CANFIELD, OH- The Canfield Cardinals stayed undefeated in AAC play with a 2-1 victory over Austintown Fitch. Canfield struck first in the opening half on a goal by captain Ethan Mulichak with 29:06 left in the half. Right before the half was complete, Austintown senior Nick Tibolla tied the match up at 1 with just 1:39 left. In the second half, Canfield took a 2-1 lead on another goal by a captain. With 35:48 left, Ben Kovach kicked a penalty kick in to take the lead.
The Cardinals were able to hang on and win the match by a final to 2-1. Canfield improves to 8-1-4 on the season, while Austintown drops to 3-9-2. Canfield will travel to Harding on Thursday, while Fitch plays host to Boardman in another AAC battle.