Mesquite, NV (1/7/2017)
The action resumed today after the wind cancellations last night. With only 8 of 32 games being played last night and all games rescheduled for today, all fans of soccer would be able to find games from 8 am to 8 pm at 4 locations across the city.
The action was high energy all day whether it be due to excitement of finally playing or trying to keep warm, the players had fun today, which is always the best case scenario. The hurricane strength winds also stayed away, although it was quite windy and cold all day long and a record number of hot chocolates were sold.
Teams are still in the group stage after Day 2 but with the finals looming tomorrow, every team is looking to play their best and advance.
Today had it all in the way of action, fantastic saves, wonder goals, and everything in between.
Some highlights of today's games include:
(Boys U9 Gold) La Roca KP scored 9 goals in a resounding win, (Boys 10 Bronze) 13 combined goals between Copper Mountain 07 MF and Heat FC 07 JL, (Boys U11 Gold) a hard fought game ended in a 0-0 draw between USA Premier 06B and Wasatch Elite 06B. (Boys U12 Platinum) La Roca S and Cima Fc traded goals back and forth in a very exciting game that ended 6-3 in favor of La Roca S.
(Girls U9 Gold) Avalanche North 08 Black TC scored reached double digit goals scored in their win over USA Elite, (Girls U10 Silver) FCM Blaze scored a dozen goals. (Girls U11 Silver) Forza FC 05 and Swat 05G did battle and when the dust settled it ended in a 1-1 draw. (Girls U12 Gold) Sparta 05 Premier AS won both their games and lead their bracket as an undefeated team after their 3-0 victory today.
Thank you all for your support and check the full website for schedules and scores HERE.