The Foran High boys soccer team battled back to close within one goal before West Haven High added an insurance tally in the 69th minute to win a 5-3 decision on Friday.

Claudio Dos Santos scored first to give coach Rick DiStefano’s Lions the lead, before the Westies scored four straight goals to go in front, 4-1.

Glaymer Cardona scored with two minutes remaining in the first half to make it a 4-2 game at the break.

Leandro Jorge’s goal came in the 44th minute to draw Foran within one.

Prashant Patel had two saves.