RECAP: Day 4 at the U-17 Cup in Fredericton, New Brunswick
Posted on 7 October 2017 in ↳ U-17 Cup
Day four of Canada Soccer's Toyota National Championships U-17 Cup in Fredericton, New Brunswick, saw the girls' Teck Finals Day Gold Medal Match secured. Quebec's CS Lakeshore will play Ontario's Burlington Bayhawks for the U-17 Cup on Monday after they posted wins over Winnipeg Bonivital and Fredericton DSA, respectively. Winnipeg and BC's Coquitlam Metro-Ford control their own fate, and will meet in the bronze medal game if they both post wins tomorrow.
On the boys' side, Winnipeg Bonivital will meet Quebec's CS Mistral in the Teck Finals Day Gold Medal Match after Winnipeg beat St. John's 5:0 today. BC's Coquitlam Metro-Ford secured a berth in the bronze medal match with a 2:0 win over PEI's Winsloe-Charlottetown. They'll meet the winner of tomorrow's match between Ontario's North Mississauga and Halifax City out of Nova Scotia.
U-17 CUP BOYS
Group A – Calgary Northside Hurricanes (AB) 0:4 (ON) North Mississauga SC
Calgary fought hard but came up empty-handed as a late surge from North Mississauga clinched a 4:0 win for the Ontario squad. Dylan Avila's pair of goals plants him firmly at the top of the scoring race with seven so far. Jack Malleret and Donart Bequiri pitched in with a goal apiece.
Group A – Halifax City SC (NS) 9:1 (SK) Saskatoon North
Halifax posted their first win of the U-17 Cup with a 9:1 win over Saskatoon. Edmund Adza had three goals for Halifax, Carson Ripoll added two of his own, and Brandan Richards, Ayoub Al Arabi, Isaac MacDonald and Aidan McFarland had one each. Saskatoon goal by Liam Collins.
Group B – Winnipeg Bonivital SC (MB) 5:0 (NL) Feildians AA St. John's
Winnipeg secured a spot in the Teck Finals Day Gold Medal Match with a 5:0 win over St. John's. Rooman Chaudhry, Joseph Owitkoti, Rinor Hoxha, Mohammed Albu Mohammed and Ilyich Gharahmadani had the goals for Winnipeg.
Group B – Winsloe-Charlottetown Royals FC (PE) 2:2 (NB) Fundy SC
Winsloe-Charlottetown and Fundy were both looking for their first win of the U-17 Cup, but it was not to be as the match ended in a 2:2 tie. Tegan Misener had both goals for Winsloe-Charlottetown. Scoring for Fundy were Ethan Kenel and Jon Alex Vos.
U-17 CUP GIRLS
Group A – CS Lakeshore (QC) 1:0 (MB) Winnipeg Bonivital SC
Lakeshore punched their ticket to the U-17 gold medal match with a win over Winnipeg. Jessica De Filippo scored for Lakeshore around the 54th minute, handing Winnipeg their first loss of the U-17 Cup.
Group A – Saskatoon Sask Selects (SK) 1:4 (NL) St. John's SC
St. John's found their first win of the U-17 Cup. Regan Mahoney opened scoring for St. John's two minutes into the first half, and a hat trick from Alex Murphy secured the 4:1 victory. Saskatoon's sole goal came from Grace McCorriston.
Group B – Burlington YSC Bayhawks (ON) 5:0 (NB) Fredericton DSA
Burlington is going to the gold medal match after posting their fourth win of the U-17 Cup, besting Fredericton 5:0. Abbigayle Morrell had another pair of goals, her fifth and sixth of the championship. Burlington's remaining goals came from Danica Ceolaro, Brianna Mascia and Mairin Boyle.
Group B – Suburban FC (NS) 6:0 (PE) RC United
Suburban and RC United were both hungry for a first win as they took to the pitch today, but it would be Suburban who would come out on top, taking a commanding 5:0 lead in the first half. A sixth goal in the second half secured the win. Goals by Grace Longley, Sydney Kennedy, Bailey Hatcher, Olivia Crowe, Olyvia Serroul and Nathalie Lane.
2017 Toyota National Championships
Canada Soccer’s Toyota National Championships run 4-9 October 2017 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Calgary, Alberta, and Surrey, British Columbia. At all age levels, the Toyota National Championships provide a meaningful soccer experience for host cities and participating teams, as well as the players, coaches, support staff, officials, and volunteers