Akron Eliminates Golden Falcons

AKRON – Nick Doria tallied four points on a goal and three assists and Chris Mayrose scored two goals as No. 1 Akron blanked No. 8 Falconer, 7-0, in a Section 6 Class B-2 boys soccer quarterfinal on Thursday afternoon.

Doria recorded a goal at two minutes of the second half from Mayrose to make it 5-0 after Akron had pushed across four in the first half.

Mayrose got the first goal from Doria at one minute, Joshua Weigel from Doria at three minutes. Jamison Nelson from Randy Mayer at 26 minutes and Mayrose again from Doria at 28 minutes for a 4-0 first half lead.

Andre Sponholz connected for a goal from Mayer at 13 minutes of second half and Mayer ended the scoring from Alex Lydell at 16 minutes.

Akron held a 22-3 shot advantage with a 9-0 edge on corner kicks.

Falconer goalie Tyler Dykstra made three saves.