Captain Christian Nielson summed
up their season saying, “We wanted to be the best team
in Hawai‘i, and we accomplished our goal.”
HPU finished the season with an overall record of 8-7-2, a conference
record of 3-5-2, and an island record of 5-1-2. HPU accomplished
its overall goal of the season by being the dominant team among
the three other Hawai‘i schools.
The leading scorers of the season were Aki Adachi with seven
goals, Christian Clemente with six goals, and Mike King with
“We had some ups and downs this season, but we won the games we should
have, and we gained some valuable experience,” said Head Coach Frank Doyle. “We
hope to continue building so we can become a dominant team in our conference.”
Within the next few seasons, HPU hopes to expand its roster to make a bigger
impression on the PacWest Conference.
The entire HPU soccer team said they want to extend their gratitude to the Spirit
Club and all of their other fans for all the support throughout the season.
Without the Spirit Club we would not have been as successful this season, we
appreciate all their support,” said center midfielder Gabe Sugar. “We
look forward to putting on a better show next season.”