Super Y League North American Finals Preview: U-18 Boys

Age Group Previews
Boys: U-14 | U-16
Girls: U-14 | U-16 | U-18

Both Met Oval and Fauquier County United have the chance to claim consecutive U18 titles at the North American Super Y League Finals.

Met Oval defeated Ironbound SC, 2-0, in the 2015 competition, and the reigning U18 Boys champion finished the 2016 SYL regular season with an impressive 9-1-0 record.

Fauquier County earned a 3-2 win against Midwest United FC to lift the U18 Girls’ title in 2015, and the club will be looking to take home another trophy after ending the SYL season with a 7-0-0 record.

For the U18 Girls’ tournament, there is one group – Group A – comprised of four teams, while the U18 Boys’ competition features three groups – Group A, Group B and Group C – also comprised of four teams each. The tournaments will be played from Dec. 9-13 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.

Group A

ACYS Spirit United
2016 Record: 3-3-0
Goals For: 10
Goals Against: 11
Top Scorer: Michel Xavier (2)

Chicago Inferno
2016 Record: 3-1-4
Goals For: 17
Goals Against: 12
Top Scorers: Nicolas Marconi/Justin Rutherford/Austin Marconi (2)

DDYSC Wolves
2016 Record: 8-0-0
Goals For: 32
Goals Against: 6
Top Scorers: Alhaji Tambadu (7), Minani Elia/Victor Norman (5), Jesus Villanueva/Joshua Sumo (3)

Ironbound SC
2016 Record: 10-0-0
Goals For: 38
Goals Against: 13
Top Scorers: Filipe Lucas (9), Nicholas Calabia (7), Joshua Seebeck/Mickey George/Nathaniel Valencia (3)
2015 SYL Finals Runner-up

Group B

Carolina FC
2016 Record: 5-2-1
Goals For: 20
Goals Against: 16
Top Scorers: John-Michael Bright/Jacob Cashour/Nick Roberson (3)
2016 National Player Pool Selections: Caroline Hiott

DCPDA
2016 Record: 9-0-1
Goals For: 37
Goals Against: 9
Top Scorers: Santiago Diez-Canseco/Benjamin Wilson (4), Andrew Wdzieczkowski/Marcelus Jones (3)

Met Oval
2016 Record: 9-1-0
Goals For: 41
Goals Against: 9
Top Scorers: Alexis Santa (9), Joseph Antonino/Karsten Monteverde (4), Dayo Adeosun/Jesus Patino (3)
2015 SYL Finals Champion

Toronto Lynx “1”
2016 Record: 4-2-2
Goals For: 25
Goals Against: 10
Top Scorers: Jamari Whyte (7), Jean-Paul Lyons (6), Jacob Gramegna (4)
2015 SYL Finals Appearance

Group C

FA Euro
2016 Record: 5-4-1
Goals For: 23
Goals Against: 17
Top Scorers: Thomas Suchecki (7), Matteusz Georges/Edwin Soto (3)

Ironbound SC “Blue”
2016 Record: 5-4-1
Goals For: 22
Goals Against: 10
Top Scorers: Jonathan Santos (4), Sean McGee (2)

Liberty FC
2016 Record: 6-1-1
Goals For: 20
Goals Against: 8
Top Scorers: Brandon Melnick (9), Ryan Grisez/Christian Harter/Michael Burrington (2)

Miramar United Elite FC
2016 Record: 6-0-0
Goals For: 26
Goals Against: 1
Top Scorers: Brandon Golding (5), Felipe Baptista (4), David Medeiros/Michael Luke/Joseph Vinson (2)