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U-15 BNT White Tops Irvine Strikers, 1-0, in Back-and-Forth Battle

BRADENTON, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2007) – The U.S. Under-15 Boy’s National Team White topped the Irvine Strikers, 1-0, behind a 30th minute goal from Jamie Rogers.

Henry Rios played in a long cross from the left side that swung into the box, and Rogers was there to put the ball in the net. The U.S. held onto the lead in the back and forth battle.

The U-15 Blue squad takes on Arsenal Thursday afternoon, while the White selection will face FC Portland on Thursday.

U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team Match Report

Participants: USA U15 MNT vs. Irvine Strikers
Competition: Friendly
Location: Bradenton, Fla.
Date: December 6, 2007
Weather: Hot & Sunny

Scoring Summary:
         1 2 Final
USA 1 0 0
URU 0 0 0

USA – James Rogers (Henry Rios) 30th minute

USA: 24-William Whiddon, 28-Luis Gil, 11-Cole Iverson, 26-Jordan McCrary, 20-Jon Paul Medina, 12-McAmos Paye, 35-James Petruccelli, 25-Henry Rios, 8-William Trapp, 2-Zachary Wenger, 4-Matt Wiltse

Subs Not Used:

Head Coach: Jim Barlow

URU: 1-Jiro Maestu, 4-Gavin Lammin, 5-Gregory Cruz, 6-Aaron Kasser, 9-Alec Sundly, 10-Jose Tamayo, 11-Joseph Sofia, 14-Christian Celis, 15-Cory Wolfrom, 19-Ernesto More, 20-Patrick Matchett

Subs Not Used:

Head Coach: Diego Aguirre

Statistical Summary:

USA Irvine
Shots 11 / 11
Saves 6 / 5
Fouls 10 / 5
Corner Kicks 3 / 6
Offside 0 / 2

Misconduct Summary:
Irvine – Cory Wolfram (caution) 55th minute
USA – Keegan Smith (caution) 74.
USA – Djeli Kouyate (caution) 77.