OBGC boys and girls have successful Memorial Day weekend

Posted by Tim Markey on May 30 2016 at 12:23PM PDT

It was a weekend to remember for several OBGC teams in action over the 2016 Memorial Day weekend. Four teams won tournament titles and four others were finalists.

Columbia Invitational
On the girls side, the U-14 Freedom Blue won all four of its matches in the Elite bracket and outscored opponents 9-1. The U-14 Freedom Orange won three matches before losing 2-1 in the final.

The U-16 Olney girls ’99 team played in the Premier 1 flight and won two of three matches and placed first in its group.

For the boys, all three U-13 teams reached their respective final. The White team dropped its opening match but then won three consecutive matches to claim the Elite flight. The team won the final 1-0. Video highlights here:

The U-13 Blue and Red teams both dropped one-goal decisions in the championship matches of their flight.

Potomac Memorial Tournament
The U-16 Blue and U-15 Blue teams both won titles in their age groups. The U-16 Rangers won its group and then the title match in penalty kicks. The U-15 Rangers outscored opponents 18-1 in five matches. U-15 championship match highlights here:

The U-14 Blue team won its first three matches but dropped the final by a 2-0 score.

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