November 13, 2012 > TOPS are tops at Halloween Kick or Treat
TOPS are tops at Halloween Kick or Treat
Submitted By Cindy Beck
UC Premier TOPS U11Girlstook first place in the 14th Annual Halloween Kick or Treat Classic, October 27-28.They remain the Champions for 2011 and 2012. All teams came in unique costumes; the TOPS came dressed as the "TOPS NERDS" with custom-made t-shirts, suspenders and pocket protectors topped off with a stunning red bow tie! Each had on nerdy socks with coke bottle nerd glasses. This was a fun tournament, but the TOPS came to play some soccer!
With their game faces on, TOPS faced the Manteca Rangers United. The TOPS didn't give up any goals and defeated the Rangers 7-0. Competition was just getting started as rivals Mustang Blast would present a big challenge. In a nail biting match, the TOPS came out ahead, 2-1. Now one game away from playing in the Championship, Diablo FC would prove to be a fierce team ready to face the TOPS! The match was intense and had fans on the edge of their seats. TOPS came out ahead, winning 3-1.
The Championship game pit TOPS against FCA Lightening. The TOPS were determined to defend their title. Superb defense never gave FCA Lightening a chance at making a goal; TOPS offense scored seven goals. Excellent teamwork and ball skills brought TOPS the first place trophy with a final score of 7-0.
A well deserved win aided by the efforts of Coach Rob Hernandez, Trainers Jorge Cisneros and Paola Cisneros. The win took the determination and great teamwork of Natalia Bartolome, Alex Carpio, Allison Chang, Samantha Conlon, Kyanna Cruz, Andrea Dan, Anmol Gill, Jordan Hong, Chloe Lujan, Jessica McNair, and Minah Yang.
Congratulations UC Premier TOPS!