Bishop Soccer splits with Mammoth
By Arnie Palu
Bishop Union High School played host to the Mammoth Huskies Thursday at John Schwab Field. Freshman Katie Dohnel found the back on the net an amazing 8 times pacing the Bronco Girls to a 10-1 win. The Varsity boys grabbed an early lead, but fell 4-3. Bishop Union will return to High Desert League play on Tuesday, January 19th with a home match with California City.
Boy’s Varsity Soccer
Bishop Union 3
Coach Peter Thomson, “Bishop opened the scoring at the 2:45 mark when Juan Solario scored on an assist from Tony Sears. 20 minutes later Bishop doubled their lead when Mario Velasco scored an unassisted goal. Mammoth responded with 3 unanswered goals to take a 1 goal lead at half. Bishop tied the score 2 min into the second half on an unassisted goal by Alan Torres. The score remained tied until the last minute of the match when Mammoth scored the go ahead goal.”
Girls Varsity Soccer
Bishop Union 10
Katie Dohnel, 8 goals.
Brittany Santana, 1 goal, 1 assist.
Shelby McKinley, 1 assist.
Kailyn Boxley, 2 assists.
Chloe Almeida, 1 assist.
Brissa Lopez, 1 goal.
Coach Manny Terrasas notes solid defense by Kori Boxley and Emeli Mora.