Matansa, TanHoldings rout foes


TanHoldings Football Club’s Katrina Costales, left, steals the ball, as Kanoa Football Club’s Paulynn Joyce loses her footing during their Division A game in the 2019 Dove Women’s Fall League last Friday at the TSL Sports Complex. (Roselyn B. Monroyo)

Matansa Football Club and TanHoldings FC proved to be too much for their respective opponents, as they earned lopsided wins in Division A of the 2019 Dove Women’s Fall League last Friday at the TSL Sports Complex.

In the first match, TanHoldings dominated Kanoa, 9-3, behind the three goals apiece of Kaithlyn Chavez and Allyssya Angeles. Katrina Costales contributed a pair, while Mary Joy Aniana added one.

Khristelle Itaas delivered two goals for Kanoa, while Paulynn Joyce made the other shot for the losing squad.

In the second match in the division, Matansa eased past Paire, 15-1.

Jerlyn Castillo led Matansa’s demolition of Paire after firing seven goals. Lilian Podziewski and Jannah Casarino chipped in three apiece, while Britanny Wally logged two, and Jeraldine Castillo registered one.

Francesca Bucalig posted the lone goal for Paire.

TanHoldings 8, Kanoa 0

TanHoldings also coasted past Kanoa in the Division B game last Friday.

Audrey Castro earned three goals for the winning squad and drew a lot of help from her teammates. Catherine Barroza, Nicole Lumbad, Julie Ann Capayas, Rizza Relucio, and Aubrey Castro had one goal apiece.

Paire 6, TanHoldings 1

Paire is back on track after beating TanHoldings in the first Masters Division tiff last Sunday.
Heather Taylor made a brace for Paire, helping the squad bounced back from a Week 2 loss to Matansa. Natalie Hill-Beyer, Patricia Coleman, Tanuja Edvalson, and Lindsay Davis also scored for Paire, while Victoria Camama drilled the only goal for TanHoldings.

Matansa 4, MP United 2
Matansa got win No. 2 after outclassing MP United.

Claire Gozum powered Matansa to victory after tallying three goals, while Ratree Ditwiset recorded the other goal for the winning squad. Gozum hit back-to-back goals for Matansa with her first posted in the seventh minute and the second three minutes later, while she completed the hat trick in the 40th. Ditwiset scored in the 12th minute.

Laarni Zapanta logged the pair of goals for MP United.

Roselyn Monroyo | Reporter
Roselyn Monroyo is the sports reporter of Saipan Tribune. She has been covering sports competitions for more than two decades. She is a basketball fan and learned to write baseball and football stories when she came to Saipan in 2005.
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