The New Canaan U13 boys soccer team kicked off its season with a back and forth 2-2 tie with Darien.
Darien took a 1-0 lead six minutes into the game, but New Canaan's Matt Brand brought his team even with a penalty kick goal, and the game remained tied 1-1 at halftime. Jack Richardson had five saves on goal before halftime.
Darien took a 2-1 lead early in the second half, but Eric Hoetz had a breakaway goal to again tie the game. Jack Richardson made four saves in the second half.