Led by single goals from Jamie Heinecke and Ori Tabak, the Bullets
shut out the Raptors, 2-0, in AYSO Region 57 boys under-12 action.
The Bullets defense was led by Tommy and Camden Nicholson with
excellent efforts from Alex Mainthrow and Scott Berkhausen.
Raptors' goaltender Connor Bannan kept the game close with
In girls under-12 play:
* Patriots 6, Shooting Stars 2
Propelled by a tough second-half defensive effort and a three-goal
game from Kathryn Conner, the Patriots defeated the Shooting Stars.
The Patriots didn't allow a second-half goal as A.J. Rome (two
goals) and Alexa Cohen (one goal) led the scoring charge for the
Lindsey Zotovich and Brittany Rovzar countered with goals for the
Goalkeeper McKenna Caskey, Alix and Arianna Condon, Amanda
Garrett, Cali Conti, Marissa Morrill, Tess Crane and Casey Goldberg
held steady at defense and midfield for the Patriots.
In boys under-10 play:
* Green Gators 5, Patriots 4
The Gators mounted the comeback trail all day, but the Patriots'
Donald Dalton made it difficult for the Gators to break away, scoring
two goals for the Patriots in the loss.
Dalton scored one of his goals along with Hector Marino's other
net ball when the Patriots were down by two, and Dalton and Patrick
Pearson each scored to tie it, 4-4, before the Gators scored the
Christian Ball's presence in the midfield along with Adam Bronfin
and Kevin Hoffman helped Dalton and Pearson tie the game.
Patriots' goaltender Jeremy Fox saved many shots, but the Gators
proved too tough in the end.
* Vipers 4, Wolfpack 3
A second-half shutout along with Scott Youngman's game-winning
goal secured the come-from-behind win for the Vipers.
Blake Thomsen scored three goals and received help offensively
from Billy MacDonald, Tobi Isaksen, Saahm Aresh and Joe Ctvrlik.
Defenders Spencer Bruno, Sam Parks, Connor Morrill and the
goaltending of Justin Ruffalo stymied the Wolfpack in the second