JV Boys Soccer

Orestimba player Rodrigo Flores controls the ball as Gustine defender Nestali Caballero moves in to challenge during junior varsity action in Newman Friday afternoon. League-leading Orestimba improved to 6-1-2 on the season with a 2-1 victory over the Reds. Jose Gallardo and Alberto Esquivez scored for the Warriors, while Ramiro Herrera recorded an assist. Orestimba goalkeeper Alex De La Cruz recorded nine saves, and Ruben Barriga and Xavier DeSantiago each had a last-minute stop at the goal line to preserve the Orestimba win. Cristian Millan, Alex Diaz and Mario Sanchez turned in solid defensive games for OHS. Earlier in the week, Orestimba defeated Waterford 6-1. Gallardo and Herrera each scored twice, and Mario Araiza and Esquivez each added a goal. DeSantiago, Fernando Navarro and Jahiro Torres were defensive leaders for the JV Warriors. Gustine dropped a 5-3 decision to Delhi earlier in the week.