The Dallas Texans Red Dallas and NSA Premier Fury won games Thursday at Disney's Soccer Showcase to break the five-way tie atop the U.S.
Youth Soccer National League's under-16 girls division.
The Texans opened with a 2-0 win over KC Select Scream Red.
Defender Sara Watson
chested the ball down and slid a low shot past goalkeeper Meredith Stark
in the 53rd minute to give the Texans a 1-0 lead. Ten minutes later, Amanda Elertson
caught the keeper off guard and added a second goal.
NSA Premier Fury defeated FC Pennsylvania Strikers, 2-0. Dec. 31 Under-15 Girls Scorpions Elite (MA) 5, Sockers FC Chicago (IL)
Goal scorers: Scorpions: Lauren Berman (8, 19), Andrea O'Brien (20, 68), McKenzie Meehan (79) Dallas Texans 95 Red (N-TX) 2, NSA
Premier Fireballs (IL) 0
Goal scorers: Texans: Julia Dyche (5), Jasmine Hart (54) Under-16 Girls Dallas Texans 94 Red (N-TX) 2, KC Select Scream Red (MO) 0
Goal scorers: Texans: Sara Watson (54), Amanda Elertson (65) NSA
Premier Fury (IL) 2, FC Pennsylvania Strikers (E-PA) 0
Goal scorers: NSA: Ali Farkos (40), Zoe Swift (77) Under-17 Girls Syosset Sting (E-NY) 2, Dallas Texans 93 Red (N-TX) 1
Goal scorers: Syosset: Emily Lipari (75), Sophie Mayeux (89)
Texans: Clarissa Wedemeyer (48) Montclair United Thunderbolts (NJ) 1, Ponte Vedra Storm (FL) 0
Goal scorers: Montclair: Alexandra Dezenzo (85)