East Ridge downed Chattanooga Christian, 3-1, in its boys’ soccer opener Monday afternoon.
The Pioneers got goals from Adam Adem, Rijad Kazic and Zhubin Salih. Adem and Kazic were both credited with assists in the game in which East Ridge never trailed. Goalkeeper Darien Smith recorded four saves for East Ridge.
The Pioneers out-shot the Chargers, 9-6.