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Keith Nordstrom

Academy Update | U17s, U15s kick off spring schedule at Generation adidas Cup

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution Academy began the 2019 portion of its season last weekend as two teams continued their participation in the Generation adidas Cup Regional Tournament in Atlanta, Ga. The Under-17s and Under-15s each saw action at the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground between Feb. 15-18.

All five Academy teams will return to action on Saturday, March 16 when the Revolution Academy hosts Seacoast United at Gillette Stadium to kick off the spring portion of the 2018-19 U.S. Soccer Development Academy season.

WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

  • Forward Andrew Serafino (East Longmeadow, Mass.—2003) scored his ninth goal of the 2018-19 campaign for the U-17s on a 24th-minute penalty kick in a 2-2 (4-3) loss to D.C. United.
  • Midfielder Hikaru Fujiwara (Lexington, Mass.—2003) scored his third goal of the season in the 44th minute of the 2-2 (4-3) loss to D.C. United. He also converted his attempt in the penalty shootout portion of the loss. 
  • Goalkeeper Matthew Tibbetts (Westborough, Mass.—2004) notched a shutout in the U-15s’ 1-0 win over Orlando City on Friday, Feb. 15. Tibbetts also recorded the win in the team’s 3-1 victory over D.C. United on Monday, Feb. 18. 
  • Midfielder Ethan Williams (Fall River, Mass.—2002) scored the opening goal for the U-17s in the team’s 3-2 loss to Orlando City on Friday, Feb. 15.
  • Forward Chase Lando (Littleton, Mass.—2004) scored the opening goal and his third strike of the year in the U-15s’ 3-1 victory over D.C. United.
  • Forward Dave Doirain (Marlborough, Mass.—2004) scored the lone goal in the U-15s’ 1-0 victory over Orlando City on Friday, Feb. 15. He also tallied an assist in the U-15s’ 3-1 victory over D.C. United.

UNDER-17s

Orlando City SC U-17s vs. New England Revolution U-17s
Friday, February 15, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
Orlando City 3, New England Revolution 2

Scoring Summary:
NE – Ethan Williams 1 (17’)
ORL – Nico Diaz (19’)                                                   
ORL – Julian Kennedy (20’)
ORL – Julian Kennedy (60’)
NE – Damien Rivera 6 (76’)

New England Revolution: Eliot Jones; Colby Quinones, Morris Matthews, Cole Richardson, Zachary Sardi-Santos (Aaron Ramos 60’), Hikaru Fujiwara (Michael Tsicoulias 68’); Samuel White (Caleb Williams 68’), Ethan Williams (Jonathan Murphy 45’), Oliver Martin (Felipe Vieira 54’); Andrew Serafino, Damien Rivera

Substitutes Not Used: Nick Cardona

Misconduct Summary:
NE – Ethan Williams (Yellow Card) (23’)
ORL – Brennon Neff (Yellow Card) (52’)

New York Red Bulls U-17s vs. New England Revolution U-17s
Saturday, February 16, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
New York Red Bulls 7, New England Revolution 0

Scoring Summary:     
NYRB – #63 (2’)
NYRB – #25 (5’)
NYRB – #63 (22’)
NYRB – #63 (31’)
NYRB – John Michael Tolkin (48’)
NYRB – Thomas Tulgar (55’)
NYRB – #25 (60’)

New England Revolution: Nick Cardona; Zachary Sardi-Santos (Cole Dewhurst 63’), Morris Matthews, Cole Richardson, Colby Quinones (Alessio Chawla 58’); Samuel White (Ethan Williams 58’), Damien Rivera, Jonathan Murphy (Caleb Williams 63’); Andrew Serafino, Oliver Martin (Felipe Vieira 68’), Hikaru Fujiwara

Substitutes Not Used: Eliot Jones

Misconduct Summary:
NYRB – #8 (Yellow Card) (51’)

D.C. United U-17s vs. New England Revolution U-17s
Monday, February 18, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
D.C. United 2 (4), New England Revolution 2 (3)

Scoring Summary:     
DC – Kevin Paredes (15’)
NE – Andrew Serafino 9 (PK) (24’)
DC – Kevin Paredes (30’)
NE – Hikaru Fujiwara 3 (Unassisted) (44’)

Penalty Kick Goals:
NE – Damien Rivera
NE – Hikaru Fujiwara
NE – Cole Dewhurst

New England Revolution: Eliot Jones; Alessio Chawla (Zachary Sardi-Santos 55’), Cole Dewhurst, Cole Richardson, Morris Matthews; Andrew Serafino, Jonathan Murphy (Felipe Vieira 62’), Hikaru Fujiwara, Ethan Williams (Samuel White 73’); Oliver Martin (Caleb Williams 73’), Michael Tsicoulias (Damien Rivera 73’)

Substitutes Not Used: Nick Cardona

Misconduct Summary:
None

UNDER-15s

Orlando City SC U-15s vs. New England Revolution U-15s
Friday, February 15, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
Orlando City 0, New England Revolution 1

Scoring Summary:
NE – Dave Doirain 1 (Unassited) (57’)

New England Revolution: Matthew Tibbetts; Avery Palma, Alexander Kuzmich, Leonardo Domingo, Dylan Walsh; Rainer Chai (Dave Doirain 50’), Dylan Henao (Matteo Gomes 46’), Felipe DeAndrade, Noel Buck (Jack Panayotou 46’); T.J. Liquori, Chase Lando (Colin Hughes 50’)

Substitutes Not Used: Sebastian Pliszka

Misconduct Summary:
None

New York Red Bulls U-15s vs. New England Revolution U-15s
Saturday, February 16, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
New York Red Bulls 2, New England Revolution 0

Scoring Summary:
NYRB – Serge Ngoma (10’)
NYRB – Jonathan Jean-Baptiste (49’)

New England Revolution: Sebastian Pliszka; Avery Palma, Alexander Kuzmich, Leonardo Domingo, Dylan Walsh; Felipe DeAndrade, Matteo Gomes (Rainer Chai 47’), Jack Panayotou, Noel Buck (Dylan Henao 47’); Chase Lando (Dave Doirain 36’), Colin Hughes (T.J. Liquori 36’)

Substitutes Not Used: Oscar Martinez, Austin Bush

Misconduct Summary:
NYRB – Adan Franco (Yellow Card) (67’)

D.C. United U-15s vs. New England Revolution U-15s
Monday, February 18, 2019 – Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Training Ground (Marietta, Ga.)
D.C. United 1, New England Revolution 3

Scoring Summary:
NE – Chase Lando 3 (Rainer Chai 1) (25’)
NE – Jack Panayotou 1 (Dave Doirain 1) (25’)
NE – Dylan Henao 2 (Colin Hughes 3) (62’)
DC – Jackson Hopkins (65’)

New England Revolution: Matthew Tibbetts; Avery Palma, Alexander Kuzmich, Leonardo Domingo, Dylan Walsh; Rainer Chai (Dylan Henao 50’), Jack Panayotou (Noel Buck 44’), Dave Doirain (Matteo Gomes 50’); Oscar Martinez (Felipe DeAndrade 44’); Chase Lando, T.J. Liquori (Chase Hughes 60’)

Substitutes Not Used: Sebastian Pliszka

Misconduct Summary:

NYRB – Adan Franco (Yellow Card) (67’)

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