Rapids Academy Update - April 20

Both the U-18 and U-16 Rapids Academy Teams opened their season at Dick's Sporting Goods Park o

James Rogers played with the Reserves in Utah_DL

Photo Credit: 
ColoradoRapids.com

US SOCCER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY TEAMS:

RAPIDS U-16 Development Academy Matches–

Saturday, April 16 vs ST. LOUIS SCOTT GALLAGHER METRO – The Rapids U-16s defeated the St. Louis Scott Gallagher Metro U-16 boys with a final score of 2-1.

  • Scoring Summary: David Pardo (24’), Geno Bigelow (34’)
  • Misconduct Summary: Avery Ball (caution), Geno Bigelow (caution), Julio Chavez (caution), Jeffrey Prakhine (caution), Stibe Torres (caution)
  • Lineup: Avery Ball, Geno Bigelow, Alex Braman, Julio Chavez (Isaac Martinez, 78’), Brad Holub, Jorge Lopez, Oscar Montes, David Pardo, Ricardo Perez, Jeffrey Prakhine, Stibe Torres

Sunday, April 17 vs ST. LOUIS SCOTT GALLAGHER MISSOURI – Again the Rapids came away with a score of 2-1 over their opponent.

  • Scoring Summary: Alex Braman (8’), Ricardo Perez (13’)
  • Misconduct Summary: Avery Ball (caution), Stibe Torres (caution)
  • Lineup: Avery Ball (Stibe Torres 66’), Geno Bigelow, Alex Braman, Ben Braman, Josue Alberto Chavez, Andrew Epstein, Isaac Martinez, Ricardo Perez (Gustavo Montes, 64’), Jeffrey Prakhine, Blake Alexander Seitz, Cameron Taylor (David Pardo, 58’)

RAPIDS U-18 Development Academy Matches-

Saturday, April 16 vs ST. LOUIS SCOTT GALLAGHER METRO – The Rapids U-18s fell to the St. Louis Scott Gallagher Metro U018 boys, but saw a late goal to find a final score of 1-2.

  • Scoring Summary: Luka Jasika (90’)
  • Misconduct Summary: Axel Fox Fleischli (caution), Carlos Linares (caution), Jason Prichard (caution)
  • Lineup: Kevin Elias Aguilar (Axel Fox Fleischli, 45’), Idrissa Camara, Angel Guerrero (Jose Vera, 45’), Luka Jasika, Carlos Linares, Shane O’Neill (Jacob Beerman, 78’), Ryan Pakieser, Jason Prichard (Rojesh Shrestha, 42’), James Rogers, Jordan Spring, Matthew James Taphorn

Sunday, April 17 vs ST. LOUIS SCOTT GALLAGHER MISSOURI – A 3-2 victory for the U-18s in day two.

  • Scoring Summary: James Rogers (31’, 70’), Idrissa Camara (83’)
  • Misconduct Summary: Jacob Beerman (caution)
  • Lineup: Idrissa Camara, Karsten Hanlin, Luka Jasika (Jeff Michael Kading, 87’), Carlos Linares, Shane O’Neill, Ryan Pakieser, Jason Prichard, James Rogers,  Jordan Spring, Matthew James Taphorn, Jose Vera (Jacob Beerman 58’)

NOTES:

  • James Rogers (U-18s) played for the Rapids Reserves on Thursday, April 14 and then scored for the Reserves on Wednesday, April 19 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. In between games for the Reserves he found the back of the net twice for the Rapids Development Academy team. 
  • Ricardo Perez (U-16s) also played for the Rapids Reserve team in Salt Lake on Thursday, April 14, then again in Colorado on Wednesday, April 19 and also appeared for and scored for the Rapids Academy Teams this past weekend.