Six Roanoke Rapids High School Men's Soccer team members closed out their High School soccer career this past Wednesday night at home on Hoyle field.
The Roanoke Rapids Yellow Jackets Men's soccer team hosted the N.C. School of Science and Math in the first round the NCHSAA 2A State Championship play-offs. The Jackets fell 1-5 ending their post-season play.
Because the last home match was forfieted, the 2019-20 seasons were reconized before the game.
Abdul Alrahimi- #7, he is the son of Ali Alrahimi and Sabah Alrahimi. He has played 3 years for the yellow jackets. He has a 3 year total of 12 goals and 9 assists. He has served as a captain for this year’s team. His future plans are to attend Wake Forest University.
Bander Alrahimi - #9, he is the son of Tahniah Alwaili and Sameer Alrahimi. This is his third year playing for the yellow jackets. He has a 3 year total of 2 goals and 2 assists. He plans to attend NC State University.
Erick Gonzalez - #15- escorted by his mom, Norma Velazquez and stepdad Chayan Jimenez. Erick has played 3 years for the yellow jackets and has scored 1 goal. His future plans are to attend Halifax Community College and major in computer science.
Nicholas King- #21- he is the son of Deborah Rose and David King. Nicholas has played for the yellow jackets for 4 years with 1 goal and 1 assist. He has served as a captain of this year’s team. He plans to attend UNC Wilmington.
Logan Walton - #8- he is the son of Brad Walton, Brandi and Buddy Brown. He has played all 4 years for the yellow jackets and has a 4 year total of 5 goals and 10 assists. After graduation, Logan plans to become a mechanic or join the military.
Connor Neal-he is the son of Traig and Ashley Neal. Connor has been the manager for the soccer team for the past 2 years. He plans to enter the work force after graduation.
These seniors hold a 4 year record of 63-14-3, with 2 Northern Carolina Conference Championships.