At halftime, both teams were scoreless. Carthage scored in the 53rd and 63rd minute to take the win.
Smith-Cotton then played Nixa for a 3-0 win.
The score was 0-0 at halftime. Kevin Salas scored in the 65th minute, with an assist from Jaron Hensley. Kevin Salas scored in the 66th minute. Jaron Hensley scored in the 68th minute, assisted by Kevin Salas. S-C goalie Landon Dove had eight saves.
The Tigers are on the road this week, playing Raytown on Tuesday and Pleasant Hill on Thursday.