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2003B Black - Beat the #3 Ranked Team in the Nation

By Staff, 02/16/18, 3:15PM CST


2018 Desert Classic Finalists in Phoenix, Arizona

This past weekend the 2003B Black team traveled to Phoenix, Arizona to play in the 2018 Desert Classic hosted by SC del Sol.

With delayed travel from Chicago, IL to Phoenix, AZ on Friday, February 9th due to the snow storm, the entire team ended up making it safely to Phoenix late Friday night.

The boys played there first game early on Saturday morning against Tanque Verde SC 03B (AZ), the #14 ranked team in Arizona and lost 3-0. In the second game of the day, the team played Barcelona 03B Blue (AZ), the #9 ranked team in Arizona and beat them 3-2 to finish the day on a great note!

In the third game of the tournament on Sunday morning, the boys played FBSL Tuzos 04B (AZ), the #1 ranked team in Arizona & the #3 ranked team in the country and who haven't lost a game in over a year. The boys beat them 3-1 with a spectacular performance! In the last game of the tournament, the team played SC del Sol 03B (AZ), the #11 ranked team in Arizona and beat them 2-1 to finish the tournament in a winning way!

Overall the boys finished tied with FBSL Tuzos with 3 wins and 1 loss but due to the tournament rules, we finished is second place due to goals scored.

Congratulations to all the players & coaching staff from the 2003B Black team for an amazing weekend in Phoenix! You guys played some of the best teams in Arizona & in the top division at the tournament while representing the team and club in a positive way getting quality results! Keep up the great work!