Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices ePubs Subscribe Archives
Today is October 24, 2014
home news sportsfeature opinion fyi society obits multimedia

Front Page » March 24, 2009 » Carbon Sports » Cowboys fall to Carbon kickers
Published 2,040 days ago

Cowboys fall to Carbon kickers


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

By TERRY WILLIS
Sports reporter

Things keep getting better for the Carbon High Dino soccer squad.

They started off preseason with a couple of very close losses, then a tie. Now they have scored a big win, 4-1, over Grantsville on Saturday morning.

The Cowboys put the first point up on the board on a breakaway shot. Carbon stepped up their offense and soon Fernando Mendoza sent one past the Cowboy goalie to tie it up.

A penalty was called on Grantsville in the goal area and then Jose Munoz sent the penalty kick in for the second Dino score of the half. And then it didn't take the kids from Carbon long before Mendoza came up with a breakaway of his own and sent the third goal of the period into the net for the Dinos.

In the second half both teams played some tough defense and neither could get one across for a point. Grantsville was called for another penalty and this time Cal Samuelson did the honors for the Dinos and sent it in for the final score of the game.

Coach Patrick Clifford was pleased with the overall performance of his squad. "We played well and passed the ball well. We had 26 shots on goal in the first half compared to their six. The team is really starting to come together as we get nearer to region (play)."

Region action begins this Wednesday with a home match-up between Carbon and North Sanpete. Kick-off is at 3:30 p.m. on the field behind the Carbon High.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Article Photos  
Browse / enlarge – (1 total)
Print photo(s) with article
Get photo reprints on CD
NOTE: To print only the article and included photos, use the print photo(s) with article link above.
Carbon Sports  
March 24, 2009
Recent Sports
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Sun Advocate, 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Sun Advocate.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us