Five local FC Mesquite teams played in the Coyote Cup Tournament held in Mesquite March 2-4. Three of those teams placed in the top three of their respected age brackets.
On the boy’s side FC Mesquite Attack, U14 Boys division took home the 3rd place position. The Attack boy’s managed to win 2 out of 3 of their games scoring a total of 13 goals in the tournament.
FC Mesquite Scorpions continued their run of excellence; they went undefeated in the U12 boy’s division. The Scorpions defeated a solid club out of Nephi, Utah, known as Shooters FC in the final match to take home the gold medal and tournament trophy.
On the girl’s side, FC Mesquite had three teams competing in the tournament.
The FC Mesquite Tornadoes entered the tournament in the U12 division and played very hard. Although unable to advance to the championship round, they played with heart during each of their games.
At the U13 division, FC Mesquite Blast held their own but failed to make it to a championship game as well. The Blast girls played well and ended up with 2 draws and 1 loss in the tournament
FC Mesquite Crush took home the first place gold in the U14 Division. The Crush girls had an outstanding tournament. The Crush girls not only went undefeated in every match of the tournament and they also allowed zero goals to be scored against them, which allowed them to lift the championship trophy in their age division.rtin