Saturday night debut
DENVER, CO –The Colorado Blizzard Saturday night debut results in a 10 – 2 victory over Detroit WAZA FLO for our Major Arena Soccer League 2 (M2) expansion team.
The East conference matchup began with an exciting and hard fought first half, yielding only one (1) GOAL for each side. Opening Day adrenalin and the first ever game time in
the Historic Denver Coliseum venue may have contributed to many missed scoring opportunities for the Colorado Blizzard in the first half.
The Blizzard arrived In the 3rd Quarter, as suffocating Defense and an eight (8) GOAL production level held the
WAZA FLO side to a single GOAL.
Man of the Match was given to Goal Keeper Jarod Thomas, with fourteen (14) SAVES, allowing the WAZA FLO zero (0) GOALS in the 2nd and 4th quarters.
TEAM EFFORT: Six (6) players contributed to the GOAL count, 70% clearly assisted.
Four (4) players Tony Avery, Stibe Torres, Andrew White and
Luke Burgard scored twice, as Jay Hamilton, Yves Fru added one (1) each.
Ryan McAleer and Tony Avery lead the assist column with two (2) each.