The RSL State Cup’s semifinal matches are all set after this afternoon’s U14 and U15 action concluded quarterfinal play at Lakeside Sports Complex. Today’s ‘33 goals scored’ just about equaled the scoring display of yesterday’s 39 goal outburst, making for another exciting round of play.
The U14 division will feature some fresh names as returning state champion 00 Rangers FC Premier were was upset by La Roca Premier AO 1-0 opening the door for a new champion. The semifinal will feature a La Roca vs. La Roca matchup as La Roca CS knocked off Utah FC 00 Premier 5-1.
The other side of the U14 bracket will feature Forza FC 00 NPL DN who triumphed over Sparta 00 Premier DM 5-1. Forza will take on USA Red 00 DC who pitched the second upset of the bracket by defeating last year’s finalist Inter FC 00 Premier 1-0 in a fascinating match.
The U15 semifinal will feature returning state champion USA Red 99 SA who beat 99 Rangers FC Premier 6-0. USA will face Utah Surf 99 West who picked up a victory over Forza FC 99 NPL RP 3-1.
The other side of the U15 bracket will feature La Roca Premier TJ who knocked off club rival La Roca Premier CS 4-0. La Roca TJ will face Inter FC 99 Premier who racked up 4 goals to beat Utah Surf 99 East 4-1.
Thursday nights U14-U17 semifinal matches will kick at 4:30pm in Orem, UT. The U18 Semifinal will be Friday afternoon also in Orem.
Teams per club represented in 2014 RSL State Cup Semifinal:
La Roca FC – 6
USA – 3
Sparta United – 2
Forza – 2
Inter FC – 1
Utah FC – 1
Utah Surf FC– 1
HC Storm SC – 1
Wasatch SC – 1
Joga FC – 1
Razzia FC – 1
View scores and standing at www.utahyouthsoccer.net