Grissom 3, Austin 1: Tigers Victorious on Opening Night

The Black Bears lost to the visiting Tigers 3-1 on the first night of the season.  Grissom outshot Austin 21-2 with 13 on goal.  Grissom had 6 corners.  Austin scored at the 16 minute mark after Grissom failed to clear the ball.  Grissom tied the scored six minutes later on a strike by Aiden Cleary and then took the lead with a James Balogun goal in the 28th minute.  Ben Smith established the final score with a PK late in the second half with Finn Bjelke earning the assist.