Castro Valley had 5 teams advance to the Nor Cal State Cup semi finals on Sunday 6th December and two of those teams won their semi finals to advance to the final of their respective competitions.
On Saturday 5th December the following quarter finals took place:
Then on Sunday 6th December all 5 teams played their quarter finals. The U11 girls, U12 girls and U12 boys all played very bravely, but came up on the wrong end of the scoreline.
The U11 boys managed to record a 3-1 victory over South Valley United. Henry Ross scored one of the goals with Kostas Lembesis getting the other two goals.
The U13 girls semi final was a very exciting game. The game ended 1-1 with Kyla Laquain getting the only goal of the game. After two periods of extra time the game was still tied. Castro Valley went on to win the penalty shoot-out after each team had taken 9 penalties.
The U11 boys and U13 girls will both play their State Cup finals on Sunday 20th December. We wish them the best of luck.