Marshall United wins KC Cup

Friday, May 11, 2018
RAYTOWN -- The Marshall United Soccer Club 11-and-under boys won all four matches to claim the Kansas City Cup during the tournament April 20-22 at Raytown. United took both of its pool matches -- 6-1 over the Spurs and 5-1 against the Raymore United Green Llamas -- before beating SLS United 07 in the semifinals, 2-1 on penalty kicks, and nipping FCKC Villareal, 2-1, for the championship. Celebrating United's title were (bottom row, from left) Oduver Alvarez, (second row) Christian Moreno, Adan Sanchez, Brian Garcia, Brandon Gutierrez, Carlos Fuentes, Nico Castaneda, (third row) Ivan Argueta, Dennis Alvarez, Jonathan Linares, Anthony Granado-Diaz, Juninho Zelaya, Yandel Morales, (top row) assistant coach Jorge Gutierrez, head coach Juan Rubio and assistant Jose Garcia. (Photo contributed by Gena Hill)

Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: