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The boys Varsity soccer team opened the 2018 Adidas west coast showcase soccer tournament on Thursday with a 2-2 tie against #7 ranked Millikan(Long Beach). The Rams of Millikan are currently ranked #7 in Division 1 of the CIF. In fact there are three Division 1 schools Servite is ranked #3, and Paramount ranked #7 that are participating in the 16 team Adidas West Coast Classic. Considered one of the most challenging boys soccer tournaments in Southern California. The Lancers  scored two goals, the first goal at the 2nd minute of the match on a quick goal by Miguel Puebla to jump start the Lancers at 1-0. Millikan scored on a penalty kick to tie the match 1-1 at the 12th minute. The Lancers responded on a goal by Joel Llamas at the 20th minute to lead 2-1 at intermission. Millikan scored to tie the match at the 63rd minute. The Lancers tried to rally to win the match on a breakaway but instead forward Ricardo Naranjo was taken down on desperate take down foul that gave the Milllkan player a yellow card but no penelty kick for the Lancers.   The Lancers goalkeepers both made great stops and saves in the first half starting goalkeeper Jose Eustaquio made several stops and in the second half sophmore Francisco Hurtado made a saving block on a possible winning goal.The Lancers and the Rams each earn 1 point with the tie, in the preliminary match of the same group Bellflower  and Clovis North of Fresno tied 1-1. All four teams have one point each in the group. The Lancers(2-3-1) will play Bellflower tonight at 5pm, Clovis North will play Millikan at 7pm. The Lancers will play Clovis North of Fresno Saturday at 930am.

Posted by: Joseph Lianoz Published:12/14/18
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