Ryan had his first game of the season today and I was amazed at how much he has improved. This is his 4th season, and his age really does make a difference. He and Jared (below left) are two of the oldest, biggest boys on the team. He is controlling the ball better, attacking it more; it is just so great to see.
This was goal three:
I am pretty sure he scored more, but I do not know how many (what's it matter, once you've got a hat trick, anyway?). This shot shows his form, although this one did not result in a goal:
This is Daddy's new thing: "Hands on knees, eyes on ball."