Houston Dynamo player milestones and notes from Saturday’s 4-1 win at Chivas USA

Giles Barnes and Will Bruin highlight milestones list from weekend


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The Dynamo rolled to a 4-1 win at Chivas USA on Saturday for their first road win of the season. Below are some milestones and notes from the game:

  • It was Giles Barnes’ third career two-goal game with the Dynamo and first since he scored twice against Chivas USA last September in a 5-1 win at BBVA Compass Stadium.
  • With the two goals, Barnes has 11 career regular season goals and is tied with Geoff Cameron for eighth on the club’s regular season goals list.
  • It was Will Bruin’s team-leading fifth goal of the season and second straight game with a tally. Bruin is tied for fourth in MLS in scoring this season.
  • It was Boniek Garcia’s 13th career regular season assist with the Dynamo to tie Bruin, Stuart Holden and Richard Mulrooney for sixth on the club list.
  • It was Tally Hall’s 147th career game in all competitions to pass Cameron for eighth on the club list.
  • Corey Ashe earned his third assist of the season for his most in a campaign since 2010 (3). Ashe set a career-high with four assists as a rookie in 2007.
  • It was Bruin’s 96th career regular season game to tie Eddie Robinson for 12th on the club list. 
  • It was also Bruin’s 116th career game in all competitions with Houston to tie Craig Waibel for 14th on the club list.
  • It was Jermaine Taylor’s 75th career MLS regular season game.
  • It was David Horst’s 50th career MLS regular season game.
  • With four goals, the Dynamo matched their largest goal total of the season, set on March 8 in a 4-0 win over New England.

The Dynamo host the Columbus Crew on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at BBVA Compass Stadium. Click here or call 713-276-GOAL for tickets.