Three Championships for Coast at DSC Invitational
Dateline Sumday March 23, 2014
Three Coast teams returned to the Beach with championship trophies in hand from the DSC Ray Thompsett Invitational in Rock Hill South Carolina over the weekend. Coast captured top honors in the U14 girls, U14 boys and U13 boys divisions at the beautiful Manchester Meadows Complex.
Coach Joel Barber's U12 boys punched well above their weight to capture the third division U13 crown.This represents the first championship for the Coast 01 Red (Click for Image) squad and it came virtue of four consecutive wins against older teams. " These boys only allowed one goal over four matches and won two very tight games during the weekend. I am so pleased with their progress and the result this weekend. These kids deserve this championship trophy " said Coach Joel Barber.
The Coast 99 Red (Click for Image) duplicated the Coast 01 Red result by also allowing only one goal over four matches. Coach Joel Banta's team had to beat a very strong FC Dallas side from Tennessee twice to take top honors. " It is always nice to play on terrific fields and meet top teams at the DSC events. My team played very well the entire weekend " said Coast DOC Joel Banta.
The third championship of the weekend came from the U14 Coast 99G Crush (Click for Image) girls coached by Pat Piscitelli. The girls posted four consecutive victories including a one sided outcome in the finals. " I am in hopes that this weekend's results will give us momentum as we head into the second half of our season. This has been a very dedicated group of girls that worked very hard for this championship " added Coach Piscitelli.