LIers Asenjo, Garcia Score As Dominican Republic Rolls Honduras

Dominican Republic
Kristina Garcia. Photo: Instagram

Long Islanders Mia Asenjo and Kristina Garcia each scored in the Dominican Republic’s 7-0 win over Honduras in the team’s opening match of the CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship.

Asenjo of Valley Stream scored the first goal of the tournament for the Dominican Republic in the 4th minute. Garcia, who attends Great Neck South High School, extended the team’s lead to 2-0 with her 13th-minute goal. 

Up next for the Dominican Republic is the United States on Monday. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m.