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Union Recreation Soccer Games Continues to Excite

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UNION, NJ - The Union Recreation Soccer season continued this past weekend all across Union’s many soccer fields with 400 kids playing at all levels ranging from 3 years old up to 14 years old (8th grade).  Union Soccer has 5 different programs for the kids in the Union community. 

The grassroots program (3 & 4 year olds) and the kindersoccer program (5 year olds) play and train with professional trainers through the partnership with Pure Soccer Aacademy.  The Peewees division is composed of some Kindergarten, but mostly 1st and 2nd graders split into boys and girls divisions.  The two other divisions Union Soccer has to offer at the recreation level are the boys and girls juniors and the boys and girls seniors.  Juniors is composed of 3rd and 4th graders while the seniors division sees 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders competing together in games in which standings are kept.  Throughout the course of the season, recaps, standings and pictures highlighting the recreation soccer season will be seen here.

Boys Juniors: 10/15

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USA 7 - Brazil 3

USA has rolled to a 5-0 start to the season knocking off Brazil 7-3, Goals for Brazil came from Alex Mariano, Matthew Pereira, and Gavin Diaz

Portugal - Italy - No score reported

Boys Juniors Standings

Team               W        L          T          Points              GF       GA

USA                 5          0          0          15                    32        8

Portugal          1          2          1          4                      6          11

Italy                 1          2          1          4                      7          14

Brazil               0          3          2          2                      9          22

Girls Juniors: 10/15

England – Brazil - No score reported

Girls Juniors Standings

Team               W        L          T          Points              GF       GA

England           3          0          1          10                    19        6

Brazil               0          3          1          1                      6          19

Boys Seniors: 10/15

England 4 Holland 1

England gets back on the winning track this week.  Goals came from paul Ribardo, Christian Allende, and James Mackey Jr., who scored two.  Michael Lazogue played in goal and had 5 saves.

Portugal – Brazil - score not reported

Germany – Italy - Score not reported

Boys Seniors Standings

Team               W        L          T          Points              GF       GA

England           4          0          1          13                    17        7

Portugal          2          0          2          8                      14        8

Brazil               1          1          1          4                      8          11

Germany         0          1          3          3                      8          11

Holland            0          3          2          2                      7          13

Italy                 0          2          1          1                      4          7

Girls Seniors: 10/15

USA  - Brazil – no score reported

Italy 5 - Portugal 1

Girls Seniors Standing:

Team               W        L          T          Points              GF       GA

USA                 2          0          2          8                      9          6

Italy                 2          1          2          8                      11        7

Portugal          1          3          0          3                      3          9

Brazil               0          1          2          2                      3          4

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