9/29: Hyde Boys JV Soccer @ Williams: 1-3 Loss (0-4-1 WIN-LOSS-TIE)
Boys JV soccer played Williams on a rainy afternoon Saturday, losing 1-3. Leo Cao ’14 provided impressive speed at mid-field and managed to score a goal off a break away at the start of the second half. Jack Yan ’13 and Van Zhou ’13 continue to develop as defenders and helped hold off Williams’s offense in the first half. Justin Ashkin ’14 played a great game at midfield, working together with Richard Tang ’15 to protect against a left side attack. McCallum Landt ’15 played valuable minutes at center midfield, aiding our offensive line. John Schaer continued to provide outstanding play, generating much of the team’s offensive counter-attacks.
9/24: Hyde Boys JV Soccer vs. St. Thomas More: 0-1 Loss (0-3-1)
Boys JV soccer lost to St. Thomas More 0-1 on Monday afternoon. Maturing as players and teammates from our earlier games, Hyde showed improved cohesiveness on the field. For the majority of the game, our midfielders and striker kept the ball on the offense, making good use of the field and looking for open passes. Van Zhou ’13 helped anchor a well-marked defensive line. Nick Davis ’13 stepped in, lending his skill as goal-keeper and demonstrating effective leadership on and off the field.