Santa Clara Strikers ’96 (U15 Boys Team)
Front row: Fernando Herrera and Pablo Gomez
Middle row: Alex Wheaton, Chad Leonard, Alex Pasos, Irvin Cordoza, Nick Saidi, and Julian Villalpando
Back row: Tom Austin (coach), Butchi Miller, Gabriel Rollins, Alan Vigent, Ethan Kelleher, Joe Cowan, Zach Rodriguez, and Ryan Austin
Not pictured: Ryan Kutney
The Santa Clara Strikers ’96 (U15) Boys Class 3 competitive team competed in the 10th Annual Santa Clara Rotary Cup on Aug 21-22nd, and ended the 2-day tournament as Finalists in the U14 Age Group. The Strikers won all 3 of their first round games by scores of 2-1, 3-0 and 2-1 to qualify for the championship game. The Strikers played the 49er United Strike in the championship and lost 0-1 in a closely contested match to take 2nd place in the tournament. Congratulations to the team for a great effort and the Strikers wish to thank the Santa Clara Rotary for another great tournament.