The 2010 National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) Champions Sacramento Gold won its 2012 regular season opener against the North Coast Tsunami at the College of the Redwoods in Eureka today by a score of 5 to 3.
Manolo Pina opened the Gold’s scoring with a goal in the sixth minute, John Jones followed with a goal in the 12th minute and Abraham Prado added a third in the 18th minute. The Tsunami answered with a goal in the 20th minute, it’s only first-half score.
Each team scored twice in the second half. The Gold’s goals came from Bo Fonseca in the 65th minute and Jason Jones in the 74th minute. The Tsunami answered with two goals of its own, but couldn’t further narrow the gap.
The Gold’s next home game is on April 15th against the San Francisco Stompers at 7 p.m. at the River City High School Stadium in West Sacramento. Tickets are $5 and children under six are free. Youth soccer players wearing their uniforms are also admitted free.
For more information, see the Sacramento Gold’s website at www.sacramentogoldfc.com or contact Cy Rickards at (916) 798-3933 or email@example.com.