ONTARIO ROLLS IN HOME OPENER OVER TURLOCK 11-2
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Photo Credit: Lee Calkins (Ontario Fury)
Fury derail the Express as nine players get at least one point
Ontario, California (November 30, 2018) - The Ontario Fury (1-0), Driven by Mark Christopher Auto Center, got five goals from Adrien Perez, three goals from Juan Carlos Gonzalez and a one goal, three assist performance from Tino Nunez as they defeated the Turlock Express (0-1) in front of 2,057 fans at Citizens Business Bank Arena on Opening Night of the Major Arena Soccer League.
Ontario scored early and often racing to a 3-0 lead to start the game. Perez opened the scoring 3:07 into the first quarter on a pass from Nunez. Just over one minute later it was Nunez who scored from an assist by newcomer Andrae Campbell at 4:15. Then it was a Gonzalez goal at 7:01 with another assist from Nunez. After Perez was shown a blue card for tripping at the 10:05 mark, Turlock needed only 37 seconds on the man advantage to score a Power Play goal by Jorge Carmona with Matt Germain on the assist. Perez added one more at 14:05 to give the Fury a 4-1 lead after one quarter of play.
The Fury would then go on to score the next 8 goals in a row, running away with the game 11-1 before Germain added a late goal in the fourth quarter with two minutes remaining on an assist from Manny Villegas. In all, Ontario fired 24 shots on the Turlock goal, with nine different players getting on the score sheet with at least a point.
Fury goalkeeper and the reigning two-time MASL Goalkeeper of the Year, Chris Toth, faced 15 shots, making 13 saves and allowing only 2 goals against.
Ontario’s next game is versus the Dallas Sidekicks at Citizens Business Bank Arena on Sunday December 9th at 5pm. Tickets for the game, as well as all Fury home games, are on sale now at the Citizens Business Bank Arena box office, online at Ticketmaster.com or by calling the Fury’s offices at 909-457-0252. Group tickets and experiences are also available, including chances to be on the field before or during halftime. Visit OntarioFury.com for more information.
Season Memberships for the Ontario Fury’s 2018-19 season are also on sale now through the Fury’s office. Benefits include free parking for regular season games, invitations to exclusive season member events, discounts on merchandise and can participate in the Ticket Exchange Program, to make sure their tickets don’t go to waste.
The ONTARIO FURY, DRIVEN BY MARK CHRISTOPHER AUTO CENTER, are the Inland Empire’s hottest professional sports franchise, bringing the fast-paced, high-speed action of arena soccer to the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. The team, which is part of the Major Arena Soccer League, is committed to advancing soccer at every level across Inland Southern California. Visit OntarioFury.com for information.