Gaels 96 Back to Back State Champs!
The Spirit United Gaels U13 girls soccer team defeated the HMMS Eagles FC U13 by a score of 5-0 to win the Eastern Pennsylvania State Cup championship. With this victory, the Gaels advances to the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships in Barboursville, W.Va., July 1-6. This will be the Gaels second trip to the Regional tournament. In 2009 they were the U12 Region I champions and now have a chance to defend that tittle. Overall, the Gaels won four games to advance through the single-elimination State Cup competition, recording 13 goals for and only 1 goal against, speaking to the consistent work of the teamís defense and goalkeeper. Congrats to the girls, parents and coaching staff!