Little League District 1 all-star tournaments for softball and baseball continued Monday.
West Virginia Futbol Club's Premier's U17 Girls team knows all about momentum-shifting goals.
BARBOURSVILLE - Losing is bad enough, but losing and wondering "what if" is apparently worse.
Two teams from West Virginia, the West Virginia Futbol Club 2002 B Black U12 Boys (Huntington-Charleston) and MUSC Shox U19 Girls (Morgantown) dropped close games Monday in the semifinals of the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships at the soggy Barboursville Soccer Complex.
US Youth Soccer Region I Championships
At Barboursville Soccer Complex
Monday results, Tuesday schedule
(Schedule subject to change)
In the waning minutes of Sunday's final match in group play, WVFC 99 Black head coach Ashleigh Woods looked to the sky and uttered just a few words over and over.
Barboursville's age 9-10 Little League Softball all-stars won the District 1 championship and earned a state tournament berth.
Pool play is over for the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships. Four W.Va. teams advance.
BARBOURSVILLE - Most teenagers aren't a big fan of waking up early on weekends. WVFC Premier's U17 Girls team isn't most teenagers, however.
HUNTINGTON - Annandale United FC's ability to take care of the business at hand has landed the Virginia team a spot in the U16 girls semifinals in the U.S. Region I Soccer Championships.
BARBOURSVILLE - US Youth Soccer Region I Championships spectators taking in a Saturday game in U14 Boys between PDA Donovan of New Jersey and Baltimore Celtic Dynasty from Maryland could instantly tell it wasn't just an ordinary matchup.