ALA Gilbert North scored early and often against visiting Arete Prep on Thursday night. Eagle soccer had four different players score and several others involved in setting up goals in a 3A Metro East region game. Gilbert North improves to 5-0 in the region and 8-0 overall on the season.
Keeper Roger Mayorga recorded his fourth shutout of the season, and the ALA GN defense spearheaded by the relentless play of Brayden Richins kept Arete Prep off balance all night.
Offensively, Striker Aiden Gonzales poured in five goals to increase his state leading total to 21 in 8 games. He also assisted on two others. Aiden Jones added two goals and Justin Provenzano and Jackson Barney both found the back of the net for the Eagles.
ALA GN varsity soccer is up next at home vs. Lincoln Prep on Tuesday, February 23rd at 6:00pm. JV Soccer has an away game today vs. AZ College Prep.