Apr 21 – Dons Dominate Dougherty Valley

On Tuesday night the Boys’ Lacrosse Team faced Dougherty Valley at home on a cold and windy evening. Despite the chill, the Dons dominated over Dougherty Valley from the start. The final score Acalanes 16, Dougherty Valley 1.

Nathan Brickman had 5 goals, Adrian Jeffries had 2 goals and 3 assists, Sam deRoque had 2 goals and 1 assist, Chris Greer had 2 goals, Chris Lane and Taylor Howell had 1 goal and 1 assist each. Leo Barakos, Tristan Guzaitas and Grant Jackson each had 1 goal.

The midfield played tough and managed to stop Dougherty Valley from clearing the ball on numerous possessions. The Gladden brothers, Joey and Vinny, forced turnovers by Dougherty Valley a total of 6 times. Sam deRoque won 100% of his face-offs.

Danny Ennis had 5 saves with only one ball getting past him in the 1st half. Nate Welcomer had 1 save with zero goals scored by Dougherty Valley in the entire 2nd half.

The Dons will face Dublin at home on Thursday night. Please join us at 7pm as we celebrate Senior Night and honor the 14 graduating seniors.

Joey Gladden

Freshman Joey Gladden runs past a defender after forcing a turnover & scooping up the ground ball.