Day 2 Wrapup/by Paul Kennedy
The YOUTH SOCCER REPORTER
continues daily coverage of the Disney's Soccer
Showcase presented by Chelsea Football Club. Chelsea FC
's academy boys made it two wins in two days with a narrow 1-0 win over Lonestar Red
in the under-17 Showcase division
. The only bad
news for the Blues was that England U-16 international Billy Knott suffered a knee injury in the game. Other U-17 Showcase contenders include the Dallas
, Concorde Fire Elite
and YMS Xplosion
The Miami Strike Force Cagliari
(backed by the Serie A team
of the same name) has stood out in the U-19 Showcase division
with 4-0 and 3-0 victories.
Maryland's Olney Rangers
and Baltimore Casa Mia Bays
both earned resounding wins in the U-15 Showcase division
The Alpharetta Ambush SC Red and Dallas Texans Red Dallas have
combined for 15 goals in a pair of wins in U-16 Showcase play
Group play in the boys divisions
concludes on Monday with championship and third-place games on Tuesday. Semifinal matches have been dropped this year.
Girls play will take place Dec. 31-Jan. 3. Follow all the action
with the YOUTH SOCCER REPORTER
each morning through Jan. 4.