Bensalem Boys' Soccer Preview

BENSALEM BOYS’ SOCCER PREVIEW

Coach: Lew Mladjen (2nd year)

Assistant coaches: Jim Rodgers, Matt Sock, Jon Winters

Last year’s record: League record, 5-7  / Overall record, 7-11

Notable losses: Roberto Montero, Eddie Farnsworth, Jimmy Lee, Nick Rock, Alfardy Ali

Key returners: German Contreras (12th- ST), Val Flores (12th-D), Kal Ivanov (11th-MF), Jon Larbi (11th-MF), Ryan Antry (11th-ST), Austin Shay (12th-GK)

Others to watch: Paul Leible (12th-ST), Ethan Fan (12th-D), Hunter Shay (10th-MF), Brian Gibson (10th-MF), Kyle Maloney (10th-D)

Strengths/Question Marks:  “Nice mixture of returning players and youth fills out the squad. Pace and technical ability on the ball should be strengths this season. How quickly the team can gel will make all the difference as the Owls face four games in the first week of the season.”