CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – The Real Salt Lake U-15/16 & U-17/18 Academy teams are set to play host to Southwest Division rivals Nomads SC on Sunday at the Grande Sports World. The U-17/18 match is set to kick off at 11:00 AM and will be followed by the U-15/16 match at 1:30 PM.
The RSL-AZ U-17/18 Academy team, #4 seed in USSDA Playoffs Pool, is the Southwest Division leader with a 15-1-4 record. RSL-AZ U-17/18 is currently on a 11 match undefeated streak, which is tied with U-17/18 record set in 2010-11.
Sam Gleadle has been in great form scoring 9 goals in the 2014 calendar year. Eric Carbajal is the team leader with 12 goals and is followed by Gleadle with 9, Corey Baird and Jose Hernandez who has found the back of the net 7 times each. Carbajal, Gleadle and Hernandez are all tied for the team lead in assists with 5 each. In RSL-AZ U-17/18′s most recent match they defeated Real So Cal 4-0 on Sunday, March 30th.
RSL-AZ U-17/18 has defeated this weekend’s opponent earlier this season on the road. On February 23rd, RSL-AZ defeated Nomads SC U-17/18, 3-2. Nomads SC is 6th in the Southwest Division.
The RSL-AZ U-15/16 Academy team, #2 seed in the USSDA Playoffs Pool, is setting the pace in the Southwest Division with a 16-2-2 record. Through eighteen USSDA league matches, RSL-AZ U-15/16 have conceded 11 goals, tied for third best in the U-15/16 age group, and have scored league high 62 goals.
Forward Sebastian Saucedo is tied for the top spot in the U-15/16 age group with 20 goals scored. Josh Doughty has notched 9 goals; Tate Schmitt and Diego “Diablo” Silva has scored 6 each, while Justen Glad has recorded 5 goals. In RSL-AZ U-15/16′s most recent match they defeated Real So Cal 1-0 on Sunday, March 30th.
RSL-AZ U-15/16 Academy team has defeated this weekend’s opponent earlier this season on the road. On February 23rd, RSL-AZ defeated Nomads SC 2-0. Nomads SC is 6th in the Southwest Division.
|Sunday, April 6th||11:00 AM||Real Salt Lake U-17/18||vs||Nomads SC U-17/18||Grande Sports World|
|Sunday, April 6th||1:30 PM||Real Salt Lake U-15/16||vs||Nomads SC U-15/16||Grande Sports World.|