Sand Springs had to face the Tahlequah Tigers and the bitter cold temperatures, but it didn’t stop the Sandite teams from posting wins.
Sand Springs 4, Tahlequah 0 (boys): Sandite goalkeepers Xander Quiroga and Ethan Tippit ended with a clean sheet in a 4-0 win over Tahlequah in the Sandite Soccer program’s home opener Tuesday, March 5 at Memorial Stadium.
Gustavo Saldana, Fernando Saldana, and Angel Esparza scored one goal each in the first half, giving Sand Springs a 3-0 halftime lead. Fernando Saldana added another in the second half, and the Sandites went on to win their second-straight game.
In two games this season, the boys have outscored their opponents, 12-0. Gustavo Franco, Fernando Saldana, Angel Esparza, and Gustavo Saldana are leading the team with two goals each.