High school boys soccer: Airline wins opener; Winter Classic tournament starts Thursday


The Airline Vikings opened the high school boys soccer season with a 6-3 victory over the Northwood Falcons on Tuesday at Tinsley Park.

Keaton Love had a hat trick and added an assist. Ashton Morris scored two goals, and Tang Mang had one.

Nick Jump and Adam Biehler had one assist each.

The Airline Winter Soccer Classic, featuring 30 varsity and junior varsity boys teams from throughout Louisiana, is Thursday through Saturday at Freedom Fields. Airline, Bossier, Parkway and Benton are competing.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com