A goal in the 90th minute secured the Florida Rush a 2-1 victory and a Region III Championship on Wednesday afternoon in Tennessee! The win marks the first time since the Rush began expansion in 2003, that a club other than Colorado Rush has won a US Youth Soccer Regional title.
The Rush boys will advance to the National tournament in Phoenix, Arizona July 27-31. Great job Florida Rush! Rush nation is proud of you!
The Florida Rush U17 Boys advanced to the semi finals of the Region III championships in Tennessee.
A 1-0 win over Texans 94 on Monday sends the 17's to the semis were they will take on JYSC Fury from Florida Tuesday morning.
Jean Rivaroli leads all players in the age group with 5 goals over the course of the tournament.
Rain delays resulted in 10:00PM kickoffs for some games but Rush teams had good results on day 2.
U18B Tennessee Rush Nike 4-0 Tulsa Nationals - Boys sit atop their division with 4 points.
U15B West Pines United U15 Black 1 - 0 Tennessee Rush Nike
U17B Central Jackson Soccer Organization 1-3 Florida Rush Nike - Boys advance to quarterfinals.
U17G BUSA 94 ECNL 1-3 Florida Rush Nike - Girls need a day 3 win to advance.
The opening day of the Southern Regionals opened with mixed results for the four Rush teams in attendance.
Tennessee and Florida Rush both have two teams at the tournament in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Results from day 1 are below. Check back each night for updates and don't miss coverage of all 4 regional tournaments on www.rushsoccer.com
U15B Tennessee Rush Nike 1 - 6 Solar Chelsea
U18B Dallas Texans 1 - 1 Tennessee Rush Nike
U17B Cobb FC Premier 0 - 5 Florida Rush Nike
U17G Collierville SA Lady Lobos Blue 5 - 2 Florida Rush Nike