January 4, 2013 - Professional Arena Soccer League (PASL) - Rio Grande Valley Flash
BEAUMONT, Texas - Erick Flores scored a hat trick as the Rio Grande Valley Flash defeated the Texas Strikers by a score of 10-1 on Friday night at the Ford Arena.
With the three goals by Flores his personal tally increased to five on the season and the fourth different player of the Flash to net a hat-trick on the season.
With the victory, the Flash improved to 5-4 on the season while the Strikers remain winless at 0-8.
The Flash scored six goals in the first period to set the tone to the game. The first goal was scored by Flores within the first two minutes of the game.
After a scoreless second period, the Flash added the seventh goal within the first minute of play in the period by Alejandro Morales. The goal for Morales would be the eighth goal of the season.
The Flash added three goals in the final period, two of which came from Flores to put the game on ice. The Strikers scored their loan goal in the last period by Chris Bradford.
The next game for the Flash will be on Sunday, January 20 when they will host the Dallas Sidekicks at State Farm Arena.
RGV Flash season and individual tickets are on sale at the State Farm Arena box office or by calling the front office at (956) 843-6688.
The RGV Flash are members of the Professional Arena Soccer League Central Division, with 19 teams located across the United States.