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Academy Update: U13s and U14s play to pair of draws with World Class FC

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution Academy's Under-14 and Under-13 teams were back in action at World Class FC this weekend, while the Under-17s are in the midst of the Generation adidas Cup Finals.

The U-14s and U-13s travelled to Orangeburg, N.Y. for a pair of contests at World Class FC, which both ended in draws. The U-14s played to a scoreless draw, with the U-13s' match ended with both sides scoring a goal apiece. Meanwhile, the Revolution's Under-17 team is currently competing in the Generation adidas Cup Finals in Frisco, Texas. The Revs will play Club Tijuana at 10 a.m. ET tomorrow for the fourth match of the competition, while Saturday's opponent will be determined by the result of tomorrow's contest.

All five Academy teams will resume their respective schedules on Saturday, April 7. The U-19s, U-17s, and U-15s will play matches at Empire United, while the U-14s and U-13s will host contests vs. NEFC at Gillette Stadium.


  • Goalkeeper Matthew Tibbetts '04 (Westborough, Mass.) recorded two saves over 80 minutes to register a shutout performance for the U-14s in a scoreless draw at World Class FC.
  • Midfielder Jack LaBelle '05 (Peabody, Mass.) recorded the match-tying goal for the U-14s to secure a 1-1 draw at World Class FC.
  • Midfielder Oscar Martinez '05 (Revere, Mass.) recorded his third assist of the season on Labelle's game-tying goal.


New England Revolution U-14s vs. World Class FC U-14s
Saturday, March 24, 2018 – WCFC Soccer Complex – Field #5 (Orangeburg, N.Y.)
New England Revolution 0, World Class FC 0

Scoring Summary:

New England Revolution: Matthew Tibbetts; Leonardo Domingo, Alexander Kuzmich, Henok Anderson; Aiden Rodriguez (Christian Martins 62'), Matteo Gomes (Kenshin Murakawa 58'), Noel Buck (Rainer Chai 62'), Avery Palma (Sekou Kamara 40' – HT); Jack Panayotou, Dylan Henao; Michael Hofstetter (James Torres 65')

Substitutes Not Used: Sebastian Pliszka

Misconduct Summary:
WC – Owen Fizulich (Yellow Card) 26'
WC – Antonino Carramusa (Yellow Card) 32'
NE – Noel Buck (Yellow Card) 32'


New England Revolution U-13s vs. World Class FC U-13s
Saturday, March 24, 2018 – WCFC Soccer Complex – Field #5 (Orangeburg, N.Y.)
New England Revolution 1, World Class FC 1

Scoring Summary:
WC – Carlos Gonzales Lima 21'
NE – Jack LaBelle 3 (Oscar Martinez 3) 45'

New England Revolution: Trevor Piltch (Sam Martin 35' – HT); Jack Burkhardt, London Timothy, Ian Webb-Johnson, Jack Heaps; Randy Vang, Quinn Pappendick, Marcos Dos Santos (Jubril Bamgbala 55'); Joseph Buckley, Bryann Almeida (Oscar Martinez 35' – HT), Andres Garcia (Jack LaBelle 35' – HT)

Substitutes Not Used: None

Misconduct Summary:
NE – Randy Vang (Yellow Card) 49'
WC – Patrick Weir (Yellow Card) 64'