Real Salt Lake U16 and U18 Academy teams have had a short but successful history since the teams inaugural season in 2010-11. This year, both teams qualified for the Development Playoffs which makes the RSL Academy one of six teams in the nation to send both teams in three consecutive years. Here are the historic numbers from the playoffs
Current players in Bold
U16’s at Development Playoffs – ALL TIME
28 goals scored
12 goals conceded
Best finish: 3rd place in 2010-11. Defeated Real So Cal on penalties, 8-7.
Biggest victory: 7-0 over FC Westchester on June 28th, 2011.
U18’s at Development Playoffs – ALL TIME
11 goals scored
4 goals conceded
Best finish: 2nd in group stage, 2010-11 & 2011-12.
Biggest victory: 3-0 over Sockers FC on June 24th, 2011.
Individual stat leaders
Fastest Goal – 4th minute, Danny Gavin vs McLean Youth on June 28th, 2012.
Hat-Tricks – Maikon Orrellana vs Cal Odyssey on June 25th, 2011. Ben Spencer vs Baltimore Bays on June 25th, 2011.
Consecutive games played in: Isaias “Junior” Juarez, Jon Zabasajja, Julio Alacron, Coco Navarro, Miguel Salazar all with 10.
Consecutive goals scored: 6 games, Ben Spencer.
|Ben Spencer||8||Isaias “Junior” Juarez||10|
|Maikon Orrellana||5||Jon Zabasajja||10|
|Coco Navarro||5||Julio Alacron||10|
|Danny Gavin||3||Miguel Salazar||10|
|Trevor Hyman||2||Alan Rivera||7|
|Benji Lopez||2||Coco Navarro||6|
|Romain Gall||2||Danny Gavin||6|
|Dylan Kelly||2||Ben Spencer||6|
|Eti Tavares||1||Joey Speshock||6|
|Ricardo Velazco||1||Jesus Dominguez||6|
|David Flores||1||Ricardo Velazco||6|
|Alejandro Dominguez||1||Maikon Orrellana||5|
|Jon Zabasajja||1||Nick Semintendi||5|
|Kainoa Bailey||1||Josh Goss||4|