Sonora Soles extend win streak to 5

by Arturo Carrasco Jr

El Paso, Texas (December 10, 2016) - The Sonora Soles continued their hot play as they dismantled the El Paso Coyotes 11 to 2 in a blowout win at the El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas, on December 10th 2016.

The Coyotes now fall to 0-6 as they continue to struggle to win their first Major Arena Soccer League game, while the Soles improve to 5 -1 and extend their win streak to 5.

Coyotes’ rookie goalkeeper Jose Torres had 18 saves on 29 shots against in his second game versus the Soles, while Coyotes’ rookie midfielders Omar Ledesma & Marco Gonzales each scored a goal.

Soles Superstar Forward Frank Tayou continued his stellar play with a dominating 6 goals. Tayou leads the league in goals (23) and points (30).

The Coyotes started the game strong allowing only 4 points in the first half and being down by only 3 against, arguably, the best team in the league. The Soles then gained momentum and closed out the game strong on a 6-0 run starting from the 5 minute mark in the 3rd quarter.

Saturday’s matchup was the second of four meetings between the two teams. Their next matchup against each other won’t be until next year on Friday, January 6th at the El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas. This will also be the Coyotes’ first game to start off the new year.