Menís Soccer Winning Streak continues at home against Texas College
The Celts were back at home at the Houston Amateur Sports Park to face off against Texas College out of Tyler, Texas at 7 p.m. on Thursday. The Celts came out strong again and dominated most of the possession and chances in the first half, but it was Texas College’s Dominguez (#13) who found the back of net first in the 31st minute. Just before the half, Rafael Bustos (#20) continued his scoring spree and netted the tying goal in the 41st minute, only five minutes after entering the match as a substitute. The Celts outshot Texas College 10-3 in the first half but the teams went into the break even at 1-1.
Bustos again struck quickly with the go ahead goal in the opening minute of the second half. He received a great long pass from Senior Asayat Camarena (#6). Bustos, still with a lot of work to do, took his a brilliant first touch, then beat the Texas College center back and struck the ball past A. Garcia. The goal gave Bustos 6 goals on the season. Again, in the 49th minute, Camarena got involved by heading a corner kick delivered by Omar Alonso (#10). Texas College kept fighting and brought the score to 3-2 late in the half, but the Celts held on to capture their 4th win in a row. The Celts outshot their opponent 20-6 for the day. Goalkeepers Jason Taffet (#25) and John Ruff (#0) combined for the win.