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U-18 MNT Defeat Santos 1-0

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Feb. 6, 2007) - The U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team defeated Santos, 1-0, this afternoon at the 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament in Guadalajara, Mexico.

U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: USA vs. Santos
Competition: 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament
Location: San Raphel Stadium; Guadalajra, Mexico
Date: Feb. 6, 2007
Weather: Sunny, 75 degrees

Scoring Summary:
                      1   2    F
USA              0   1    1    
Santos         0   0    0

USA – Greg Eckhardt (Blair Gavin)                 50th minute

Lineups:
USA: 1-David Meves; Colin Givens, TJ Cyrus, Greg Eckhardt, Hunter Jumper; Danny Barrera, Bobby Warshaw, Demitrius Omphroy (Peri Marosevic, 47), Blair Gavin; Cesar Romero (Casey Townsend, 47), Evan Raynr (Jose Gonzalez, 47)
Subs not used: Warren Gross, Jalil Anibaba, Stephen McCarthy, Danny Rodriguez
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins

SAN: n/a

Statistical Summary:
                         USA     SAN
Shots                 7          13
Shots on goal  3            4
Saves                4            2
Fouls                 23          9
Corner Kicks    4            6
Offside               4            0

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Blair Gavin (caution)                             17th minute
SAN – n/a (caution)                                           19.
USA – Danny Barrera (sent off)                       42.
USA – Casey Townsend (caution)                  52.
SAN – n/a (sent off)                                            64.
SAN – n/a (caution)                                            67.

U.S. U-18 Men's National Team Drops Match, 1-0, to Saprissa

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Feb. 5, 2007) - After starting the day with a strong 2-0 win against Necaxa, the U.S. U-18 Men's National Team fell, 1-0, to Saprissa in the squad's second match of the day, and fourth of the tournament.

The young U.S. team held off the Saprissa attack in the first half, but were unable to overcome a goal in the 37th minute of the 70-minute match.

The USA will wrap up the tournament on Tuesday against Santos.

U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: USA vs. Saprissa
Competition: 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament
Location: Verde Valle Stadium; Guadalajra, Mexico
Date: Feb. 5, 2007
Weather: Cloudy, 65 degrees

Scoring Summary:  1   2   F
USA                             0   0   0
Saprissa                     0   1   1

SAP – n/a            37th minute.

Lineups:
USA: 1-David Meves (18-Warren Gross, 36); 3-TJ Cyrus (Cesar Romero, 46), 2-Jalil Anibaba, 6-Colin Givens, 4-Greg Eckhardt (9-Hunter Jumper, 36); 7-Jose Gonzalez (20-Bobby Warshaw, 36), Daniel Rodriguez, 12-Stephen McCarthy (Blair Gavin, 36), 8-Michael Stephen; 5-Peri Marosevic, Casey Townsend
Subs not used: Matt Kassel, Demitrius Omphroy, 15-Evan Raynr, 11-Danny Barrera
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins

SAP: n/a

Statistical Summary:  USA     SAP
Shots                                 8           11
Shots on goal                   5            4
Saves                                 3            5
Fouls                                  9            8
Corner Kicks                     5            3
Offside                                0            0

Misconduct Summary:
USA - Michael Stephens (caution)         16th minute
SAP – n/a (caution)                                    40.
SAP – n/a (caution)                                    47.
USA – Michael Stephens (caution)         55.
USA – Michael Stephens (sent off)         55.
SAP – n/a (sent off)                                     59.


U.S. Defeats Necaxa, 2-0, in Copa Chivas

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Feb. 5, 2007) - The U.S. Under-18 National Team defeated Mexican club Necaxa, 2-0, on Monday morning in the 2007 Copa Chivas tournament with goals on either side of halftime.

The U.S. U-18s came out strong, with Danny Barrera connecting with Matt Kassel for the USA's first goal in the 5th minute. Bobby Warshaw scored the second goal for the USA in the 36th minute of the 70-minute match.

The U.S. will take on Saprissa on Monday evening.

U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team vs. Necaxa
Competition: 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament
Location: Guadalajara, Mexico
Date: Feb. 5, 2007
Weather: Overcast, 65 degrees
**70-minute match**

Scoring Summary:   1   2   F
USA                              1   1   2
Necaxa                         0   0   0

USA – Matt Kassel (Danny Barrera)     5th minute.
USA – Bobby Warshaw                           36.

