Coca-Cola Takes Title

Ron Allen | 02/19/17

It took an extra chukker for Coke to win the Ylvisaker Cup. It was a wide open game from the get go with Tonkawa maintaining a narrow lead throughout most of the match. In the fourth chukker Coke came to life outscoring Tonkawa 4-0 to give them a one goal lead at 7-6. The final chukker started with a 7 all score and was tied again at the end of reguglation play at 8 all. Julio Arellano (8) saved the day with a 30 yard penalty shot  in overtime to give Coke the 9 to 8 victory.

Their last Ylvisaker title was two years ago. Cokes Julian de Lusarreta (7) was MVP while Sapo Caset (10) scored five goalsl in Tonkawas losing effort and Sapos horse, Annie Negra, was named Besst Playing Pony. Caset now has 62 goals on the season.