Northwood Owns the City

Northwood High School defeated University 17-4 and Irvine 9-0 this weekend to claim the Irvine Own the City Championship. Michael Bellas (5g, 5a) led all scorers with 10 points on the weekend to earn Overall Tournament MVP honors.  Vincent Li (5g), Ben Langdon (6g, 2a), and Jason Venezia (4g) also had big weekends for Northwood.  Andrew Bauer (1g, 1a), Laith Alsayed (1g), Calvin Ta (1g), Alex Aviles (1g), Ayden MacLeod (1g), Abdullah Khalil (1g), and  Bishan Webeshete (1a) completed the scoring for the Timberwolves. Goalies Rowan MacLeod (9 saves) and Marcus Redman (6 saves) split halves in the two wins for Northwood.

Northwood also dominated the tournament awards:

  • Tournament MVP: Michael Bellas
  • Best Offensive Player: Joe Carter (Irvine High School)
  • Best Defensive Player: Rowan MacLeod
  • Agility Skills Award: Jason Venezia
  • Shooting Accuracy Skills Award: Michael Bellas
  • Goalie Clear Skills Award: Marcus Redman