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3rd Place Game #4
SASA Spirits 1984 (IL) 2 vs Pipeline (MD) 1
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (July 11, 2019) – The 2019 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, presented by Chipotle, kicked off Thursday at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The four-day event features 48 US Youth Soccer Boys and Girls teams in the 13U through 18U age groups that have earned their way to the National Presidents Cup via success in their respective US Youth Soccer Regional Presidents Cup events.
The quality of competition was on display as 17 of 24 games on the first day of play were either ties or finished with teams within two goals of each other.
The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup offers teams the challenge of experiencing different types of play by competing from state to regional to national levels. The Presidents Cup provides teams with a progressive, competitive experience that highlights competition, camaraderie and community.
The US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup will continue preliminary games through Saturday, July 13. Championship and third place matches will take place on Sunday, July 14.
For more information on the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup, visit www.usyouthsoccer.org/presidents-cup.
A few highlights from Thursday's matches:
Each of today’s 13U Boys games ended in a, 1-0, draw. SASA Spirits 2006 Blue 1 (IL) defeated Pipeline SC 2006 (MD) with the game’s lone goal coming from Grant Selke in the 64th minute. Miners FC 06 (TX-S) also earned itself a clean-sheet in its, 1-0, victory over Las Vegas Pros Futbol 06 (NV). Bryan Salas played hero for the South Texas side, scoring the game winner in the 14th minute. Miner’s defense held strong through the final whistle to help it earn three points.