Regional Athletic Complex- 5/1
April showers brought May 1st flowers, as our rescheduled games from yesterdays rain were played today in addition to other already scheduled Semi finals, it made for one great day of soccer. A great day, if you are a fan of the underdog and upsets as multiple higher seeded teams and pre-tournament favorites all bit the dust in a hard fought day of games.
The last of the semi finals will be played tomorrow and we also have the first of our championship games. After almost two weeks of competition, we are finally ready to declare our Utah State Cup Champions, see you tomorrow!
One of our groups that were playing quarterfinals today, there were some fantastic games, including a 7-1 win for Murray S.C. Black SM featuring 6 goals from Bracken Overby.
Another group with quarters, featured a great back and forth match between Sparta and La Roca S with Sparta winning 4-3.
One of the days upsets say the DPL Champion USA Premier 05B SA team lose 2-1 to La Roca S CS on two fantastic strikes. The final will be tomorrow against Impact CM.
Last year's state cup champions La Roca AV are out after a 1-0 loss to UDA. That sets up a great final against Sparta 04 Premier JK on Thursday.
PK's are the best, and the worst. Pre-tournament favorite La Roca S CS found that out the hard way as they lost to Sparta 03 Premier MD in a shootout. The final will be held tomorrow against Liverpool F.C.
Wasatch SC 07G ZB won 6-0 in a quarterfinal matchup.
Avalanche 06 Black CV won 4-1 to make it the finals tomorrow.
La Roca PO won 2-0 to make it the final against Liverpool F.C. tomorrow.
Utah Celtic FC won 2-0 and will face Avalanche 04 ECNL in the final tomorrow.
Avalanche vs Avalanche in the quarters saw 03 Black advance to the semis with a 4-3 win.
USA Premier 02G PR looks to take home a championship after a tremendous showing in group play and a 2-0 win the semi finals. They will play for the title on Thursday.
One of the big upsets was seeing Utah Celtic FC 01 go down to Utah Storm 01 Lewis in the first round of games today. Storm will play La Roca S ML in the final tomorrow.
Utah Celtic FC 00 had a closer than imagined game against Rampage but hung on for a 3-2 win that puts them in the final with USA Metro Premier 00G RB on Thursday.
La Roca PO and Utah FC both scored 6 goals to advance to the final on Thursday.
For all the results and schedule click HERE