Union Academy U17

U13 Union Academy Win Over Virginia Development Academy

On April 14, the U13 YSC team coached by Phil Karn took on the Virginia Development Academy, away, taking the victory home 2-0. VDA came out with a lot of energy and tried to press us through the middle third of the field. The U did an excellent job to settle into the match after about ten mins and controlled large chunks of the game with possession.

VDA played a 4-4-2 it is always a developmental challenge for our boys to play against different formations - they held their own. Marcello had two goals in the first half, one from a PK and the other assisted by Dylan Lacy. Coach was pleased with how the group handled the conditions. With a large field and the team's first taste of 80-degree weather, the elements were an added challenge. The next match is April 21st, home, against Continental FC.


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