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Fred T. Foard senior midfielder Khong Lo is ‘dynamic’

November 11, 2013

(O-N-E photo by Cody Dalton)

NEWTON — Faced with admitting a freshman to his varsity program three years ago, Fred T. Foard soccer coach Scottie Goforth made a difficult decision.

“It’s a hard call to have a freshman on varsity,” Goforth said. “While they are technically ready, are they emotionally ready? It was an experiment that has paid off.”

The freshman in question — midfielder Khong Lo — has blossomed into a leader for the Tigers, who play tonight in the 3A West finals in Waxhaw.

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

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