After loosing away to to Ga Tech on the 111th ADASL D2 matchday, VaHi ATLetic traveled to Grady High School on 2/21 to face long-time rivals Sting Black FC. The boys in red and white took control of the game early on, scoring 2 goals on the first half and quickly adding two more a few minutes into the second half. Wings kept fighting and score two goals in quick succession to make things interesting. ATLetic regained control of the game with a 35-yard right-footed bomb from Lobelo but Wings kept fighting and found a 3rd goal on a breakaway. Once again the skipper took control and scored from outside of the box, this time off a corner kick clearance. His left-footed shot got a big deflection in the box to beat the keeper. A final goal came for ATLetic in the dying moments of the game for a final 7-3 score
Video highlights pending..
Goals: Aaron King (2), Ej Henry (2), Felipe Lobelo (2) and Victor Deniran
Assists by Demian Perelmuter, EJ Henry, Victor Deniran and Vinny Chang
Man of the Match : Felipe Lobelo. The skipper showed up when needed with two long-range efforts to put enough distance between ATLetic and a spirited Sting Black side
With the win, ATLetic stays on the chase, 7 points behind Terminus FC but with a game at hand.
Here are the updated League Standings
Next game is Sunday March 5th 2016 at 11 am against Nuesoft at their Windsor Parkway field