Dallas Soccer, Dallas Soccer News, North Texas Soccer

dallas soccer news
Advertisement
Dallas Soccer Exclusive
Dallas Soccer News - Fossil Ridge rallies past Keller Central, Mason Wallack, Oscar Gasca, Mario Sheward

Fossil Ridge rallies past Keller Central

Published 3/11/2017 12:04:24 AM by staff from dallas
image image image image email this article
Friday was senior night at Keller Central as CFC faced off against rivals Fossil Ridge in an important District 3-6A clash. Both teams were guaranteed post season berths, but final positioning was still up for grabs.  What a match fans would be treated to. Easily the most entertaining District 3-6A match I have been to this season.

The home team got off to a good start in the 5th minute as a great left footed cross from Trenton Magryta found the darting run of Oscar Gasca whose glancing header flashed just wide of the post. Central stayed on the front foot as a set piece almost yielded the opening goal. A low ball from Callum Sutherland to the top of the eighteen found Abe DeAnda checking to. DeAnda stood hands on head as the low shot missed by inches.

Controversy in the 23rd minute as a nice through ball put Fossil in on goal. CFC keeper Joshua Starkey raced out of his box making a great tackle to clearly win the ball and stop the dangerous attack.  Somehow the referee judged a foul and showed Starkey a yellow card. Goofy! However, it was quite a collision causing Starkey to have to leave the match to be checked by doctors.  The news was bad as the star keeper would not be allowed to return to the match. Somehow CFC only had one keeper on the roster forcing junior midfielder Mario Sheward into goal.

From there the match really opened up as both teams had scoring chances soon after. Julian Bouchard whipped a shot just wide of the post and right after a goal line scramble in front of the Fossil get kept the game scoreless.

More action followed as a perfect Abe DeAnda corner kick was headed on frame by Alexei Gonzalez was destined for the net only to be cleared off the line at last second. Then Fossil quickly went the other way as Shaun Garcia ripped a low shot forcing Mario Sheward into a solid low save. Somehow the game would go to the break scoreless despite several quality scoring chances at each end.

Five minutes after the break Central got the goal they deserved.  A great cross from Marshall Dickson was met by Oscar Gasca who powered home the header from close range. Great goal.

The lead was short lived though as Fossil Ridge answered quickly. A long throw was flicked on from the near post by Matthew Nuss leaving Mason Wallak to blast past the helpless Mario Sheward to even the match. 1-1 with thirty minutes to play.

The visitors stayed on the front foot. Mario Sheward was forced into a couple of nice saves before finally Fossil would grab the lead.  A nice cross was volleyed home by Mason Wallak for his second goal of the night. 2-1 Fossil jumps in front.

Abe DeAnda had a good chance in the 70th minute to tie the match but his left footed full volley goes over from twenty yards out.  Time running out on a result that would most likely confirm a 4th place finish for Keller Central in District 3-6A.  Despite piling on the pressure over the final minutes, CFC would not be able to find the goal they needed and Fossil claimed the vital three points.  The results leave Fossil Ridge two points ahead of Keller HS heading into the final matchday in the fight for 2nd place while Central is stuck to 4th.


Label: Fossil Ridge rallies past Keller Central, Mason Wallack, Oscar Gasca, Mario Sheward
Print Dallas Soccer News Print   View Dallas Soccer News RSS Feed
Dallas Area Soccer Articles
Dallas Soccer News

TCU Womens Soccer signs seven

Added: 4/19/2018 11:28:03 AM
TCU women’s soccer announced a stellar nationally ranked recruiting class. Head coach Eric Bell has announced the 2018 signing class featuring seven student-athletes. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

FC Dallas slumps to another poor result at home

Added: 4/8/2018 9:34:27 AM
FC Dallas slumped to another poor result on home turf last night as they needed a late rally to salvage a point from a very average Colorado Rapids side. Cristian Colman nodded home a wonderful long pass from Mauro Diaz. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Trinity gets past Allen in overtime thriller

Added: 3/29/2018 10:42:13 PM
Trinity slipped past Allen 2-1 on a Mateo Gonzalez goal with 30 seconds left in the first overtime. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Dallas Cup 2018 - Super Group update

Added: 3/27/2018 5:26:18 AM
Two matchdays are in the books at the 2018 Dallas Cup Super Group. Only CF Monterrey have been able to win both their matches so far in the highly competitive tournament leaving everything to play for in Wednesday's final matchday. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Dallas Cup - Manchester United rallies to tie Tigres 2-2

Added: 3/25/2018 10:28:55 PM
manchester United rallied from a 2-0 deficit with two late goals earning an entertaining 2-2 draw with Tigres in both teams opener in the Dallas Cup Super Group Sunday night at the Cotton Bowl. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

FC Dallas and Portland Timbers battle to 1-1 draw

Added: 3/25/2018 8:27:14 AM
FC Dallas and the Portland Timbers played to an entertaining 1-1 draw in Frisco Saturday afternoon. Roland Lamah continued his hot start to the season as he put the home side ahead in the 34th minute. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Playoff Positioning set for District 3-6A Boys

Added: 3/24/2018 3:58:22 AM
It's playoff time as District 3-6A soccer action has drawn to a close. Keller, Fossil Ridge, Abilene, and Keller Central are all playoff bound facing tough tests next week in the opening round. Read More


RSS Feed
Dallas Soccer Xpert is the best dallas soccer news source.
We cover Dallas soccer, Dallas Cup, Dallas soccer news, North Texas soccer,
Dallas high school soccer, and Fort Worth high school soccer.