The Titans were in town last night for this year's version of Chickasha soccer's oldest rivalry.

Chickasha split with Carl Albert at Hampton Field with the boys getting a 3-1 win and the girls taking a 5-0 loss.

The boys played the first match and CA struck first five minutes in on a throw in. Craig Turbyfill's header in the box gave the Titans a quick 1-0 lead.

Chickasha slowly started taking control of the match and spent most of the final 30 minutes in their attacking third.

CA finally broke under the pressure, pushing off in the box to get the Fightin’ Chicks a penalty kick with 12 minutes left. Keeper Chris Hanson slapped down Riley Winham's hard hit but Winham pounced on the loose ball and burned it into the net for the equalizer.

The Titans came out ready to play in the second half and stayed with their hosts.

Chickasha pinned them in with 10 minutes left and a worked a couple of corner kicks.

The second one paid off. Matt Crawford's service was right in the box but the ball came right back out towards him. He chipped it back in to the weak side six and Drew Parr's backdoor header netted it past Hanson's hands.

Carl Albert rallied hard but a determined CHS defense dug in and took control back.

With under two minutes left, Winham made a run up the sideline to the left elbow then juked past his defender into open space. Hanson's only option was to come out to cut down the shooting angle but as soon as he did, Winham slid the ball to Jerod Wilkins in front for the finish and the 3-1 final.

The Lady Chicks had their hands full with CA's girls and lost 5-0. They battled early but the Lady Titans started dictating play and Christi Cruz got them on the board with a short finish on a ball from the endline. Hannah Moore's shot from the right elbow gave CA a 2-0 halftime lead.

Kelsey Ramig's second ball out of a scrum extended the lead to 3-0 five minutes into the second half. Nawal Kirts hit from 15 yards out to make it 4-0 with 33 minutes left and Kirst scored again five minutes later as she and Stephanie Weigel threw themselves at the loose ball in front of the Chickasha net.

Jessika Kulhanek was back in the nets Tuesday and got a good dose of experience. A little shaky at first, she settled in and made some excellent saves the rest of the way against a good team. The junior played aggressively, attacking loose balls, breaking up breakaways and sending Weigel off the field being carried by her teammates after a vicious collision.

The Chick defense was under the gun all night and played well in spite of the score. Senior midfielder Amy Faulkner saved two sure second-half goals at the net and Alicia Cave had a very solid game. The two captains led by example.

Next up for Chickasha will be a road trip to Duncan on Friday.

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