Chivas USA Youth Academy U9s win Vegas Cup

Youth team takes championship after defeating Heat FC JC Nevada 8-2

The U9's participated in the Vegas Cup in Las Vegas, Nevada this past weekend.  The boys won the tournament outscoring their opponents 34-4, with a 8-2 win in the finals on Monday against Heat FC from Las Vegas, NV.  The boys played masterful soccer with one and two touch cominations from front to back.  The speed of play from the boys was exceptional drawing crowds of fans each time they played. Joel Trejo was named the tournament MVP for his performance over the 3 day weekend.

The U9's will play two friendlies this Saturday in Whittier for more State Cup preperation.

Results (pool play)
Saturday 1/14
Chivas USA 8-0 Utah La Roca
Goals: Aymar Cuevas, Joel Trejo, AJ Valenciano (2), Alfonso Becerra (2), Tomas Angel (2)
Sunday 1/15
Chivas USA 5-1 Vegas All Boys FC
Goals: Joel Trejo, Aymar Cuevas, Collin Canales, Danny Vasquez, AJ Valenciano
Chivas USA 5-0 Heat FC CW Nevada
Goals: Aymar Cuevas (2), Tomas Angel (2), Alfonso Becerra

Semi Finals
Monday 1/16
Chivas USA 8-1 Real Pumas Nevada
Goals: Aymar Cuevas (2), Joel Trejo (3), Tomas Angel (2), Collin Canales

Finals
Monday 1/16
Chivas USA 8-2 Heat FC JC Nevada

Goals: Tomas Angel (3), Aymar Cuevas, Frankie Alvarez, Danny Vasquez, Alfonso Becerra, Joel Trejo