TENNERTON – The Grafton Bearcats dropped a 4-0 decision to the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers in Big 10 Conference soccer action Tuesday afternoon.
Ryan Hurst put the Bucs on the scoreboard in the seventh minute scoring on a penalty kick.
Hurst scored again in the 19th minute playing a cross from the left corner by Sam Squires and finishing with a shot to the far post.
Hurst scored his third goal right before the half ended as he played a through ball that split that Grafton defense from midfield from Lane Tenney.
That gave the Bucs a 3-0 lead at the half.
Ketterman scored the lone goal of the second half in the 45th minute as he cleaned up a rebound off a shot of the post and lofted in a shot.
The Bucs owned a 17-3 lead in shots-on-goal and a 13-1 lead in corner kicks.
Buckhannon-Upshur was guilty of two fouls while Grafton was called for five.
B-U keeper Dalton Auvil made three saves while Grafton goalie Bryson Kittle made nine stops.
The boxscore- Grafton 0 0 – 0
Buckhannon-Upshur 3 1 – 4
Scoring- Buckhannon-Upshur – Ryan Hurst (Penalty kick), 7th minute
Buckhannon-Upshur – Hurst (Sam Squires assist), 19th minute
Buckhannon-Upshur – Hurst (Lane Tenney assist), 39th minute
Buckhannon-Upshur – Bryer Ketterman (unassisted), 45th minute
Shots-on-goal – Grafton 3; Buckhannon-Upshur 17
Corner kicks – Grafton 1; Buckhannon-Upshur 13
Fouls – Grafton 5; Buckhannon-Upshur 2
Saves – Grafton: Bryson Kittle 9; Buckhannon-Upshur: Dalton Auvil 3.