May 09, 2012 - The Michigan Impact took the west side of Michigan by storm during the 2012 Crusader Cup, April 27-29.
Michigan Impact U-12 Boys team; from left, bottom row, Luke Quilliams, Noah Burzlaff, Thomas Ridge, Trever Massey, David Gray, Michael Snider; top row, Coach Rean Turner, Kyle Niedzwiecki, Hunter Lagerquist, Garrison Kaul, John Loch, Chad Morris, Sean O'Dea, Nathaniel Wilson. (click for larger version)
Boy from the U-10 and U-12 battled through rain, wind and cold to a great finish with the U-10 team winning the championship in their division. The U-12 team finished as finalists in their division.
The U-10 boys went undefeated on their way to the championship as they posted wins over: Caledonia, 5-1, Grand Rapids, 5-0, Middleton, 7-3, and Paw Paw, 4-2
Everyone on the team scored at least one goal and Zac Senko had a hat trick.
The U-12 boys beat Middleton, 3-1, Galesburg, 6-2, and Caledonia. They lost the championship round to Kentwood, 3-1.
Michigan Impact U-10 Boys team; from left, bottom row, Adam Sprague,Connor Sprague, Zac Senko,Logan Rajala; top row, Vaughn Carraher, Lochlan Gray, David Elkin, Ricky Beltran, and Julian Lee Manager Brad Senko and Coach Damian Huffer. Photos submitted (click for larger version)
Tryouts for the next season are June 16 and 17 at Clintonwood Park. Please visit www.MichiganImpactSoccer.com for more information about their boys and girls teams.