Dot soccer alums off to strong start in high school

Dorchester Youth Soccer teammates shown (l-r) Diego Buyu, who plays varsity soccer for Milton Academt, Ethan Somers of O'Bryant High, Thomas White— who plays for Boston Latin School— and Sean Hobbs, a freshman at Archbishop Williams HS.

Ethan Somers, freshman at John D. O’Bryant High School and Sean Hobbs, freshman at Archbishop Williams High School both scored goals in winning games on their varsity soccer teams last week.

Somers scored a goal in a 3 to 2 win over Saugus and Hobbs scored the first goal in a 2 to 0 win over Sacred Heart of Kingston, according to Dorchester Youth Soccer President Joe Hobbs. Somers and Hobbs were teammates on Dorchester United U14 team last year and have been playing with Dorchester Youth Soccer Travel since 2011. Sommers also plays club soccer for Hammer F.C. in West Roxbury. Hobbs plays club soccer for Commonwealth Football Club in Braintree.

Both boys will be traveling to Derry in Northern Ireland next summer with Dorchester United U14 to play in the Foyle Cup tournament.

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