The Westwood Rocket soccer team stepped out of conference on Tuesday night as they welcomed Tullahoma to Dyer-Bouldin Field. Putting their perfect record on the line against a quality non-conference opponent, the Rockets captured an exciting 1 to 0 win.
A goal by Keaton Sherrill in the 23rd minute gave the Rockets a 1 to 0 halftime lead. In the second half, neither team could find the back of the net as the Rocket defense pitched the shutout. Westwood keeper finished with 13 saves. The win improves Westwood to 7 and 0 on the season. The Westwood JV tied with the Tullahoma JV. Cy Brody Dyer and David Dolack had the 2 Rocket goals.
Westwood is back in action on Friday when they open play in the Red Raider Invitational at the Raider Academy. Westwood opens play at 7:30 PM as they will take on the winner of the 5 PM game between Coffee County Middle and Prescott Middle. That game will take place on the football field at Carden-Jarrell Field.