Academy Teams

Youth Update: Met Oval

Youth teams sweep Met Oval

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – On Sunday, Oct. 28, all three of the New England Revolution’s youth teams were in action, hosting Met Oval at Regis College in Weston, Mass. The young Revs swept their Northeast Division opponents, going a combined 3-0-0 on the day.

UNDER-18s

The Under-18s earned a 3-1 victory against Met Oval on Sunday. Willis Griffith (Amherst, N.H.) opened scoring for the Revs in the 20th minute, hitting the crossbar on his first attempt to chip the Met Oval goalkeeper before calming heading home the rebound. Christian Sady (North Andover, Mass.) was credited with the assist. Freddie Ferre(Waltham, Mass.) was brought down in the box on the other side of the break, earning a penalty kick which Ramiro Osorio (Hooksett, N.H.) converted in the 57th minute for a 2-0 lead. Osorio then scored his second goal in the 78th minute. After evading the Met Oval back line, the second-year Rev fired a low shot into the back of the net. Giuseppe Ilarda pulled one back in the 80th minute, but the Revs still led by two at the final whistle.

UNDER-16s

The Under-16s shut out Met Oval, 6-0, highlighted by a four-goal, one-assist performance by Gabe Gissie (Worcester, Mass.). The striker played 64 minutes before being replaced by new Rev Simon Fisher (Brookline, Mass.), scoring in the 18th, 33rd, 44th and 62nd minutes. Michael Faria (West Warwick, R.I.) and Justin Freitas (North Attleboro, Mass.) each added one goal and one assist, while Elijah Elmore (Brookline, Mass.) and Will Rasid (Wilbraham, Mass.) each added assists. Freitas scored a goal in the 60th minute, following up on one of Gissie’s shots. Faria further extended New England’s lead in the 76th minute, assisted by Rasid. Revolution goalkeeper Bruce Johnson (Brewster, Mass.) made five saves to preserve the shut out.

UNDER-14s

The Under-14s improved their record to 3-1-0 during the weekend, topping Met Oval, 5-1. Daniel Jones (West Hartford, Conn.) gave the Revs the advantage in just the fourth minute of play, converting a set-up by Adama Kaba (Mattapan, Mass.). In the 20th minute, Justin Rennicks (South Hamilton, Mass.) slotted one home after Met Oval failed to clear the ball out of its six-yard box. Santiago Cardona (Winthrop, Mass.) then finished a cross from Matt Ranieri (Natick, Mass.) in the 27th minute, sending the Revs into halftime with a 3-0 lead. Aaron James (Amherst, Mass.) scored New England’s fourth goal in the 50th minute, before earning the assist on Nick Woodruff’s (Attleboro, Mass.) 65th-minute strike. Met Oval netted a consolation goal in the 73rd minute, making the final score 5-1.

The youth teams next face rival FC Bolts Celtic (formerly FC Greater Boston) at Mount Ida College in Newton, Mass, on Sunday, Nov. 4. The U14s will kick off at 2 p.m., followed by the U18s at 4:30 p.m. and the U16s at 7 p.m.

New England Revolution U18s vs. Met Oval U18s
Saturday, October 28, 2012 – Weston, Mass. (Regis College)
Revolution 3, Met Oval 1

Scoring Summary:
NE – Willis Griffith (Christian Sady) 20
NE – Ramiro Osorio (penalty) 57
NE – Ramiro Osorio (unassisted) 78
MET – Giuseppe Ilarda 80

New England Revolution: Matt Mozynski (GK), Christian Sady, Will Szostkiewicz, Willis Griffith, Quenton Swift, Dominik Machado, Ryan Kingsley, Freddie Ferre (Kelvin Castillo 75), Matthew Nyeayea (Malik Rose 65), Ramiro Osorio (Aaron Salm 85), Coupar Lipp

Unused Substitutes: Austin Aviza (GK)

Misconduct Summary:

MET – Daniel Barber (caution) 30 

New England Revolution U16s vs. Met Oval U16s
Saturday, October 28, 2012 – Weston, Mass. (Regis College)
Revolution 6, Met Oval 0

Scoring Summary:
NE – Gabe Gisse (Michael Faria) 18
NE – Gabe Gisse (Justin Freitas) 33
NE – Gabe Gisse (Elijah Elmore) 44
NE – Justin Freitas (Gabe Gisse) 60
NE – Gabe Gisse (Will Rasid) 62
NE – Michael Faria (Will Rasid) 76

New England Revolution: Bruce Johnson (GK), Elijah Elmore, Steven Duncan, Adam Norman, Matt Morana, Kevin Alfaro, Will Rasid, Michael Faria, Wes Turner, Justin Freitas (Max Diamond 68), Gabe Gissie (Simon Fisher 65)

Unused Substitutes: Austin Aviza (GK)

Misconduct Summary:

None

New England Revolution U14s vs. Met Oval U14s
Saturday, October 28, 2012 – Weston, Mass. (Regis College)
Revolution 5, Met Oval 1

Revolution Goal-Scorers:
Daniel Jones (Adama Kaba) 4
Justin Rennicks (unassisted) 20
Santiago Cardona (Matt Ranieri) 27
Aaron James (unassisted) 50
Nick Woodruff (Aaron James) 65

New England Revolution: Trey Miller (GK), Matt Ranieri, Nick Woodruff, Max Diamond, Nick Ranieri, Simon Fisher, Jack O’Brien, Poom Meara, Adama Kaba, Daniel Jones, Justin Rennicks

Substitutions:

First half

10’ – Santiago Cardona in, Poom Mera out
30’ – Matt Uek in, Daniel Jones out
30’ – Jack O’Brien in, Liam Sloan out
35’ – Travis Van Brewer in, Santiago Cardona out

Second half

41’ – Aaron James in, Justin Rennicks out
51’ – Jack Roberts in, Trey Miller out
60’ – Poom Mera in, Jack O’Brien out
65’ – Adama Kaba in, Aaron Jones out
65’ – Matt Uek in, Daniel Jones out

Revolution Misconduct:

None