The PDA South ’02 National Premier League 16-U girls soccer team have just won the US Club Soccer Girls NPL National Championship, which took place in Aurora, Colorado, July 12-16. They swept the tournament in just five days.
Eighty-eight teams traveled from around the country and competed at the NPL Finals: with 12 teams making it into the final day of competition.
One of the most prestigious soccer championships in the country, PDA South (Northeast NPL Girls Conference) remained undefeated, scoring 23 goals and only allowing three goals throughout the event. The team racked up an impressive line up of win, scored up just three times.
- Beat Real CO Edge Select 7-0 (July 12)
- Beat Northern Steel Storm 5-1 (July 13)
- Beat Weston FC 12-2 (July 14)
- Beat FCUSA MA 3-0 (Semifinal, July 15)
- Beat GPS MA 5-0 in the final (July 16)
For a complete listing of wins and standings click here . The follwing is the 16-U roster.
|Angelini, Nicole||Midfield/Forward||The Hun School|
|Brocious, Sara||Midfield||Eastern RHS|
|Corbett, Sydney||Defender||Paul VI HS|
|Dalfonso, McKenna||Goalie||Clearview RHS|
|Farnham, Sydney||Defender||Haddon Township HS|
|Hurren, Grace||Midfield/Defender||Moorestown HS|
|Kornafel, Alexandra||Defender||Shawnee HS|
|McCready, Madison||Forward/Midfield||Shawnee HS|
|Norris, Jacqueline||Forward||Clearview RHS|
|Patton, Sarah||Defender||Moorestown HS|
|Pesce, Isabella||Defender||Notre Dame HS|
|Pizzaro, Celeste||Defender||St. Huberts HS|
|Tiernan, Riley||Forward||Eastern RHS|
|Wilbekaitis, Julia||Goalie||Springside Chestnut Hill Academy|
|Johnston, Kaylin||Forward||Shawnee HS|
|Simmer, Faith||Midfield||Ocean City HS|
|Jones, Alexandra||Forward||Council Rock HS|
|Jones, Samantha||Midfield||Council Rock HS|
|Verrecchia, Sophia||Midfield/Forward||Bishop Eustace Prep|