On Saturday Wildfire met with Castro Valley to finish up the NPL fall league. Starting it off for Wildfire was forward Savannah Boone with a goal off an assist from Savannah Seals. Castro Valley would answer back with a goal of their own to tie the game. West Coast midfielders Jessa Lyons, Kayla Grisham, Samantha Montes,Julianne Munoz kept the ball moving and distributed well. Second half West Coast came out strong with Jaden Hall taking command to score a header off a beautiful cross by Savannah Seals increasing the lead 2-1.. Jaden Hall would score again with a nice drive of her own to further increase the lead to 3-1. Continued spot on defense from Kate Wallace, Meredith Hagler, Isabella Saavedra, Fayth Hinojosa, kept Castro Valley at bay. Tatiana Elsea would score the last goal with an assist from Jaden Hall solidifying a final score of 4-1 . Goalies Brianna O’Dell and Brianne Radliff worked hard to allow only 5 goals throughout all 7 games of the NPL season leading Wildfire defensively to an undefeated fall NPL season. Wildfire concluded the season with an impressive total of 34 for and 5 against.
Wildfire dominates Montclair in State cup match
On Sunday, West Coast Wildfire 01G met with Montclair from Oakland in first rounds of State cup match. Wildfire would dominate and possess the ball scoring 5 goals in the first half goals made by Savannah Boone, Jaden Hall, Savannah Seals, Tatiana Elsea. Wildfires mild fielders Precious Martinez, Amiah Leak, Samantha Montes, Jessa Lyons would dominate and keep possession of the ball. A free kick for Montclair would put them on the board but it wasn’t enough, Wildfire’s defense Kate Wallace, Isabella Saavedra, Meredith Hagler, Julianne Munoz and Fayth Hinojosa would continue to keep Montclair from scoring. Highlights of the game were two header goals, one from Tatiana Elsea and one from Kayla Grisham. Jaden Hall led the group with a hat trick, and Savannah Boone dishes out four assists. Wildfire lead first round state cup bracket play with 14 goals for and only two against in two games.