BRADENTON, Fla. (April 1, 2006) - Behind two goals from Peri Marosevic, the U.S. Under-17 ’89 Men’s National Team defeated the University of New Mexico, 2-1, on April 1 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
The U.S. took the lead in the 22nd minute when Marosevic finished a pass from Kyle Davies, but the Lobos struck back with the equalizer in the 61st minute. Just three minute later though, Marosevic drove home the game-winner when he buried a pass from Jeremy Hall.
The U-17 ‘89s will host the University of North Carolina for their next match in Bradenton, on April 14.
U.S. Under-17 '89 Men's National Team Match Report
Participants: U.S. Under-17 ‘89s Men’s National Team vs. University of New Mexico
Location: Bradenton, Fla.
Date: April 1, 2006
Weather: Warm, 70 degrees
1st 2nd Final
USA 1 1 2
UNM 0 1 3
USA – Peri Marosevic (Kyle Davies) 22nd minute
UNM – n/a 61.
USA – Peri Marosevic (Jeremy Hall) 64.
USA: 40-Larry Jackson; 15-Daniel Kelly, 16-Kyle Davies, 3-Greg Eckhardt, 6-Anthony Wallace; 35-Abdus Ibrahim, 41-Bryan Arguez, 11-Edgar Barajas (36-Dersu Albolfathi, 87); 31-Alex Dixon, 17-Jeremy Hall, 10-Peri Marosevic.
Shots 11 4
Saves 1 5
Fouls 8 14
Corner Kicks 3 1
Offside 4 1
USA – Abdus Ibrahim (caution) 41st minute
UNM – n/a (caution) 44.
UNM – n/a (caution) 65.
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