Boys JV Soccer season update

College park

After first half, tied 0-0. After College Park scored with 25 minutes left in second half, #13 Ethan Michon, showed great pressure on defense and changed the tide of the game, but in an all out effort to score, Acalanes JV conceded on the counterattack to end the game 2-0 in favor of College Park.

Miramonte

Acalanes held most of the possession first half, but could not get a goal before half. In the second half, intensity of the game picked up as Acalanes tried to score. Miramonte made a goal with 10 minutes remaining. After battling the last 10 minutes, Tyler Karr #9 got up with the ball in a swarm of Miramonte defenders and hit a brilliant shot bending into the top right corner to end the game 1-1.

De La Salle

Acalanes conceded early in the first half off of a free kick to De La Salle. Acalanes scored a second goal before the end of the half after a passing move by the Spartans. After the half, the Dons came out with more intensity and had many chances. Despite numerous attempts to score, the Dons were defeated 3-0 at full time.

Campo

Campo dominated the first half, but Acalanes kept them to one goal, made off of a free kick. The Dons were down 1-0 going into the half. In the second half the Dons struck back as they held possession well early on. Midway through the second half, a penalty in favor of Acalanes was followed by a red card for Campo’s center back. The Dons could not capitalize on that penalty opportunity. However the Dons created many more opportunities, yet struggled to find the back of the net for the remainder of the game. The game ended 1-0 in favor of Campolindo.

Benicia

Isaiah chipped the Benicia goalkeeper after a tip off Andre for the only goal of the game to win it for the Dons 1-0.

Boys Varsity Soccer crushes Arroyo 3-0

The Dons Varsity Soccer had an amazing game on 12/8/18 v. Arroyo. The Dons started the first half with an assist from Nick Geannacopulos to Owen Hansen. Nick being on fire then assisted to Sam Roth who scored our second goal of the first half. On to the second half with tremendous team defense and saves by goalie Owen Myall “Man of the Match” we ended the game with a final assist by Nick Geannacopulos to Edward Danielyan.

Acalanes Boys Varsity Soccer Wins First League Game v. College Park

Acalanes starts the season off right with a Win against College Park 2-1. First goal came around the 20 min mark when Travis Stevenson had a beautiful cross from the right side and a streaking Matt Raffel put a boot on it which ended up in the back of the net.

The second goal happened just a short time after when a shot went off the cross bar and Aidan Mosley settled it and then shot the ball over the Keepers head where he touched the ball which then hit the cross bar and ended up in the back of the net.

The second half was a back and forth game until College Park took advantage of a turn over and crossed the ball into the keepers box in which a CP player was able to get position against our defender and score.  The next 25 minutes the Dons put the pressure on CP and defended well against their efforts, a late game Dons goal was only negated with an offsides call and then the whistle blew to end the game, Victory.

 

The Acalanes JV were not so fortunate with a Loss 2-0 v. College Park. The first half, was tied 0-0. College Park scored with 25 minutes left in the second half. Acalanes led by Ethan Michon, showed great defensive pressure to change the tide of the game but in an all out effort to score, Acalanes JV conceded on the counter attack to end the game 2-0 in favor of College Park.

Acalanes Boy’s Freshman Soccer v. College Park

Acalanes Freshman first game of the season came out with a Win 3-0 against College Park.

First goal of the game was scored by Freshman Cem Adatepe in the first half. Jimmy Hutson followed up with a free kick goal to end the first half 2-0.

In the second half Orion Moreno scored the final goal of the game with a Win for Acalanes 3-0 over College Park.