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Serna named US Soccer "Peak Performer" after 4-goal game

Academy standout continues excelling on U-18

Dillon Serna at Rapids training

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Colorado Rapids Academy product Dillon Serna was named as U.S. Soccer's Academy Player of the Week for Week 30 after leading the Rapids U-18 Development Academy team to a 6-2 win over Colorado Rush last week. Serna scored four goals and played the full 90 minutes the U-18 team’s victory last Friday. Shane O'Neill scored the other two goals.

Serna has appeared in 11 of the team’s 14 games this season and leads the squad with eight goals. The Rapids U-17/18 team is atop the Frontier Division with a 4-1-2 record, 8-1-5 overall. Serna has recently played for the U.S. U-18 Men’s National Team and committed earlier this year to play at the University of Akron.

The Rapids' 16’s also won 4-0 against the Rush on Saturday. Both squads will face another local competitor this weekend, Real Colorado, with matches on Saturday, May 5

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