SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Sounders FC Academy picked up a win and a draw in Sacramento this weekend as they returned to USSDA play with a road bout with San Juan FC at the Mathers Sports Complex. The U18’s (1-1-4, 7 points) came away with a 2-2 draw on goals by Ike and Cody Crook, while the U16’s (3-1-2, 11 points) picked up their third straight win thanks to two second half goals and a Jose Ramos brace.
Sounders FC Academy returns to action on November 3 when they host Cascadia rival Vancouver Whitecaps FC Academy at Starfire Sports Complex.
Sounders FC U18 (USSDA) (1-1-4, 7 points)
Sounders FC at San Juan FC (October 20) – D, 2-2
Ike Crook scored his fourth goal of the season and Cody Crook scored his first as the U18’s extended their unbeaten streak to four games (1-0-3). Jordan Kollars picked up an assist in his second straight game on the first goal as the Rave Green went up twice but surrendered an equalizer in each half.
SOUNDERS FC GOALS (ASSISTS): Ike Crook (Jordan Kollars), Cody Crook.
Sounders FC U16 (USSDA) (3-1-2, 11 points)
Sounders FC at San Juan FC (October 20) – W, 3-1
Jose Ramos put Sounders FC up 1-0 in the 15th minute on a ball from Elliot Havens, then doubled the lead early in the second half when he finished into the low corner on a pass from Denis Kalamar. Abdi Abdullah put a free kick in the upper right corner of the net to make it 3-0 before San Juan scored a late goal.
SOUNDERS FC GOALS (ASSISTS): Jose Ramos (Elliot Havens), Jose Ramos (Denis Kalamar), Abdi Abdullah.
Sounders FC U17
Sounders FC vs. Seattle United U18 (October 10) – W, 4-1
SOUNDERS FC GOALS: Odason Pelogi, Elliot Havens, Drew Barker, Garren Economy.
Sounders FC U15
Sounders FC vs. Seattle United U16 (October 10) – W, 3-0
SOUNDERS FC GOALS: John Magnus, Alex Chung, Peace Brandon.