Kal Tire fell 7-3 to Lake Country Variform in Okanagan Men’s 35+ Soccer League play Monday night at Beasley Park.
Kal Tire went up 1-0 midway through the first half on some great work by Bryan Lambert to get the ball deep to striker Rolf Hirschkorn who brilliantly crossed the ball through the crease for Glenn Allan to finish.
Kal Tire (0-6-1) went ahead early in the second half again with some effort from Lambert and a finish by Bobby Zalcik. After Lake Country tied it up, Lambert’s tireless work netted another Tiremen goal before Lake Country (5-2) reeled off five unanswered tallies.
The Vernon Celtics lost 4-1 to People’s Insulation st Mission #74.
A good first competitive 30 minutes was interrupted by a numerous yellow cards which unfortunately changed the game. The Celtic (3-2-2) played with a man down for the second half. Strong performances came from Jesse Knight, with a goal, Tim McGowan, Ryan Leibel and keeper Mike Collins.