Bryan/College Station, Texas – May 19, 2018 – Brazos Valley Cavalry FC defeated USA ISL Oilers FC by a score of 11-0 at Travis Field, in Bryan, Texas. The club never let up after jumping out to a 5-0 lead at halftime.
The scoring started in the 5th minute when Mason Shuster drilled a shot into the back of the net to take an early 1-0 lead. Soon after in the 9th minute, Billy Jones doubled the lead for the Cavalry with his scoring touch, the first of two goals that he would score in the first half. A pair of goals from forwards Brandon Guhl and Thomas Menke capped off the first half scoring and sent the Cavalry into their new locker rooms feeling good.
Even with the commanding five goal halftime lead, the Cavalry showed their resolve and did not take their foot off the gas, scoring goal number six in the 58th minute on the foot of Gianluca Natera. After the team scored their seventh unanswered goal when Christian Duarte scored in the 61st minute, the Cavalry were fouled inside the box and were awarded their first penalty kick of the night. Natera shot the ball past the Oilers goal keeper and later added two more goals in the game, including a second penalty kick, tying a club record for goals in a game. Captain Matt Dorsey added his name to the score sheet when he scored in the 71st minute.
The man of the match however, did not see his name appear next to any of the team’s 11 goals, but contributed with all around solid play. Houston Baptist player, Darrell Johnson, provided the Cavalry with solid play in each facet of the game and was a key reason as to why the club was able to start their season off so strong.
The next match for Brazos Valley Cavalry FC will be against Houston FC at Travis Field. This match will serve as the Cavalry’s PDL opener and is sure to be a show.
To learn more about the Best PDL Men’s Soccer program in Texas complimented with the highest ranked atmosphere in the Mid-South Division visit bvcavalryfc.com or call 979.779.PLAY (7529) and be sure to follow us on twitter @BVCavalryFC or like us on Facebook at Facebook.com/BVCavalryFC. A special thank you to our franchise partner College Station Ford for all their support this season.
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