The C. Milton Wright boys soccer team was up a goal against Harford County rival Bel Air early in the second half a couple of weeks ago when Bobcats midfielder Ethan Lassen broke free down the right side with a chance to tie the game.
What Lassen saw next was imposing: the Mustangs’ 6-foot-2, close-to-200-pound senior goalkeeper, Ryan Miller.
What made matters worse for Lassen was that Miller was well positioned off the goal line, making him look that much bigger and further limiting any room to score.
Lassen reached the penalty area and sent a hard shot from 16 yards, but it went harmlessly into Miller’s hands. The No. 4 Mustangs (9-1-2) went on to claim a 2-0 win in...