Righetti's Rigoberto Zepeda took a short corner kick and dribbled toward the endline. He was bumped by a St. Joseph defender and crashed to the turf. The referee immediately called for a penalty. Righetti's Bryan Rivera stepped up to the spot and calmly knocked down his penalty to the middle-right of the net to get past the left-leaning Gabe Penner for a goal, tying the game at 1-1.
St. Joseph defender Nathan Halsell throws in the ball during Thursday's game against Righetti.
St. Joseph's Edgar Vazquez possesses the ball in front of Righetti's Bryan Rivera during Thursday night's game at Righetti High School. Rivera scored on a penalty in second-half stoppage time to earn a 1-1 draw with the Knights.
St. Joseph's Jackson Stahl fights for possession of the ball with Righetti's Angel Cervantez during Thursday's game.
Righetti's Luis Torres pushes the ball upfield during Thursday's game against St. Joseph.
Righetti's Angel Cervantez possesses the ball Thursday against St. Joseph.
St. Joseph's Brandon Montot defends St. Joseph's JP Smith Thursday.
St. Joseph's Nathan Halsell heads the ball away during Thursday's game against Righetti.
St. Joseph's Christian Angulo brings down the ball during Thursday's game against Righetti.
St. Joseph's Gabe Penner kicks the ball away on a goalkick Thursday against Righetti.
Rigoberto Zepeda controls the ball in front of St. Joseph's Edgar Vazquez Thursday.
Righetti's Samuel Aguilera kicks the ball in front of St. Joseph's Oscar Nol.
Righetti's Pablo Pantoja kicks the ball Thursday against St. Joseph.
Righetti's Andy Saavedra kicks the ball downfield Thursday.