REDMOND, Wash. – All season long, McLean Youth Soccer’s U18s hadn’t lost a game.
On the final day of play at the ECNL playoffs, the Virginia side was just minutes away from falling 1-0 in the U18 Championship game.
But once again, they found a way.
It was a heartbreaker for the Ohio side, which defended tough all afternoon, as both U18 sides wrapped up Champions League player in Seattle.
In the other age groups, Tuesday’s quarterfinals settled which U14-U17 teams head to Richmond for the national semifinals on July 6-7.
ECNL National Semifinalists
U14: MVLA, FC Stars, Sting Dallas, San Juan SC
Below is a look at some of the standouts from Tuesday’s Champions League action spotted by TopDrawerSoccer.