U18Once per week we will take a look at the current standings for our Real Salt Lake U18 and U16 Academy teams in the Southwest Division.

RSL U18 Academy Overview – U18′s have done well in 2013, going W8-D1-L3. Last week they received a letter from U.S. Soccer notifying coaches that the U18 team has already qualified for the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Playoffs.

Last Game – No games this past weekend. Last games 2 weeks ago. On 5/4/13 against Chivas USA, RSL lost, 3-2. Goals were scored by: Benji Lopez and Jose Hernandez. The following day RSL lost to LA Galaxy, 1-0. Full recaps and pictures from those games here.

Right Now – RSL is W17-L5-D4 on the season and in second place in the Southwest Division. They are also #10 in the country in general standings and need to finish top 8 so they can be in the first group when the playoff groups are announced. LA Galaxy is currently in first place in the Division, only 3 points ahead.

Up Next – U18′s are staying home this weekend and taking on Pateadores. Last time these two teams met RSL defeated them, 2-1, in Costa Mesa, CA.

For full standings click here.

U16RSL U16 Academy Overview  – U16′s have done well in 2013 going W8-D1-L3. Coaches just received a letter from U.S. Soccer notifying them that the U16′s have qualified for the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Playoffs.

Last Game – No games this past weekend. Last games 2 weeks ago. On 5/4/13 against Chivas USA, RSL lost, 4-2. Goals were scored by Brooks Lennon and Alex Knox (PK). The following day RSL defeated LA Galaxy, 2-1. Both goals scored by Brooks Lennon. Full recaps the pictures from those games here.

Right Now – RSL is now W16-L6-D4 and in second place in the Southwest Division. RSL U16′s need to win their next two games to have a chance to finish top 8. They CAN NOT win the group as Chivas USA has already won it.

Up Next – U16′s are staying home this weekend and taking on Pateadores. Last time these two teams met RSL defeated them, 2-1, in Costa Mesa, CA.

For full standings click here. 

 

One Response to RSL U16 & U18 Academy Standings Update – May, 15th (Improve Playoff Chances)

  1. [...] For more in-depth coverage of the Academy team standings U18/U16 click here. [...]

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