Friday, 13 July 2012 00:00
The Oyster Bay Rough Riders A U12 boys soccer team finished unbeaten and in first place. With a record of 7 wins and no losses and 1 tie they captured the LIJSL Division 5W Championship. Overall for the season the team had 9 wins, 1 loss and 2 ties. Coach Manny DeFreitas was very proud of his team as they played great soccer over the season.
The team was led by its team defense and goal tending in allowing only 5 goals against in league play. The goal tenders were Dennis Mejia, Zachary Ubertini and Michael Mullen. The stellar defense was led by Aaron Rudnet, Nicholas Zucconi, Jack Wieboldt and Misael Yanes. The offense was led by Harrison Treble (8 goals), Anthony Reilly (3 goals), Sahill Yadav (3 goals), Peter Bivona (3 goals), Keith Cassar (4 goals) and Ellis Collier (1 goal). The midfield was led by Manny DeFreitas, Edgar Cruz, Ian Guarini, Owen Zahradnik and Nicholas Chisari.
The team has matured tremendously over the past season and hopes to continue its success next season.