Comets continue dominance with win in WalkerPublished 9:32am Friday, September 27, 2013
WALKER – Ten different players found the back of the net Thursday afternoon for the Hillcrest Lutheran Academy/Pelican Rapids Comets. The effort secured another dominant shutout for the Comets, as it defeated the Waoker-Hackensack-Akeley/CL-B Wolves 23-0.
Midfielder Sondra Harila scored on a blast from 40 yards to start what would become a 14 goal first half. The Comets tacked on nine more in the second half.
Three Comets scored hat tricks, including Harila, who had five goals, Chris Pellegrino, who led the team with six goals, and Kevin Franco, who had three. Franco also had 11 assists, giving several teammates scoring opportunities.
Eric Diaz (2), Gjermond Saevig (2), Danny Franco, Chris Larsen, Gus Anderson, Quincy Undseth and Vegard Schjederup all tallied goals for the Comets.
Abdul Ahmed was perfect in the net for HLA/PR, stopping four shots on goal.
The Comets move to 10-0-1 on the year and look to keep flying high at 3 p.m. Saturday when they host the East Grand Forks Green Wave.