Forward finds potential in 3rd year with Mustangs By: Hunter Tickel In a year of firsts for Chicago Mustangs forward Taylor Bond; one thing is clear — he has arrived as an elite player in the MASL. Few could have envisioned Bond transitioning from the outdoor game to indoor so seamlessly. After playing club ball in the youth ranks with local club Campton United in St. Charles, he bounced around.
Chicagoland native posts career-high in points HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (April 4, 2017) – Fresh of a 2016-17 campaign in which he posted the fourth most goals and points in the MASL, Chicago Mustangs forward Taylor Bond earned second team MASL honors. The St. Charles North alum shattered his career-highs with 40 goals and 14 assists to lead the Mustangs to a 11-9 record. Bond was named to the Team of
Season-high 2 Mustangs named to MASL Team CHICAGO (March 7, 2017) — For the first time this season, the Chicago Mustangs had a pair of players named to the MASL Team of the Week. In the final week of the season, defender Luis “Peewee” Ortega and forward Taylor Bond earned the honor, keeper Jesus Flores earned honorable mention as the team closed the season with a 5-4 win in Milwaukee.
Bond scores short-handed game-winner (March 5, 2017) — The Chicago Mustangs wrapped up the 2016-17 season on high note with a game-winning sequence. After defender Carlos Pichardo received a blue card for a trip with 40.2 seconds left, keeper Jesus Flores gathered a routine save before putting the ball on the ground and playing it long to forward Taylor Bond, who checked in when the Mustangs gained possession. Bond
Rojas becomes Mustangs backline anchor When Edwin Rojas steps onto the pitch in UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, Sunday, March 5, he will be one of three Mustangs to have played in every game this year. The defender trails only midfielder Efrain “Wilo” Martinez and keeper Jesus Flores in appearances since joining the team at the start of the 2015-16 campaign. “Edwin has developed into the player we thought he could become
St. Charles North grad bags 38th goal CHICAGO (Feb. 28, 2017) — Through 19 MASL games this year, Chicago Mustangs forward Taylor Bond has posted 12 multiple-goal games. The St. Charles native scored four goals and had an assist on Friday, Feb. 24 in Tacoma and scored against Ontario on Sunday, Feb 26, to earn honorable mention Team of the Week in week 18. Bond is enjoying a career season
Chicago concedes 2 short-handed goals before halftime CHICAGO (Feb. 26, 2017) — In a span of three and a half minutes, the Chicago Mustangs suffered two short-handed goals that swung the momentum of the game. The Mustangs lost to Ontario 7-5 at the Sears Centre Arena in their home-finale. With 3:26 left in the half, defender Luis “Peewee” Ortega was whistled for an elbow on an Ontario player while in