BRADENTON, Fla. (March 7, 2007) - The U.S. Under-17 '90 Men's National Team defeated the U-18 MNT, 1-0, this afternoon at IMG Academies in Bradenton, Fla.
Alex Dixon scored the winning goal for the U-17s in the 55th minute.
U.S. Under-17 ‘90 Men’s National Team Game Report
Participants: USAU18 MNT vs. U17MNT
Location: Bradenton, Fla.
Date: March 7, 2007
Weather: 72 degrees
1 2 F
U17 0 1 1
U18 0 0 0
U17 – Alex Dixon (Dominguez) 55th minute
USA: 18-Zac MacMath; 33-Tre Perry; 21-Chris Klute (5-Matt Uy, 82); 28-Brice Carr; 23-Christian Ibeagha (Brandon Zimmerman, 71); 12-Kirk Urso; 36-Nick Millington; 10-Bryan Dominguez; 22-Eder Arreola (20-Alex Dixon, 24); 11-Abdusalam Ibrahim; 32-Billy Schuler
Head Coach: John Hackworth
U18: Kevin Klasila; Hunter Jumper (Ian Kalis, 75); TJ Cyrus; Shawn Berry (Jalil Anibaba, 72); Mark Wysolki; Andrew Duran; William Velasquez (Jimmy Simpson, 70); Danny Cruz (Andrew Wiedeman, 35); Mike Green (Ricky Character, 61); Chris Agorsor (Casey McCool, 70); Brian Ownby
Subs not used: Alen Acevedo; Jose Batista; Sean Flatley; Andrew Giallombardo; Warren Gross; Jamel Johnson; Matt Kassel; Diego Mayanga; Joe Parsons;
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins
Shots 9 3
Shots on goal 5 1
Saves 0 4
Fouls 9 7
Corner Kicks 1 0
Offside 3 2
U18 – Danny Cruz Caution 26th minute
U18 – Jimmy Simpson Caution 86.
CHICAGO (March 4, 2007) - The U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team kicked off a weeklong camp on Sunday (March 4) at IMG Academies in Bradenton, Fla. The camp is the third domestic camp for the U-18s this year, and the fourth camp overall.
Head coach Bob Jenkins invited in 26 players into camp. The U-18s will play three games against the University of Virginia, the University of Connecticut and the U-17 ’90 MNT.
The U-18s recently competed in the 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament in Guadalajara, Mexico, earning a 2-3-0 record while playing all five games in a four-day span.
U-18 MNT Schedule
March 5 UVA
March 7 U-17 MNT
March 10 UConn
U-18 MNT Roster
GOALKEEPERS (3): Warren Gross (Greenfield Center, N.Y.), Kevin Klasila (Los Angeles, Calif.), Joe Parsons (Springfield, Mass.)
DEFENDERS (10): Shawn Barry (Miramar, Fla.), Danny Cruz (Glendale, Ariz.), TJ Cyrus (Virginia Beach, Va.), Sean Flatly (Virginia Beach, Va.), Jamel Johnson (Miramar, Fla.), Hunter Jumper (Plano, Texas), Matt Kassel (Bridgewater, N.J.), Jimmy Simpson (Warrenton, Va.), Andrew Wiedeman (San Ramon, Calif.), Mark Wysocki (Waldorf, Md.)
MIDFIELDERS (10): Alen Acevedo (Amherst, N.Y.), Jalil Anibaba (Sacramento, Calif.), Jose Batista (Rego Park, N.Y.), Andrew Duran (Mokena, Ill.), Andrew Giallombardo (Newark, N.J.), Mike Green (Strongsville, Ohio), Ian Kalis (Plano, Texas), Diego Mayanga (Corona, N.Y.), Casey McCool (Bend, Ore.), William Velasquez (Sun Valley, Calif.)
FORWARDS (3): Chris Agorsor (Severn, Md.), Ricky Character (Memphis, Tenn.), Brian Ownby (Glen Allen, Va.)