December 4, 2012 > Newark Soccer Club Elite finds success at state championship
Newark Soccer Club Elite finds success at state championship
Submitted By Franz Bruckner
Three teams from Newark Soccer Club Elite won the State Championship for their Division in November, while a fourth team made it to the semi-final match.
The U-9 Newark Impact girls defeated the Mustang Attack in the final by the score of 2-1. Impact defeated Diablo FC in the quarter-final by the score of 2-0, and the SSA Dragons in the semi-final by the score of 5-0. Impact scored a total of 9 goals in their three games, while only conceding one goal.
The U-9 Newark Strikers girls also won their State Cup Championship by defeating the Mustang Firestorm by the score of 2-1. United defeated Tri-Valley Spirit by the score of 6-0 in the quarter-final, and the SRU Tornado by the score of 1-0 in the semi-final.
The U-10 Cruz Azul boys team also won the State Cup in their division, by defeating the ACC Mavericks 3-1 and 49er United Green 1-0, despite losing to Davis Legacy 0-2. Even with the loss to Davis, Newark finished on top of the group to take the championship.
The U-10 Newark United girls also did well, defeating the Cal Blues Fusion by the score of 2-1 in the quarter-finals before falling to Argentina by the score of 1-2 in a well-played semi-final.
All four teams played extremely well, and are to be congratulated for representing their club, Newark Soccer Club Elite, so well. Way to go Impact, Strikers, Cruz Azul, and United!