Sandy, UT (6/14/17)
It was a solid first day showing for the Utah based teams at Regional Presidents Cup with 10 teams picking up points, beating teams from Alaska, Arizona, Cal North, Colorado, Idaho, and Nevada.
Provo Athletic Club had a tough first game against a good Cal North team and lost 4-1.
Both Fire FC Blue Liverpool IA-UT and Gremio FC lost by scorelines of 3-1 and 3-0 to teams from Oregon and Idaho respectively.
VKCOBRAS had the unenviable task of playing a team named Barcelona, and while not having the firepower of Messi, the Nevada based team still packed a punch winning 5-1.
Liverpool FC 01B SG and Scls CV Aztecas are tied at the top of their respective groups, Liverpool playing a fascinating back and forth game with Alaska before winning 3-2. Scls CV Aztecas drew 1-1 with a team from Washington.
Gremio had a tough matchup against Cal South but played well before finally losing by a score of 2-0.
Just like with the boys 16U, both Utah teams sit tied at the top of their groups, with Rampage Black tying Blitzz from Montana, 1-1, and Blue Knights beating Challenge from Arizona 2-0.
La Roca TJ ran into the buzzsaw that is Cal South and lost 7-0 while Wasatch Elite SC won 3-1 over an Idaho team.
In Utah's best age group of the day both teams won. La Roca Premier KP beat Heat FC from Nevada 1-0. Impact beat a Cal North team 2-0.
Utah Surf Davis lost to a Colorado team 4-2, but L30 Crush beat an Arizona team 5-0 to turn the age group around.
In our other group that went 2 for 2 on the day Celtic FC beat Cal North 2-1 and Rampage Black beat Colorado 3-1
To see the full results and schedule, click HERE