Pictured: Alyssa del Castillo and the U18 Wild team blow past the competition in the first round of CYSA State Cup
West Coast U18 Wild continues their dominance now in CYSA group play for State Cup. On Saturday April 2nd U18 WCS Wild participated in the first stage of the California North State Cup Championship series. Wild already 3 time defending NorCal State Champions began their quest for the grail on the CYSA side.
The first game of the weekend vs Mt Hamilton started strong with 2 quick goals in the first 10 minutes by Kasidee Wiley and Miciah Madison. Second half goals by Maya Lopez and Nailah Staples secured a 4-0 shutout over the Fresno based team.
Game 2 vs Kings County saw a boost in offense with a 6 goal differential. 2 goals by Haley Bostard, a hat trick by Sydni Lunt, and a goal by Kasidee Wiley secured them another victory and shutout over Magic.
Game 3 and final group play for Wild matched them up with the Central Valley’s top U18 girl’s team. Wild beat their opponent by 7 goals the final match to notch the top seed in the final 4 of Cal North State Cup play.
Wild’s defense this weekend was impenetrable posting 3 shutouts in a row with the defensive standouts by Emilie Allum, Alyssa de Castillo, Tori Nicolo, Robyn McCarthy, and GK Jessica Lima. The goals assist production came from Lauren Sisneros, Camila Fonseca, Devyn Gilfoy and Sienna Zabroski.