RECAP: DAY 2 at the U-15 Cup in Calgary
Posted on 5 October 2017 in ↳ U-15 Cup
Day two of the Canada Soccer Toyota National Championships U-15 Cup in Calgary saw Quebec teams remain undefeated on both sides of the draw while hometown Foothills SC secured full points from their group stage games. Saskatchewan turned in a dominant performance against Yukon as Saturday’s seeding phase begins to take shape.
U-15 CUP BOYS
Group A - Saskatoon South (SK) 1:1 (PE) Winsloe-Charlottetown Royals FC
Tight match between Saskatoon and Winsloe-Charlottetown. Saskatoon’s Brett Owens scored in the 65’ but Winsloe-Charlottetown tied things up shortly after in the 67 through Reid Peardon.
Group B - Halifax City SC (NS) 5:1 (YU) Whitehorse Yukon Selects FC
Halifax took an early lead with two goals in the first 10 minutes through Riley Workman and Mykeo Parker-Christmas. Christmas would finish off his hattrick in the first half make it 4-0. Abdalaleem Alfitori added a PK while Whitehorse’s Tony Kim’s late goal took the clean sheet away from the Nova Scotians.
Group C - St. John’s SC (NL) 0:4 (QC) CS Longueuil
A very technical and fluid attacking Quebec team got their second win of the tournment against an organized and compact squad from Newfoundland. Sami McDuff, JÉRÉMIE Omeonga Nkoy, Komi Paul Amoussou, and Gabriel Muboyayi scored for Longueuil.
Group D - Fundy SC (NB) 0:3 (AB) Calgary Foothills SC
Alberta dominated possession against a well organized, very disciplined New Brunswick team but waited until the final minutes of the game to score a pair. Owen Antoniuk and Charles Nana scored for the hometown Foothills SC. Nathanael Ariza earned the clean sheet.
U-15 CUP GIRLS
Group A – Suburban FC (NS) 2:1 (PE) Winsloe-Charlottetown Royals FC
An even, high tempo match that Suburban took three points from with a second half goal. MacKenzie Walsh and Claire Langille scored for Nova Scotia while Emma Langley scored for PEI.
Group B - Moncton Codiac First Touch (NB) 0:5 (QC) CS Monteuil Laval
Monteuil take three points from New Brunswick. Alexi Richer (2), Jeanne Larivée, Audrey Chelsie Francois, and Sofia Zuniga score for Quebec.
Group C - FC Regina (SK) 8:0 (YU) Whitehorse Yukon Selects FC
A very dominant performance from Regina against a gutsy Whitehorse team. Regina were up 3-0 within the first twenty minutes from the help of 2 excellent set pieces. Katie Chun (2), Miranda Baker, Alyssa Dawn Wood, Emily Yamaguchi Kuan, Rosaura Ochoa-Pryce, and Mariaclara Perez scored for Saskatchewan. Allyson Ford earned the clean sheet.
Group D – Winnipeg FC Northwest (MB) 4:0 (NT) Northwest Territories
Winnipeg makes their first appearance of the U-15 Cup and take a 4:0 win over the Northwest Territories.
2017 Toyota National Championships
Canada Soccer's Toyota National Championships run 4-9 October 2017 in Surrey, British Columbia, Fredericton, New Brunswick, and Calgary, Alberta. At all age levels, the National Championships provide a meaningful soccer experience for host cities and participating teams, as well as the player, coaches, support staff, officials, and volunteers.