Match Day #16’s featured games certainly didn’t disappoint for fans of goals, as 15 goals were scored in just three matches.
U17 GIRLS NPL 1
This U17 Girls NPL 1 Central Californian Derby proved a competitive one, with the Crossfire narrowly edging their counterparts via a 2-0 scoreline. Madilyn Hernandez started the scoring in just the 18th minute, converting a penalty after Kylie Lucero was taken down in the box. Sierra Levy then doubled the Clovis advantage just eight minutes later, heading home a corner kick from Maidson Cotta to seal the victory.
U15 BOYS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
A 2-0 win for Lamorinda over California Odyssey saw the Bay Area club move closer and closer to an NPL Champions League title in the Boys U15 division. Nickolas Geannacopulos did the damage for Lamorinda, scoring in both the 30th and 70th minutes to down the Odyssey.
U19 GIRLS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Davis Legacy 98
Athens 2, Mathews 2
Avery 3, Curtis 2, Root, Zuniga
In one of the wildest games of the year, PSV Union took an early lead over unbeaten Davis via a ninth minute goal from the hosts, before the Legacy scored six straight to take a commanding lead. The star for the Legacy was Elle Avery, who scored a hat trick, while Julia Curtis also scored a pair of goals and set up another in a match that solidified Davis’ spot at the top of the table.