Marco Island Soccer Club
Over 70 teams competed in the Adidas Cup Spring Cup hosted by the Florida Fire Juniors in Naples over Mother's Day weekend, including Collier FC SURGE U12 boys & girls, as well as U8 boys teams.
The Collier FC U12 boys tied their first 2 matches against the Venice Falcons and Florida Fire in the U12 11v11 bracket, and then won their next 2 matches, both 1-0, against the same 2 teams for a thrilling championship.
The U8 Collier FC boys also brought home a championship plaque. "It was a fun, well run tournament for the kids," said Chadd Chustz, SURGE president & U8 boys coach.
Collier FC U12 Places 2nd at Miramar Tournament
Collier FC U8 & U10 Compete at Naples Shootout
SURGE competes at South Florida 3v3 Super Challenge
7 Teams from the Marco Island Surge and Golden Gate Eagles traveled to the East Coast to represent Collier County in the South Florida 3v3 Super Challenge Soccer Tournament.
The U12 Surge boys, which includes Miss Kirra Polley on the roster, finished 2nd in the U13 boys competitive bracket after a gripping championship match. The U9 boys also finished in second place in the U10 Surge boys recreational bracket after a great comeback to get to the championship match. The U15 Surge girls won their final game with a great effort in a very physical game to finish 3rd, after being edged out of the championship on goal differential.
U12 Boys Win 2nd Place at
Florida Fire Columbus Day Cup
The Collier FC boys U12 team coached by Mario Guzman & Mike Wesson played their 1st USSF soccer tournament in 8v8 format at the North Collier County Regional Park on Columbus Day weekend.
On Saturday Collier FC U12 boys played their first game against the San Carlos Park Scorpions and won handily 3-0.
In their second match against the tournament hosts Florida Fire Juniors, Collier FC was down 1 to 3 at the half, but they rallied a comeback to win the game 4-3.
On Sunday they faced Weston FC traveling from the East coast once in bracket play, and again in the Championship game losing 1-3.
Despite the loss against Weston FC, it was an impressive performance by the Collier FC boys, especially for their first tournament. The Collier FC U12 boys won 2nd place overall in the U12 boys gold bracket.
To celebrate winning 2nd place, Collier FC and the Marco Island Soccer Club SURGE Academy are hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser at Vandy's Pizza on Tuesday, October 28 from 6-8pm to celebrate. $12 for adults, $6 for for kids under 10 years old, and kids 3 and under eat free with a paid adult. There will be a DJ with karaoke and a Halloween costume contest. All are invited. Please RSVP - CLICK HERE