Both Red and Blue teams were successful against Peru’s two teams at home on Thursday. The Red team played a full game against Peru’s squad and started the game with with the wind at our back. Peru was able to take advantage with a very long shot on goal that sailed just over the reach of our Goalie. Zach Sparks answered shortly after with a goal of our own. Zach finished the day scoring 4 of our 6 goals. After the first goal, we never looked back and controlled the remainder of the game. Lacey Freeman scored her goal with a fantastic follow/put back also in the first half. With the winds at our back in the 2nd half, Jackson Jones scored 1 goal and Sparks scored the 3 additional.
After the game, the Mac Blue team played a half game against Peru’s 2nd team. We controlled this from the start and won the match 6-0. Scoring for the Blue team and recording their first goals ever for Mac were Kaden Miller with 2 goals and Ethan Zeizer with 1 goal and an assist to Miller and Kevin Nord with 1 goal. Issac Lorenz continued his scoring streak with 2 goals. Overall the Blue team played with excellent defense and fantastic ball control.