Congratulations to the U14B - 2003B Black team on capturing the 2017 Desert Classic Championship at the SC Del Sol tournament in Phoenix, Arizona!
The team won their first game in group play against Challenge FC Gilbert 03B White (AZ) 1-0 with a goal by Kobe Perez and assisted by Nikola Babac & Tommy Philpot.
The team won their second game in group play against Kingman 03B (AZ) 3-0 with goals by Tommy Philpot, Jason Isley & Nikola Babac.
The team had everything to play for in their third group play game as the winner would advance to the championship game. The boys came out and scored two early goals by Kobe Perez & Tommy Philpot which set the tone for the rest of the game. A shoutout to the defense as they shut down a very good attack from the YUMA Legends. They won the game against YUMA Legends 03B Navy (AZ) 2-1 to advance to the championship game.
In the championship game, the boys once against scored two early goals to give them a good lead and put pressure on the other team. A goal from a volley of a corner kick from Tommy Philpot put the team up 1-0 and a 35 yard bomb from Kyle Kennedy put the team up 2-0 at halftime. The second half was very intense with back and forth action. The boys managed the game and found a way to win the game against a very good team Barcelona 03B (AZ) 2-1.
The defense & keeper played outstanding all weekend as they only allowed 2 goals in 4 games.
Great work by all the players this weekend as they had a great showing in Phoenix, Arizona!
Tag(s): Home U16B - 2002B Black U17B - 2001B Black U19B - 99/00B White U15B - 2003B Black U19B - 99/00B Black U17B - 2001B Indy U14B - 2004B Black U16B - 2002B Indy U18G - 2000G Black U15B - 03/04B Blue U17B - 2001B White U15B - 2003B White U10B - 2008B Black U12B - 2006B Black U14B - 2004B Indy U12B - 2006B Indy U11B - 2007B Indy U13B - 2005B Black U11B - 2007B Black U9B - 2009B Black U9B - 2009B Indy U15B - 2003B Indy U13B - 2005B Indy