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U18 Girls Win USA Weekend Cup and USA Cup!

By Ian Anderson, 07/19/22, 12:00PM EDT


U18 Girls are USA Cup Champions!

Congratulation to our U18 (2004) Girls for winning the Target USA Cup Weekend and Week Long events in Blaine, MN from July 8th to 16th !

The team swept their round robin bracket play matches in the weekend event with a 4-0 win vs the Jamestown Jaguars from North Dakota, a 4-0 win vs Firebirds FC from Illinois and a 4-1 win vs Tri City United from Fargo, ND.

The team carried their momentum through to the elimination rounds picking up a 2-1 victory vs Iowa in the quarterfinal and defeating the home town Tonka United squad from Minnesota by a score of 4-2 to advance to the final. 

The team squared off with the MC Legends squad from Minot, ND beating them by a score of 1-0 to claim the weekend championship. 

They followed up the impressive showing on the weekend to an equally stellar performance in the week long event earning a 5-0 win vs STMA United from St. Michael MN, a  4-1 result vs Fire FC from Twin Cities, MN concluding the round robin with a 5-1 victory vs MN Eclipse 03 from St. Paul, MN.

The team carried their stellar play into the elimination rounds picking up a 3-0 win vs Xolos Academy from Baxter, MN in the quarters followed up by an 8-1 win vs Twin Cities Rush in the semis before going on to claim the week long championship as well with a victory over MN Eclipse 05 by a score of 4-3.

Huge congratulations to our 2004 Girls as they were able to take home both the USA Cup Weekend and USA Cup championship titles this year outscoring their opponents by a score combined tally of 54-10. Amazing job Ladies!