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High school boys soccer: Hilderbrand lifts Bald Eagle Area to win

Gage Hilderbrand’s direct kick from 45 yards out deflected off a Huntingdon player and into the back of the net to give Bald Eagle Area a 2-1 win in double overtime Tuesday night.

Hilderbrand’s kick was set up by a red card on Huntingdon, and the game-winning goal came 13:38 into extra time.

Hilderbrand assisted on Brandon Gettig’s goal that pushed the Eagles ahead 1-0 at the 53:36 mark. Huntingdon’s Shane Montgomery evened the score about 12 minutes later.

Bald Eagle Area (9-4) outshot Huntingdon 11-3 in a game affected by rain.

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