For the Reporter
The Tacoma Stars wrapped up their season series with the San Diego Sockers and have been swept, this time 10-3, in front of 2,694 fans on Military Appreciation Night in the Accesso ShoWare Center on Friday.
The Stars fell to 8-10 on the MASL year old. The Pacific Division-leading Sockers rose to 13-3.
The flood gates opened for the Sockers after a first quarter s target.
Taylor Walter Bond knocked one in on the clock to make it 5-1 for Tacoma with 1:22. Chiles picked up his second goal of the match with just 21.1 seconds remaining in the half to get a 6-1 San Diego lead.
After Sockers targets from Tovar and Luan Oliveira, Jamael Cox scored on a Stars power play, also it had been 8-2 Sockers together with. Bond opened scoring for Tacoma in the fourth to reduce San Diego’s lead to five before Chiles finished his hat trick along with Escoto inserted another to reach the 10-3 closing.
The Stars are for matches in Ontario on Turlock and also Thursday on Friday next week on the road. They return home Friday, Feb. 23 to host the Ontario Fury at 7:35 p.m.
For tickets call 1-800-STARS-84 or go to tacomastars.com.
Stars matches are streamed live on masl.tv with live stats accessible at maslsoccer.com.