On December 12th the Davis JV team came to play the JV Gold Soccer team. The Marauders looked strong from the first whistle, playing their game, and maintaining possession in the attacking half of the field. Jesuit had many chances to score, including a rocket off the post, but unfortunately couldn’t capitalize. With twelve minutes to go in the first half, Davis scored on their very first shot of the game. Keeper Stephens came out and made a great save, but the deflection took a lucky bounce and landed at the feet of a Davis player.
Friday, December 8th brought the Whitney Wildcats to Jesuit to face the JV Gold Soccer team. Although the Marauders dominated from the beginning, they had no luck finding the net. Whitney capitalized on a mistake and scored on the only shot they took all half, taking a lead into half. The Marauders took to the field in the second half resolute to win the game. Ten minutes into the second half, Donovan Carrillo sent a ball forward to Alexander Maguire, who then beat his defender and scored a far post goal.
The Rio Americano Freshman Team came to Jesuit on Wednesday, December 6th to face the JV Gold Soccer team. Fifteen minutes into the game, Aaron Chou buried a shot just inside the near post off a pass from Anthony Alvarado. The Marauders had plenty of scoring opportunities, but were unable to convert. The half ended 1-0, with Rio having no real chances to tie the game. The second half continued with more of the same, the Marauders dominating the play. In the 44th minute Nolan Rodriguez passed it to Elijah Gula whose shot ricocheted into the net off a defender.
On Wednesday, November 29th the JV Gold Soccer team kicked off their season at home against Natomas. Fifteen minutes into the game, there was a foul outside the outer corner of the box. On a direct kick, Michael Roush stepped up and scored to give the Marauders the lead. The half ended 1-0. In the 73rd minute Donovan Carrillo scored a goal off a corner kick. Jesuit dominated play much of the game, with Natomas only having one real scoring opportunity with a shot off the post. Marauders win 2-0, with a good start to their season.