Video, photos & story -- The Eagles played the Riders to a scoreless tie in the first half before falling on a goal at the 68-minute mark in the second half Thursday.
The Smyrna High School soccer team played Caesar Rodney to a scoreless tie in the first half before falling on a goal at the 68-minute mark in the second half Thursday.
Chikezie Ikwuagwu scored the game winner for CR in the rain at Charles V. Williams Stadium in Smyrna.
The Riders entered the contest 5-3, while the Eagles were 2-7.
CR outshot Smyrna 12-8 and held a 5-0 advantage in penalty corners.
No information on saves was available on the Smyrna High sports website eaglessports.com by Friday at 9 a.m.
NEXT GAME: Thursday, Oct. 18 at Lake Forest, 4 p.m.
NEXT HOME GAME: Thursday, Oct. 25, Senior Night, 6 p.m., vs. Middletown.