Congratulations U9 Lady Revs-Finalist 2012 Nike Cup

The U9 Lady Revolution attended the Norcross Nike Cup. Placed in the top bracket, the girls were scheduled to play Athens United, #11 Tophat & #12 Norcross. The girls got off to a flying start beating Athens United 8-1 and won a tough match against Tophat 3-2. Sunday the girls had a third match against #12 Norcross. They continued Saturday’s success earning a 3-2 win and a spot in the finals. Awaiting the Lady Revolution in the finals was the #1 ranked UFA Brazil. UFA had cruised through their side of the bracket scoring 40+ goals, conceding only two goals. In the finals the U9 Lady Revolution played valiantly, placing 2nd in a 2-1 loss to UFA Brazil. Coach Turner said after the final, "I am extremely proud of how the girls competed today. UFA was a great team, and our girls met the challenge with intensity, grit and heart. This was a great way to end our Fall season!" The Lady Revs finished the tournament with 15 goals scored - conceding only 7.

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