YEVPATORIA, Ukraine (May 9, 2012) – The U.S. Paralympic National Team defeated Australia 5-0 to close out the Ukraine International Tournament.
Rene Rentería and Josh McKinney each scored twice in the match, with Gavin Sibayan also contributing to the final score. Midfielder Marthell Vazquez assisted on both of Renteria’s goals.
The team will return to the U.S. before heading back to Europe for the BT World Cup in Manchester, England, from May 19-27.
- U.S. Paralympic National Team Match Report -
Match: U.S. Paralympic National Team vs. Australia
Date: May 9, 2012
Competition: Ukraine International Tournament
Venue: Yevpatoriya, Ukraine
Scoring Summary: 1 2 F
USA 2 3 5
AUS 0 0 0
USA - Rene Renteria (Marthell Vazquez) 6th minute
USA – Josh McKinney 30
USA – Rene Renteria (Marthell Vazquez) 37
USA – Gavin Sibayan 40
USA – Josh McKinney
USA: 1-Keith Johnson (18-Alex Hendricks, 49); 9-Josh McKinney, 2-Gavin Sibayan; 8-Dylan Brown (5-Bryce Boarman, 38), 10-Marthell Vazquez, 4-Chad Jones (14-Jerreme Wade, 44); 16-Rene Renteria (12-Charlie Howard, 52)
Subs not used: 11-Tyler Bennett, 7-Adam Ballou
Head Coach: Jay Hoffman
Stats Summary: USA / AUS
Shots: 22 / 4
Saves: 3 / 5
Corner Kicks: 4 / 1
Fouls: 2 / 3