Angking and Sargent helped grant Gold Cup the victory
Rounding out the first day of the Under-15 Boy’s National Team Festival, Gold Cup defeats Olympic. In the 18th minute, Isaac Angking struck the ball past the goalie to lead Gold Cup. Just 10 minutes later, Misa Becerra equalized with a goal to tie the game going into halftime.
The tied score was finally disrupted in the 67th minute by Josh Sargent taking a one touch to send the ball into the net, giving Gold Cup the lead until the final whistle. Coming down to the friendly penalty kick shootout, Olympic takes the 9-8 win.
-- U.S. U-15 Boy’s National Team Match Report --
Match: U.S. U15 BNT Gold Cup v. U.S. U15 BNT Olympic
Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Competition: U.S. U-15 Boys National Team Festival
Venue: U-17 National Team Field 1
Weather: Mid to High 80’s with slight breeze
Scoring Summary: 1 2 F
Gold Cup 1 1 2
Olympic 1 0 1
Gold Cup 42 – Isaac Angking (Assist – George Acosta) 18th minute
Olympic 68 – Misa Becerra (unassisted) 28th minute
Gold Cup 40 – Joshua Sargent (Assist – George Acosta) 68rd minute
Gold Cup: GK-Mason Finnell, 13–Bryan Perez, 19-Michael Edwards (16-Allen Seals, 60th), 41-Ian Murphy, 21-Tristan Weber (63-Patrick Ajdukiewicz, 51st), 66-Issa Rayyan (64-Jack Valderrabano, 36th), 42-Isaac Angking, 70-Carlos Anguiano Diaz(39-Jesus Sahagun Garcia, 51st), 60-George Acosta, 69-Andrew Carleton, 40-Joshua Sargent
Subs not used: GK-Alex Budnik
Not dressed: none
Head Coach: Brian Johnson
Olympic: GK-Justin Garces, 11-Ben Huynh, 23-Ethan Sawdon, 38-Rayshaun McGann, 22-Chandler Vaughn, 57-Zico Bailey, 4-Brenden Aaronson (10-Alejandro Pereira, 36th), 45-Chris Durkin (17-Carlo Ritaccio, 36th), 24-Blaine Ferri, 65-Will Sands (15-Mason Visconti, 58th), 68-Misa Becerra
Subs not used: none
Not dressed: none
Head Coach: Jay Miller
Stats Summary: Gold Cup / Olympic
Shots: 15 / 8
Shots on Goal: 11 / 5
Saves: 4 / 9
Corner Kicks: 4 / 3
Fouls: 7 / 6
Offside: 1 / 0
Head – Elvis Osmanorik
Assistant No. 1 – Santiago Lorenzo
Assistant No. 2 – Hassan Belmmahiu
Gold Cup (18th) – Isaac Angking received the ball on the left side of the box from George Acosta, dribbled past two players and finished top corner on the near post.
Olympic (28th) – Misa Becerra picked up a lose ball just outside the center of the box, took a few dribbles and finished into the bottom right hand corner.
Gold Cup (67th) – George Acosta picked the ball in the final third of the field and played a through ball to Josh Sargent who took a touch and slotted the ball into the bottom right corner.
Friendly PK Shootout:
Olympic wins 9-8 on a friendly PK Shootout