West Coast Soccer 05 boys Earthquakes started the 2nd round of State Cup with a strong performance. After going down 1-0 early in the game to the Turlock Tornados, the Earthquakes 05 team came charging back with a goal from Diego Collazo on a beautifully placed free kick from the far left side that drifted over the Tornados GK head. Emanuel Collazo put in the go ahead goal making it 2-1 at the end of the first half. The West Coast Quakes dominated the second half scoring six more goals. A goal from Ricardo Ramos just after the whistle blew set the tone for the rest of the game. Three players were recently identified by coach Friday Ebeji and brought into the Earthquakes Academy 05 training by Director Troy Dayak “The entire team played great and the three players showed why they were selected to Earthquakes full Academy training” Emmanuel Collazo & Diego Collazo each ended the game with hat tricks and defender Zachariah Williams helped the team shut down the opponent while scoring a goal of his own. The West Coast Earthquakes is an affiliate of the San Jose Earthquakes and is dedicated to finding and developing top local talent while providing a pathway for the players to get to the professional level.
Team Photo: West Coast Earthquakes 05 boys celebrate Norcal Region 3/4 Gold League championship and 2nd round of state cup win.
Angad Bains, Armin Mohammady, Daniel Valverde, Darren Phit, Diego Collazo, Emanuel Collazo, Hayden Pillai, Isaac Nawabi, Izac Ramos, Melvin Torres, Ricardo Ramos, Sergio Juaregui, Victor Jr Ramirez, Zachariah Williams, Coach Friday Ebeji