Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Pintos Settle for Second.(Sports)

Byline: Tim Menicutch Journal Staff Writer

* The Moriarty boys soccer team allows a single goal that gives Roswell the District 4AAAA title

Moriarty High's boys soccer team allowed only four goals all season in District 4AAAA play.

But the fourth goal is one the Pintos won't soon forget.

Roswell's Shane Lovelady scored on a leaping header midway through the first half Saturday the only goal of the game as Roswell squeezed past Moriarty 1-0 in a first-place district showdown on a wintry afternoon at The Pasture.

Moriarty, which had its sights set on its first district title since 1992, settled for second place instead. Despite the tough loss, the Pintos (4-2, 8-11) advance to today's first round of the state playoffs in Bernalillo. …

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