Prep soccer results for Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.
ST. JOHN NEUMANN 3, SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CHRISTIAN 2
Site: SWFL Christian
Records: SJN 7-8-2
Goals/Assist: SJN — Gutierrez (goal, assist), Morton (goal), Bergtron (goal), Ullrich (assist)
Next: SJN at Palmetto Ridge, today 6 p.m
NAPLES 3, PALMETTO RIDGE 1
Site: Palmetto Ridge
Records: N 10-6-2; PR 0-16-2
Key players: PR — Justin Diaz, German Vargas, Brian Marulanda
Goals/Assist: N — Hurtado (goal), Serrano (2 goal, assist), Arnold (2 assist); PR — Buongiorno (goal)
Coach's comment: Palmetto Ridge's Bryan Kelly — "For the second game in a row, our guys played well. We just need to find a way to put the ball in the back on the net. Tonight we missed two one-on-one opportunities against the goalkeeper. If we put those away it will be a totally different outcome."
Next: Lely at Naples (district tournament), Tuesday 7 p.m.; SJN at Palmetto Ridge, today 6 p.m.
FIRST BAPTIST ACADEMY 3, MOORE HAVEN 1
Site: Moore Haven
Records: FBA 4-6-3
Key players: FBA — Howard Murrell, Hezron Edwards
Goals/Assists: FBA — Carroll (goal), Radcliffe (goal, assist), Edwards (goal), Rodriguez (assist), Tomasi (assist)
Next: St. John Neumann at FBA, Tuesday 7 p.m.
ESTERO 7, CLEWISTON 0
Records: Estero 13-5-3
Goals/Assist: Lopez (4 goals), Reyes (2 goals), Vocal (goal)
Next: East Lee County at Estero, Tuesday 7 p.m.
GULF COAST 4, GOLDEN GATE 0
Site: Golden Gate
Records: GC 13-2-3; GG 10-4-4
Key players: GC — Entire team;GG — Seniors
Goals/Assist: GC — Curvin (2 goals), Van (goal), Szczesniewicz (goal, assist)
Coach's comment: Gulf Coast's Alan Scott — "I thought it was pivotal that we came out and played a sound game with district tournaments among us. We are loking forward to the real season starting next week."
Golden Gate's Dwight Morgan — "Congratulations to the seniors. Some of the guys have played for four years. Congratulations to Gulf Coast; they showed great discipline. We need to dig deep quickly and try to figure out whats holding us back from consistenly beign at our true potential.
Next: Winner of Palmetto Ridge/Ida Baker in district tournament, Thursday 7 p.m.; Riverdale at Golden Gate (district tournament), Tuesday 7 p.m.
LELY 1, MARINER 0
Records: Lely 13-7-2
Key players: LHS — Entire team, Gapi (9 saves)
Goals/Assist: LHS — Rodriguez (goal), Hernandez (assist)
Coach's comment: Lely's Rob Schank — "The Lely boys have played their hearts out in the last two games against two tough teams in Gulf Coast and Mariner. Jose Gapi is without a doubt the soccer player of the week with two shutouts and a goal for us. This is the way we want to go into the playoffs."
Next: Lely at Naples, Tuesday 7 p.m.
COMMUNITY SCHOOL 4, EVANGELICAL CHRISTIAN 0
Records: CSN 10-3
Key players: Nick Solimene, Scotty Brooker, JP Lugo
Goals/Assist: Brooker (3 goals), Martinez (goal, assist), Cheffy (assist), Rackleff (assist)
Coach's comment: Community School assistant coach — "It was a great way to finish the regular season against a real quality team in ECS."
SOUTH FORT MYERS 1, CAPE CORAL 0
Records: SFM 9-5-1
Key players: SFM — Entire team
Goals/Assist: SFM — Barrow (goal)
Coach's comment: South Fort Myers' Ryan Flory — "It was a great team effort to get the win heading into districts against a good Cape Coral team. It topped off the season for our seniors on Senior Night."
Next: South Fort Myers at Island Coast, Monday 2 p.m.