Turlock Express Falls Short To Soles De Sonora

by Dareny Barajas

33 goals in one night

Turlock, Ca. (Nov. 12, 2016)  Turlock Express (1-2) after six final rapid goals in the fourth quarter against Soles DeSonora (2-1) failed to overturn the scoreboard in their favor with the final score of 18 soles, 15 Express.

With only a one goal differential in the first quarter, this match hosted by Soles De Sonora was off to a faststart. Sonora Players Hiram Ruiz and Enrique Canez both had two goals each. However, Express players Matthew Germain and Anibal Echeverria made sure they equally represented themselves on the scoreboardeach contributing two goals as well.

As the game progressed, various Turlock defensive errors allowed Soles to capitalize on breakaways, giving them a four goal lead by half-time. In the second half, the Express accumulated eight goals while Sonora tallied seven before the end of the match. 

Express player Ivan Campos, who opened up the match with the first goal of the night, had a total of three goals. Matthew Germain kept pace with Campos, as he also tallied a hat trick for the Express. Arturo Pulido and Jorge Carmona each had two goals with an additional goal by Adrian Pulido in last seconds of the match. 

Anibal Echeverria had a total of four goals in both halves making him the top scorer for the Express against Soles de Sonora. Sonora players Franck Tayou and Enrique Canez were tied for the leading scorer of the night for Sonora with a five goals each. In total 33 goals were made in tonight's game.