LTSC Union Showcase 99/00 (IL) will take on OP Green (OH-S) for the 18U Boys final match. LTSC advances after defeating Nationals Union 99 Black (MI) in kicks from the mark. In regulation, Antonino Evola scored first for Nationals Union, but LTSC came back with goals from Jack Richards and Nathan Rusk. Nationals Union’s Brock Schultz then tied up the match for a 2-2 game right after Rusk’s go-ahead goal. After two overtime periods, LTSC won the shootout 4-2 for an overall 3-2 victory. On the other side of the 18U Boys age group, OP moves on with a 1-0 win over FC United Select (IL). All it took was a 50th minute goal from Chris Dowling for OP to claim the win. Both LTSC and OP are undefeated going into Wednesday’s championship game.
LTSC Showcase B99 make USYS Regional Final
LTSC Union Showcase B99 beat Nationals Union 99 Black (SC) 4-2 on penalty kicks to advance to the final. They will play Wednesday, June 28, against OP Green (OH-S). OP won their National League division, giving them an automatic place in the National Tournament. Regardless of tomorrow's result, LTSC will be guaranteed a place in the National Tournament as Region 2 representative. Nationals will be held in Frisco, TX, on July 25-30, 2017.
LTSC Showcase B99 qualify for regionals
LTSC Union Showcase B99 will travel to South Dakota on June 23 to play in USYS Regionals. The team qualified for the event when finishing 2nd in MRL Premier I Division, with 4-1-2 record.
Friday, June 23 – 2:00pm – LTSC Showcase B99 vs FC Pride 99 Elite Red (IN)
Saturday, June 24 – 4:00pm – LTSC Showcase B99 vs Pacesetter SC 99 Villa Red (OH-N)
Sunday, June 25 – 2:00pm – LTSC Showcase B99 vs Javanon SC 99 (KY)
The team will aim to win group A and advance to the semi-finals (June 27).
|LTSC Union Showcase 99/00 (IL) (MRL3)||3||0||0||9||8||2||6|
|Javanon SC 99 (KY) (SC)||1||1||1||4||7||2||3|
|Pacesetter SC 1999 Villa Red (OH-N) (SC)||1||1||1||4||7||6||1|
|FC Pride 99 Elite Red (IN) (SC)||0||3||0||0||3||15||-10|
Team: Sander Adriani, Owen Allen, Charlie Clarke, Sam DeBoer, Quinn Fraser, Eric Gradilla, Tiernan Guinn, Charles Hall, Nicholas Jacobs, Luke Lusson, Adam McGahay, Brady McKay, Isaiah Nieves, Philip Panopoulos, Jack Richards, Tate Riordan, Nathan Rusk, Matt Vear & Christian Waldschmidt.
Coaches: Paul Murphy (Head Coach), Andrew Parry (Assistant Coach) & Chris Wright (Union DOC)