John Tyler overcame an early deficit to defeat Pine Tree 2-1 on Tuesday at John Tyler High School Field.

The Pirates went ahead in the second minute but eight minutes later the Lions (5-1-1) equalized on a penalty kick by Armando Ledesma.

John Tyler took the lead in the 30th minute on a goal by Sem Fernandez, with Ledesma supplying the assist.

"Overall we played good," JT coach Paakal Mendoza said. "The midfield took over the midfield and we did not let them play.

"I'm proud of my team's performance tonight."

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