Sporting '97G Green Team Win Tracy Orange Bowl

The Santa Clara Sporting ’97 Green Team (U11) Girls defeated the Central Valley Mercury Team 1-0 and won the U11 Division of the 2009 Tracy Orange Bowl Tournament Championship on May 23rd-24th. The team swept bracket play and went into the championship match with 12 goals for and only 1 against.  The Sporting girls dominated ball posession in the final game with18 shots on goal, but could only managed to find the net once for the 1-0 win against Central Valley Mercury Team.  Santa Clara had a rematch game against Central Valley in league play the following weekend and beat them 5 - 1. Congratulations to the U11 girls and their 2009 Orange Bowl Championship.  Next stop for the team is the Cal Cup Tournament.