September 3, 2013 > Pumas take championship at Stanford Soccer Classic
Pumas take championship at Stanford Soccer Classic
Submitted By Silvia Ochoa and Franz Bruckner, Photo by Silvia Ochoa
The Newark Pumas, a U-9 boy's youth soccer team captured the Championship in the Stanford Classic soccer tournament held August 24-25.
The Pumas took an impressive lead in game one, Saturday morning, against Orchard Valley United that ended with a 4-1 win. The next game was very close 2-0 win against the South San Jose Titans.
In the Sunday morning match, the Pumas played outstanding defense and offense, to defeat Livermore Fusion 8-0
In the championship game, the team faced a very aggressive and fast team fielded by the Evergreen United Earthquakes, with the Pumas coming out on top 5-0 win.