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Van Buren boys soccer wins 5A State Title

Pointers knock off Russellville 2-1

BENTON, Ark. — On Saturday the Van Buren boy's soccer team knocked off Russellville in the 5A State Title game, 2-1. It's the second state championship of the week for the Pointers, who also won the 5A baseball title.

Title game MVP Pedro Rodriguez scored in the first to give Van Buren a 1-0 halftime lead. After Russellville tied the game, Kylan Almond scored the game winner with just under 20 minutes left. 

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