Week Four: Performers of the Week for Oct. 2-3
U-15/16 Performer of the Week: Ben Spencer
Club: Real Salt Lake AZ
Birth Year: 1995
Spencer helped lift his team to a victory by scoring four goals in the 7-3 win against Chivas USA. The former U-15 U.S. National Team pool player made an impact in the clubs’ opening Academy weekend and rebound from a loss against the LA Galaxy on Saturday.
The team closes October with divisional matches and then will see action again in the Winter Showcase.
U-17/18 Performer of the Week: Xavier Silva
Club: Weston FC
Birth Year: 1993
Forward Xavier Silva scored three goals in the 5-0 route over the Richmond Strikers. He currently has a team-leading six goals from four games this season. The team has tallied 18 goals this season, earning then second in the division for goals scored. Silva, a returner from last season, hopes to help his team continue their winning ways and build on their current 3-0-1 record. Weston FC continues with divisional play next weekend.