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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Earthquakes II defeated Colorado Rapids 2 by a 7-1 score line on Sunday night at PayPal Park. Max Arfsten tallied two goals and an assist for Quakes II. The victory gives Quakes II their second consecutive victory by 3+ goals.

Earthquakes II scored in the first minute of the match before tacking on three more before the halftime whistle. Quakes II then added a trio of goals in the second half.

Quakes II will continue their three-match homestand when they host Sporting KC II on Friday, May 20. Kickoff from PayPal Park is scheduled for 6 p.m. PT and the match will be broadcast live on MLSNEXTPro.com.

MATCH INFORMATION

2022 MLS NEXT Pro Season

Earthquakes II 7 – 1 Colorado Rapids 2

Sunday, May 15, 2022 – PayPal Park in San Jose, Calif.

adidas Player of the Match: Max Arfsten

Scoring Summary:

Q2 (1-0) – Eduardo Blancas (Will Richmond) 1’

Q2 (2-0) – Max Arfsten (unassisted) 9’

Q2 (3-0) – Omar Gomez (own goal) 21’

Q2 (4-0) – Will Richmond (penalty) 43’

COL (4-1) – Darren Yapi (unassisted) 45+2’

Q2 (5-1) – Siad Haji (Max Arfsten) 58’

Q2 (6-1) – Max Arfsten (Shea Salinas) 68’

Q2 (7-1) – Rudi Castro (unassisted) 89’

Misconduct Summary:

COL – Robinson Aguirre (caution) 46’

Q2 – Casey Walls (caution) 55’

EARTHQUAKES II: Emi Ochoa; Christopher Grey, Casey Walls, Alejandro Cano, Omar Lemus (Israel Carrillo 66); Nathan Scott (Judson 59), Eduardo Blancas, Jerry Ayon; Will Richmond (Rudi Castro 59), Shea Salinas (Siad Haji HT), Max Arfsten (Erick Reyes 73)

Substitutes not used: Eric De La Cerda (GK), Joaquin Eisenberg, Tristan Viviani, Israel Carrillo, Diego Otoya

SHOTS: 16; SHOTS ON GOAL: 10; FOULS: 13; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 5

COLORADO RAPIDS 2: Abraham Rodriguez, Steve Flores, Blake Malone, Omar Gomez (Connor Miller 73), Sebastian Anderson (Andres Torres 61), Philip Mayaka, Robinson Aguirre, Jackson Travis (Maclovio Swett 73), Yosuke Hanya, Darren Yapi (Vladimir Walent 61), Yaya Toure

Substitutes not used: Isaac Nehme, Michael Harris, Nicholas Legendre

SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 6; FOULS: 17; CORNER KICKS: 9; SAVES: 4