Soccer Cards blow out Questa

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By The Staff

Jalen Martinez and Henry Robertson each rang up a hat trick Saturday for the Robertson Cardinal soccer team in a10-0 crushing of Questa at RHS field.

Clarence Montoya’s Redbird crew hosts Peñasco on Monday, looking to stay on track for a district title.

Martinez, assisted by Aaron Padilla, struck in the second minute Saturday. Then, over a span of 10 minutes RHS scored five times, beginning with Keen Martinez’s goal in the eighth minute. Jalen Martinez, Henry Robertson (twice) and Fabian Duran stretched the lead to 6-0.

Jalen Martinez and Henry Robertson each picked up a third individual goal in the 46th and 49th minutes. Justin Bustos scored seven minutes later, and Keen Martinez’s goal put the match away early in minute 67.

Brandon Trujillo had three assists; Padilla, Keen Martinez, Duran, Steven Lobdell and Sean Lujan had one apiece.

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Robertson’s girls team throttled visiting Pojoaque 10-1 Wednesday. The Lady Cards are scheduled to visit Taos this Wednesday.

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Krista Mashak scored her team-leading fifth goal of the season and added an assist Friday as the Highlands women’s soccer team shut out host Colorado Christian 2-0 in Lakewood, Colo.

Amanda Rose Johnson and Scottie Prince split time at keeper for the Cowgirls, with Johnson getting four saves and Prince two.

Susannah Hertz opened scoring 23:13 into the match. The score was 1-0 at halftime.

Then in the 79th minute Mashak doubled the lead, which held for the remaining 10:29.