Academy Soccer Recap: 16s earn win & draw at home against Strikers

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Real Salt Lake-Arizona Academy U-15/16 continue to excel in the early stages of the 2015-16 U.S. Soccer Development Academy season, fighting out a 3-0 win and 1-1 draw against Southwest Division foes Strikers FC over the weekend at Grande Sports World.

In Saturday’s opener, a Luis Arriaga free kick opened the scoring before a pair of goals from Camilo Rodriguez and Isidro “Chilo” Sanchez sealed the win. In Sunday’s rematch, Erik “Gallo” Virgen converted a penalty kick to give the Claret-and-Cobalt the 1-0 lead but Strikers FC were able to equalize to send both teams home with a draw.

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