Varsity Boys Soccer
Menlo 3, Crystal Springs 2
Date of competition: Wednesday, February 3, 2010
The Menlo School boys' soccer team remained tied for second place in the West Bay Athletic League following a 3-2 victory over last-place Crystal Springs on Wednesday in Atherton. The Knights (6-4-1, 8-7-1) got rolling with freshman Max Parker scoring in the 20th minute off an assist from his brother, junior Sam Parker. Max continued to make his presence felt by assisting on Vikram Padval's diving header in the 29th minute.
After Crysal Springs battled back to to draw even at 2 on an own goal, Menlo got the winning goal in the 65th minute when Lucas Keyt assisted on Lowry Yankwich's decider. Other key contributors to Menlo's win were defensive midfielder Jackson Badger, striker Spike Lufkin and center back Henry Bard.
West Bay Athletic League
Standings: Sacred Heart Prep 11-0-0 (13-3), Priory 6-3-1 (6-5-1), Menlo 6-4-1 (8-7-1), King's Academy 4-4-3, Harker 4-5-2 (5-6-2), Eastside Prep 4-3-2 (4-4-4), Pinewood 0-8-1, Crystal Springs 1-9-0.
posted by Palo Alto Online on Feb 4, 2010 at 9:43 am
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