Sports Roundup: South Tahoe boys soccer remains unbeaten in league play
South Tahoe boys soccer remains unbeaten in league play
DAYTON, Nev. — The South Tahoe boys soccer team delivered a road victory on Wednesday, Sept. 23, continuing its undefeated start to league play. The Vikings beat Dayton 3-1 to extend its unbeaten streak to five matches.
South Tahoe (3-0-2 I-A Northern) had a 1-0 lead at halftime, and scored twice after the break to beat the Dust Devils. For Dayton (3-4-2, 1-3-1), it marked a third loss in the team’s last four matches.
The Vikings return to action at league-leading Sparks (9-1, 5-0) on Saturday, Sept. 26. Kickoff is scheduled for noon.
Vikings boys tennis downs North Tahoe 13-5
TAHOE CITY, Calif. — The South Tahoe tennis team went on the road Thursday, Sept. 24, and continued its winning ways. The Vikings beat North Tahoe 13-5 for a second win over the Lakers this season.
South Tahoe (6-2 I-A Northern) swept all nine doubles sets en route to victory, highlighted by the No. 1 team of Jackson Kuzmik and Daniel Sandborn winning 6-2, 6-0, 6-0. The No. 2 pairing of Brady McIntyre and Janez Demsar finished with scores of 6-1, 6-2 and 6-0 while the No. 3 team of Temugen Enkbayar and Bryin Schouten delivered victories of 6-0 and 6-2 — Enkbayar and Matthew Barnett won 6-0 in the last round.
On the singles side, No. 1 Hawley Jarrett won 6-4 and 6-1 before being subbed. No. 3 Jonathan LaRue bounced back from a 2-6 loss with a pair of 6-3 wins.
Lake Tahoe CC men’s soccer ties Foothill 1-1
LOS ALTOS, Calif. — The Lake Tahoe Community College men’s soccer team continued its tough non-conference slate with a draw on Thursday, Sept. 24. The Coyotes tied Foothill College 1-1, extending their unbeaten streak to four matches.
Lake Tahoe (5-3-1) trailed at halftime, but pulled level after the break. Forward Alex Maphosa scored in the 58th minute off an assist from midfielder Carlos Trujeque, and both teams remained deadlocked through the final whistle.
Coyotes women’s soccer falls at Cosumnes River, Santa Rosa
The Lake Tahoe Community College women’s soccer team concluded its non-conference schedule with a pair of road defeats last Friday and Saturday, Sept. 18-19. The Coyotes fell at Cosumnes River College (Sacramento, Calif.) 3-0 and lost at Santa Rosa Junior College (Calif.) 9-0.
“We’ve played one of the hardest schedules in Northern California and it shows physically on our fairly thin roster,” LTCC head coach Jeremy Evans said. “I remain confident we can make things interested for Feather River, and continue our aim to make the playoffs. For now though, our focus is getting healthier.”
Lake Tahoe (2-5-1) begins Golden Valley Conference play at Lassen College (Susanville, Calif.) on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Kickoff is scheduled for 2 p.m.