PORTLAND, Ore. – Basin United Elite Soccer won three of its first four matches at the FC Portland tournament this weekend. It was the team’s first competition of the year.
Head Coach John Roy and his team started quickly on Saturday, defeating Westside Metro (Portland) 3-0.
Audio: Elite Soccer coach John Roy on Saturday’s win versus Westside Metro
After back-to-back 1-0 wins, Basin United lost Monday to SHSC Revolution 93 Black 3-0.
The Elite Soccer Club is the first female, high school level team from Klamath Falls according to Roy. The FC Portland bracket featured teams from Colorado, California and Canada.
For the players, it is a good opportunity to be noticed by college recruiters, as over 100 coaches were expected to watch the tournament.
Basin United Soccer Elite results at FC Portland Tournament
Saturday, Jan. 14
Basin United 3, Westside Metro Fusion 0
Sunday, Jan. 15
Basin United 1, Westsound FC 0
Basin United 1, Mountain FC U17/18 0
Monday, Jan. 16
SHSC Revolution 93 Black 3, Basin United 0