SMITHSBURG - The Smithsburg boys soccer team had a chance to pick up an MVAL Antietam victory from Williamsport on Thursday, and the Leopards took control.
Smithsburg built a 3-0 lead and then held off the Wildcats for a 3-2 win.
"Our game is a possession game and we were able to control the ball," Smithsburg coach Paul Newman said.
Smithsburg (6-5, 4-1) broke a scoreless tie with eight minutes remaining in the first half when David Kurz scored on a goal through the middle on an assist by Josh Edwards.
James Reilly scored on an unassisted goal on the left side with two minutes to go in the first half to give the Leopards a 2-0 halftime lead.
Smithsburg took its biggest lead at 3-0 in the 59th minute when Edwards scored on an unassisted goal through the middle.