Manteca FC 04/05 Dash wins big in Vegas

Manteca FC 04/05 Dash wins big in Vegas

Manteca FC 04/05 Dash wins big in Vegas

Manteca FC 04/05 Dash wins big in Vegas

Over the St. Patrick’s Day weekend, Manteca Futbol Club 2004/2005 Girls Dash team played in the nationally attended Las Vegas Players Showcase. Luck was not needed as Dash experienced success based on their hard work and technical skill. On Friday, Dash started the tournament strong with a 5-0 and 2-1 win. Saturday was 1-0 hard-fought match against the bracket-leading Southern California squad. The final match was between the top two teams in the bracket with Dash coming out with a decisive 3-1 victory.

Standout keeper Sophia Aldaco had two clean sheets. The stout Dash defense led by Isa Paniagua and supported by Preeya Singh, Zoie Willson, Shophee Mckenzie, Annalise Paule and Yohanna Gizaw only allowed two goals in the four matches. Most of the matches were controlled by the Dash midfield with Julianna Rodriguez, Kendall Cushing, Emma Valadez, Sasha Martinez, Camila Stephens and Maddie Palimino, who had the highlight goal. The stout defense and discipilned midfield led to a strong finishing weekend up top by Arionna Imhoff and Jocelin Roa.

Although Dash played teams which were much superior in size, this did not deter their pace and tenacity. As an opposing coach commented: “How do you get your girls to work so hard from box to box? They are relentless!” Congratualations to Manteca FC Dash on a successful weekend!

 

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