Thomas delivers a goal and an assist for the Tigers


Rising Sun’s boys’ soccer team score three times in the first half and cruised to a 5-1 non-league victory over visiting West Nottingham, Thursday in Cecil County.

Five different Tigers scored a goal and Micah Thomas had two points, as he added an assist.

Hunter Russell scored the first goal of the game with goalkeeper Austin Jacob getting credit for the assist. Jacob also finished with seven saves.

Thomas assisted Linton Mercer for the second goal, before Mark Zang, with a helper from Luis Cojon, got West Nottingham on the board in the 17th minute. In the 24th minute, Thomas converted a penalty kick to send the Tigers to the half with a 3-1 advantage.

Rising Sun added goals from Dane Schueler and Zack Seigel in the second half, with Sean Delker delivering an assist on the final goal.