Jahara's two goals, Contreras's two assists help Aztecs men's soccer halt Glendale CC

Sophomore Yuki Jahara scored two goals as the No. 2 ranked Aztecs men's soccer team bounced back with a 5-0 shutout victory at Glendale Community College. The Aztecs improved to 4-1-1 on the season. Photo by Ben Carbajal
Sophomore Yuki Jahara scored two goals as the No. 2 ranked Aztecs men's soccer team bounced back with a 5-0 shutout victory at Glendale Community College. The Aztecs improved to 4-1-1 on the season. Photo by Ben Carbajal

The Pima Community College men's soccer team (4-1-1) bounced back on the road at Glendale Community College on Saturday.

  • The No. 2 ranked Aztecs earned a 5-0 shutout win over the Gauchos.
  • Sophomore Yuki Jahara scored two goals. He put the Aztecs up 2-0 with his goal in the 15th minute and netted the final goal of the game in the 75th.
  • Freshman Jacob Contreras (Ironwood Ridge HS) assisted in back-to-back goals. He assisted in freshman Seung Eon Kim's goal in the 51st minute to make it 3-0 and freshman Kyoji Hata's goal in the 57th minute.
  • Sophomore Alec Nguyen (Sahuaro HS) scored the game's first goal in the 12th minute with an assist from fellow sophomore Eric McDonald.
  • The defense gave up just three shots on goal to the Gauchos (0-5). Sophomore Nils Roth had two saves and freshman Juan Suarez (Desert View HS) had one save.

The Aztecs begin ACCAC conference play on Thursday at Paradise Valley Community College. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m.

Pima goals: Alec Nguyen (Eric McDonald) 12th minute; Yuki Jahara (Josh Allison) 15th minute; Seung Eon Kim (Jacob Contreras) 51st minute; Kyoji Hata (Contreras) 57th minute; Jahara (Esteban Manzo) 75th minute.