Connect with us

GSPN

ROBBIE WEBBER APPROACHING FINAL WEEKS

With just two weeks left in the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League, many players are not quite ready to hang up their cleats just yet.

PRESS RELEASE – With just two weeks left in the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League, many players are not quite ready to hang up their cleats just yet.

“I want to keep playing soccer even after the league is over,” said 7-year-old Chloe Esteves of the Southern Heat. “I like playing soccer because it’s fun and I like taking the ball away from other people.

“My mom (Tina Esteves) was the one who got me into the sport, and my whole family plays, too,” added the Merizo Martyrs Memorial School student.

For teammate Jaron Meno, one of the highlights of this season’s youth league was receiving a Fair Play with Triple J green card during a Week 2 match. Meno was one of dozens of youth athletes who received a Triple J “jimmy” ball as a prize for fair play during a short ceremony Saturday at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

The Rovers and the Wings play in a Week 8 U6 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

The Rovers and the Wings play in a Week 8 U6 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

“Soccer is fun and it’s all about playing fair,” Meno said. “If someone falls – your teammate or from the other team – it’s good to make sure they are OK and help pick them up.

“I got a green card for fair play and I won a jimmy ball. The jimmy ball is fun to play with and I can keep practicing soccer with it,” added the 8-year-old Merizo Martyrs Memorial School student.

In Week 8 U17A matches, the Wings Red enter the division’s playoff race ranked No. 1 after a 6-0 win over the ASC Trust Islanders. Toy Matsushita and Kaito Inoue scored twice and Ricky Katsumata and Shashikant Kotwal once each in the win.

The Wings Black edged the Guam Shipyard Wolverines 6-5 with three goals from Thomas Park and two from Jordan Jasmin. Hinako Ito also scored for Wings Black. Jestin Escobar finished with a hat trick and Randi Jo Paulino scored twice for the Wolverines.

Quality Distributors defeated Community First Dededo Soccer Club 6-1 with two goals each from Jason Kim and Joshua Cepeda. Ryan Ledger and Andrew Baldwin also scored for Quality. Michael De Leon scored for Dededo.

The Paintco Strykers defeated Southern Heat 6-2 led by Justin Johnson’s two goals. Michael “Jake” Benito, Brandon Flores, Kazu Yoshida, and Ray Gudmalin also scored in the win. Riley Jones scored both goals for Heat.

In U14 action, the Wings defeated the Southern Cobras with goals from Tyler Presto, Sena Morimoto, Bradly Lubas, Phoenix Pahl, Leon Morimoto, Nichika Fermin, Ryo Suzuki, Chad Ishizu, Takumi Odell, and Takumi Kishi.

Strykers White continue undefeated with a win over Quality. Clayton Mitchell scored three and Xavier Naputi two in the win. Vince Cruz, Jacob Herring, and Errett Bainum also scored.

Quality Distributors' Ryan Ledger takes a shot on goal ahead of his Community First Dededo Soccer Club opponent during a Week 8 U17A division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. Quality defeated Dededo 6-1.

Quality Distributors’ Ryan Ledger takes a shot on goal ahead of his Community First Dededo Soccer Club opponent during a Week 8 U17A division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. Quality defeated Dededo 6-1.

The Tigers and Strykers Red battled to a 3-3 draw. Seung Min Kim scored for Tigers and Joshua Calvo scored for Strykers Red.

Islanders Betde defeated Islanders Asut with three goals from Shawn Sablan and one from Nyan Domingo.

The Sidekick SC edged the Wolverines 6-5. Tomas Calvo scored four and teammates Roben Morellano and Autumn Rese each scored once in the win. John Topasna and Noah Camacho each scored twice and Tristen Roberto once for the Wolverines.

In the U12A division, the Sidekick SC defeated the Tigers 3-1 with goals from Shelby Meeks. James Lee scored for the Tigers.

The Islanders defeated Wings Black 3-1 with two goals from Jonathan Sevilla and one from Mackey Rasmussen. Sho Meyar scored for Wings Black.

Wings Red battled to a 2-2 draw with the Wolverines. Eddie Cho and Niclas Vavra scored for Wings Red and Kaden Slack and Michael Lee scored for Wings Red.

Youth league action continues Saturday. Updated schedules, including the playoff schedule for the U17A division are online at http://www.guamfa.com/all-leagues-youth-fall-results

PHOTO GALLERY BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

Wil Castro

 The Paintco Strykers' Joshua Calvo prepares to take a shot facing defensive pressure from the Tigers' Michael Chung during a Week 8 U14 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. The Strykers and Tigers battled to a 3-3 draw.

The Paintco Strykers’ Joshua Calvo prepares to take a shot facing defensive pressure from the Tigers’ Michael Chung during a Week 8 U14 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. The Strykers and Tigers battled to a 3-3 draw.

The Wings Black's Sho Meyar tries to maneuver past a trio of ASC Trust Islanders defenders in a Week 8 U12A division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. The Islanders defeated Wings Black 3-1.

The Wings Black’s Sho Meyar tries to maneuver past a trio of ASC Trust Islanders defenders in a Week 8 U12A division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center. The Islanders defeated Wings Black 3-1.

The Lil' Bombers and the Sidekick SC play in a Week 8 U10 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

The Lil’ Bombers and the Sidekick SC play in a Week 8 U10 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

Southern Heat's Chloe Esteves, right, and teammate Car'ria Meno, left, work in tandem on defense against Quality Distributors during a Week 8 U8 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

Southern Heat’s Chloe Esteves, right, and teammate Car’ria Meno, left, work in tandem on defense against Quality Distributors during a Week 8 U8 division match of the Triple J Auto Group Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

Ad

Athletes Birthdays by W5

GPS Sports Calendar

June

July 2021

August
SU
MO
TU
WE
TH
FR
SA
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
Events for July

1st

Events for July

2nd

Events for July

3rd

4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Events for July

4th

Events for July

5th

No Events
Events for July

6th

Events for July

7th

No Events
Events for July

8th

Events for July

9th

Events for July

10th

No Events
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
Events for July

11th

Events for July

12th

No Events
Events for July

13th

Events for July

14th

No Events
Events for July

15th

Events for July

16th

Events for July

17th

No Events
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
Events for July

18th

Events for July

19th

No Events
Events for July

20th

Events for July

21st

Events for July

22nd

Events for July

23rd

Events for July

24th

25
26
27
28
29
30
31
Events for July

25th

Events for July

26th

No Events
Events for July

27th

Events for July

28th

No Events
Events for July

29th

Events for July

30th

Events for July

31st

No Events
1
2
3
4
5
6
7

Foody’s Fun Facts

Favorites From Year 2

Polls

Which omitted high school sport did you miss the most?

View Results

Tokyo Olympics Countdown


2021 Tokyo Olympics

COMING SOON …

2020 Tokyo Olympics

 

UFC Fight

Aug 1: Trevin Jones vs. Tony Kelley

 

 

QUICK HITS

——————————————————–

Guam’s Joey Miranda met up with Chamorrita Softball Star Bubba Nickles and Olympic Teammates Dejah Mulipola and Aubree Munro out in Tokyo as we approach the Olympics!

Photo credit: GNOC

——————————————————–

Former Guam resident Tre Taylor has committed to play cornerback for the Southwestern Junior College Jags.
Turner attended Harvest and FD before transferring to Hawaii where he played for Saint Louis, the 5th ranked team in the nation.

——————————————————–

The big man Zach Banner getting to throw out the first pitch earlier today for the Pittsburgh Pirates!

 

 

More in GSPN