Lineups:
USA: 18-Warren Gross; 9-Hunter Jumper, 2-Jalil Anibaba, 15-Evan Raynr, 4-Greg Eckhardt; 11-Danny Barrera, Matt Kassel, 6-Blair Gavin, Daniel Rodriguez; Demitrius Omphroy (20-Bobby Warshaw, 36), Cesar Romero (Casey Townsend, 51 ; 5-Perica Marosevic, 57)
Subs not used: Stephen McCarthy, David Meves, TJ Cyrus, Michael Stephens, Colin Givens, Jose Gonzalez
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins

NEX: n/a
Head Coach: n/a

Statistical Summary:   USA   NEX
Shots                                  7        11
Shots on goal                   4         8
Saves                                 8         2
Fouls                                  8         9
Corner Kicks                     1         6
Offside                                4         1

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Danny Barrara (caution)     17th minute
USA – Cesar Romero (caution)    27.
USA – Matt Kassel (sent off)          28.
NEX – n/a (caution)                          32.
NEX – n/a (caution)                          49.


U-18 MNT Falls to Atlas 2-0 in Opening Match of Copa Chivas Tournament

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Feb. 3, 2007) - The U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team fell to Atlas, 2-0, in their opening match of the 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament in Guadalajara, Mexico.

The U.S. and Atlas were tied after the first half of the 70-minute match, but Atlas buried two goals in the second half to pull away for the victory.

The U.S. will next face Estudiantes de la Plata on Sunday, Feb. 4.

U-18 MNT Schedule – 2007 Copa Chivas
Date      Opponent
Feb. 3    Atlas
Feb. 4    Estudiantes de la Plata
Feb. 5    Necaxa (morning), Saprissa (evening)
Feb. 6    Santos

U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team vs. Atlas
Competition: 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament
Location: Guadalajara, Mexico
Date: Feb. 3, 2007
Weather: Rainy, 50 degrees
**70-minute match**

Scoring Summary:
1 2 F
USA 0 0 0
Atlas 0 2 2

ATL – n/a
ATL – n/a

Lineups:
USA: 18-Warren Gross; 4-Greg Eckhardt (Evan Raynr, 58), 2-Jalil Anibaba, 3-TJ Cyrus, 6-Colin Givens; 8-Michael Stephens, 20-Bobby Warshaw (Demitrius Omphroy, 48), 7-Jose Gonzalez, 12-Stephen McCarthy; 11-Danny Barrera (Casey Townsend, 48), 5-Peri Marosevic
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins

ATL: n/a
Head Coach: n/a

Statistical Summary:
USA ATL
Shots 6 8
Shots on goal 2 6
Saves 4 2
Fouls 15 13
Corner Kicks 7 3
Offside 3 4

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Stephen McCarthy (caution) 18th minute
USA – Greg Eckhardt (caution) 34.
ATL – n/a (caution) 35.
USA – Danny Barrera (caution) 41.

U.S. U-18 MNT Falls, 2-0, to Estudiantes de la Plata in Copa Chivas

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (February 4, 2007) - The U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team dropped their second match of the Copa Chivas in Guadalajara, Mexico, falling, 2-0, to Estudiantes de la Plata.

After a solid, and scoreless, first half, the U.S. squad was unable to hold off the Argentine attack in the second half, as Estudiantes scored in the 39th and 43rd minutes of the 70-minute match.

The U.S. team will next face Necaxa on Monday morning before taking on Saprissa on Monday evening.

U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team vs. Estudiantes de la Plata
Competition: 2007 Copa Chivas Tournament
Location: Guadalajara, Mexico
Date: Feb. 4, 2007
Weather: Overcast, 60 degrees
**70-minute match**

Scoring Summary:   1    2    F
USA                              0    0    0
Estudiantes                0    2    2

ESP – n/a            39th minute
ESP – n/a            43.

Lineups:
USA: 1-David Meves; 9-Hunter Jumper, 2-Jalil Anibaba, 3-TJ Cyrus (Daniel Rodriguez, 54), 6-Colin Givens; 8-Michael Stephens, 7-Jose Gonzalez, 5-Peri Marosevic (Cesar Romero, 51), 12-Stephen McCarthy (Blair Gavin, 51); 15-Evan Raynr (20-Bobby Warshaw, 36), Casey Townsend
Head Coach: Bob Jenkins

ESP: n/a
Head Coach: n/a

Statistical Summary: USA     ESP
Shots                                5           8
Shots on goal                  2          4
Saves                                2          2
Fouls                                13         7
Corner Kicks                    1          2
Offside                               1          1

Misconduct Summary:
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