was the first time the Wildcats have won the District 3-AAA soccer championship since 2017.
Marvin Media-Jovel scored the one goal for the Wildcats in the 52nd minute on Thursday, getting the ball around a Powell defender on the left side of the net and kicking it into the right side.
Oak Ridge coach Tom Gorman said the first half was back-and-forth between the Wildcats and Panthers, but he was concerned because Powell had better scoring opportunities. But Oak Ridge weathered the storm, settled down in the second half, and played better, Gorman said.[Read more…]