SCA97G FINISHES in 1st PLACE at RAGE TOURNAMENT
SCA97G competed at the Pleasanton Rage College Showcase July 18-20 finishing in 1st place in the U19 Super Group. The Team played Anaheim Surf (CAS), CZ Elite Zein (CAS), LA Galaxy South Bay (CAS) and Ajax East Bay (CAN) finishing with 2-1-1 with a total of 9 goals scored and 4 goals against. This tournament gives about 2,000 girls from all along the west coast (as well as Alaska to Hawaii) a chance to be seen by up to 100 attending college coaches. The level of competition for this event is among the strongest anywhere in the United States.
SONOMA COUNTY ALLIANCE 99G BLACK TEAM PLAYS IN BACK TO BACK COLLEGE SHOWCASES
The SCA 99 Girls Black Soccer Team played nine college showcase games between July 11th and July 20th. SCA finished second in the Championship Bracket at the Davis Legacy College Showcase played July 11-13th. In their first game, the girls beat San Ramon Azuri 4-1. Jennifer Massie scored first for the 99G Black with an assist from Amy Ferrick. Ferrick scored the second goal on an assist from Lauren Miller. Massie scored the third goal and Jules Rossini scored the fourth goal with an assist from Ferrick. In their second game, SCA tied La Roca FC from Utah 2-2 in a hard fought match.
The innagural North/South All Star game ending with the South wining in PK's. SCA players for the South were Rebecca Dodele, Mckenzie Maher and Amandan Miller. SCA player Sierra Overton played for the North. Congratulations ladies!
SCA 97 Girls competed at Las Vegas Players Showcase March 21-23 finishing in 1st place in the U17 Flamingo Hilton Group.
The Team played Legends and Eclipse from So. California, Hulls Hawaii and Seattle United finishing the Tournament with 3-1-0. Coach Vinnie Cortezzo said "The Team performed very well all weekend. I was very pleased with our build up play and finishing". "The 97g team scored 12 goals over four games while allowing only 4, and finishing in first place of our group"
Contact our coaching directors Vinnie Cortezzodocsouth@scasoccer.com for Petaluma teams or Chris Dalydocnorth@scasoccer.com for Windsor teams at any time to arrange for a free training session with the SCA team in your age group.
Sonoma County Alliance is committed to being the best club in Northern California at developing players and teams to maximize their full potential, while emphasizing the qualities of teamwork and sportsmanship. SCA is entering its 13th season and is one of the most progressive player development oriented clubs in the U.S. The SCA Coaching staff is educated in the SCA Philosophy and mentored by World Class Youth Educators in the latest Youth Development techniques from Europe.
The SCAN 00G team recently completed NorCal’s Winter Session, mustering up a respectable 6-0-2 record and they are now ready to move into the final third of their season as they will finish up with State Cup and NPL’s Spring season.
In State Cup news, the team had already qualified for the State/Premier Division featuring the top 32 teams in Northern CA. And then over the weekend of March 2, SCA, seeded by NorCal as the #23 team, upset #10 seeded San Juan Spirits 3-2 to advance to the top 16 State Group. Their next State Cup match will take place March 30th at a yet to be determined team and location.
Congratulations to SCA 97 South player Rebecca Dodele for signing her letter of intent with University of Pacific!
Rebecca verbally committed to UOP in November of 2013 to a partial athletic scholarship that can cover up to 70% of her 4 year tuition. Rebecca chose UOP over schools like Fresno State, UC Davis, SSU, and Chico State. She liked the campus, educational reputation, the coaching staff, and that they play in the WCC. The WCC is considered on of the toughest division 1 leagues in womens college soccer.
Congratulations to the SCA 03GN Black and coach Jordan for earning the U11 Girls NorCal State Cup Championship in the Diamond 2 Division on January 26, in Turlock Ca. From the Quarter Finals to the Champion ship match the girls displayed tremendous team work and resolve to bring the State Cup home. Well done Monica Alvarado, Sophia Anderson, Taylor Brogden, Bailey Campanella, Isabela Chavez, Sara Norris, Avery Pittman, Sydney Tyler, Jordyn Van Camp and Arianna Wick.
Tee Mateo and Mariah Meuse (95 Girls) play midfield for Belmont Abbey College.
2013 College News!
It is the goal of SCA to prepare every player to compete at the college level. SCA is proud of the fact that many of our players move on to play soccer at colleges all over the country including University of Portland,UC Santa Cruz, Cal State Monterey Bay, Belmont Abbey College, UC San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, St. Mary’s College, Humboldt State University, Southern Oregon, Willamette University, Loyola Marymount, Lamar University, Notre Dame de Namur, Santa Rosa Junior College, and UC Davis. Here is some news from the 2013 college season...