Saturday, November 26, 2011
ODP Interregional summaries, Friday
By US Youth Soccer
BOCA RATON, Fla. – The annual US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Girls Thanksgiving Interregional completed play Friday with final-round matches for the 1996 and 1997 age groups.
Zoe Higgins' 65th goal lifted Region IV (West) to a 1-0 victory over Region II (Midwest) to complete a perfect run through the 1996 age group. Region IV also posted the best record among the 1997 age group teams, going 2-0-1 following a 3-2 win over Region II on Friday.
The following are match summaries and standings:
1996 Age Group
Region I 4, Region III 0
Goal scorers: Region I - Eliza Doll, Maryland (7th), Carissima Cutrona, New York (14th and 35th), Monica Flores, New Jersey (66th).
Region IV 1, Region II 0
Goal scorer: Region IV - Zoe Higgins, Oregon (65th).
Team, Record, Points, Goals For-Against
Region IV, 3-0-0, 9, 4-1
Region II, 2-1-0, 6, 5-3
Region I, 1-2-0, 3, 5-4
Region III, 0-3-0, 0, 2-8
1997 Age Group
Region I 1, Region III 0
Goal scorer: Region I - Keri Cavallo, New York (8th).
Region IV 3, Region II 2
Goal scorers: Region IV - Victoria Buda, California (6th), Kayla Braunthal, Hawaii (34th), Anika Rodriguez, California (46th). Region II - Katie Murray, Ohio (60th), Marisa Viggiano, Michigan (65th).
Standings Team, Record, Points, Goals For-Against
Region IV, 2-0-1, 7, 7-4
Region III, 1-1-1, 4, 3-3
Region II, 1-2-0, 3, 8-7
Region I, 1-2-0, 3, 4-8