Recap: Garza brace leads Quakes in 4-0 romp
OXNARD, Calif. - The San Jose Earthquakes wrapped up their Southern California stay with a 4-0 win against the Ventura County Fusion (PDL) on Tuesday at Oxnard Community College.
Sophomore winger Sam Garza tallied twice to lead the way. Dutch trialist Vincent Weijl and center mid Brad Ring accounted for the rest of the scoring while third-year goalkeeper David Bingham played 90 minutes to pick up the clean sheet.
Among the starters for San Jose was Tottenham Hotspur attacker John Bostock. The 21-year-old joined the club in Southern California over the weekend and played the first half in Tuesday's scrimmage.
San Jose is 3-2-0 in preseason play. The club will next travel to Portland for a three-game tournament. The action kicks off on Sunday at 5 p.m. PT against the Portland Timbers. All three games at the Portland Preseason Tournament will be livestreamed on sjearthquakes.com.
San Jose Earthquakes Lineup: David Bingham, Dan Gargan (^Hunter Gorskie 46), ^Nana Attakora (Jason Hernandez 46, ^Tommy Muller 70), Ty Harden (^Josh Suggs 46), Justin Morrow (^Jermano Lo Fo Sang 46), Shea Salinas (^Cordell Cato 46), Rafael Baca (Brad Ring 46), Sam Cronin (^Abu Tommy 46), Ramiro Corrales (^Vincent Weijl 46), ^John Bostock (Sam Garza 46), ^Adam Jahn (^Matt Fondy 46).
^ Indicates non-roster invitee
San Jose Earthquakes Preseason Game Schedule:
Jan. 29 – #Earthquakes 2, Houston Dynamo 0
Feb. 2 – #Earthquakes 0, Colorado Rapids 1
Feb 9 – Earthquakes 0, Chicago Fire 1 (UC Santa Barbara)
Feb. 11 – Earthquakes 2, Ventura County Fusion 1 (Oxnard Community College)
Feb. 12 – Earthquakes 4, Ventura County Fusion 0 (Oxnard Community College)
Feb. 17 – %Earthquakes vs. Portland Timbers, 5 p.m. PT
Feb. 20 – %Earthquakes vs. AIK (Sweden), 5 p.m. PT
Feb. 23 – %Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas, 2:30 p.m. PT
# Desert Diamond Friendlies in Tucson, Ariz.
% Portland Preseason Tournament