HAWKINS – Mitzy Guereca booted in three of the team’s nine goals Saturday afternoon as the Jarvis Christian women’s soccer team defeated Dallas Christian, 9-0 at the Jarvis Soccer Stadium.
Gabriela Benavides started the high score affair early with a goal in the 15th minute on an assist by Kayla Ochoa. The goal marked Benavides’ fourth of the season.
Guereca and Ochoa responded with goals over the next two minutes as the Bulldogs jumped out to a 3-0 lead. Guereca scored in the 16th minute on an assist by Veronica Gutierrez. Ochoa followed in the 17th minute on an assist by Benavides.
Adrea Mata and Evelyn Lopez wrapped up the first half with two more goals to give the Bulldogs a 5-0 advantage heading into the break. Mata scored her first goal of the season in the 26th minute as she was assisted by Guereca. Lopez followed in the 33rd minute to secure her first goal of the season on another assist by Guereca.
The Bulldogs came out hot again to start the second half. Guereca scored her second goal of the day in the 48th minute on an assist by Yozary Gonzalez to extend the Bulldog lead to 6-0.
Mitzy’s sister, Leslie Guereca got in on the action as she kicked in her first goal of the year in the 59th minute. Brisa Ibarra came through with the assist.
Mitzy scored her third goal of the afternoon in the 84th minute as Elvira Torres helped with the assist. Mata followed with her second goal of the day in the 88th minute to seal the 9-0 win.
The Bulldogs outshot Dallas Christian, 43-1 in the game. Mitzy led the way with eight of those shots.
Goalkeeper Hailey Rivera picked up one save in the win.
The Bulldogs are back home Tuesday afternoon for a 1 p.m. matchup with Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
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