OBGC U-15 boys win State Cup

Posted by Tim Markey on Jun 05 2016 at 01:53PM PDT

The OBGC Rangers blue team defeated Baltimore Celtic 1-0 in the Maryland State Cup final on June 5 at the Maryland Soccerplex. The game was a rematch of last year’s U-14 semi-final won by Celtic in overtime. OBGC also won the U-15 state title in 2011.

The team advances to the U. S. Youth Soccer Region 1 championships to be held June 30-July 5 in Barboursville, WV. View the team roster and tournament schedule.

See the video highlights here:


Due to the new mandated age group rules, the team is conducting tryouts for elite players born in 2000 and 2001. Please contact Coach Pete Wood at The team plans to play in national and regional competitions in the 2016-17 season. In addition to its 2016 State Cup title, the team placed 2nd in the Region 1 league this season.

OBGC has a history of producing elite players including Gedion Zelalem, currently with Glasgow Rangers, and U.S. National team pool players Chase Gasper (UCLA) , Jake Rozhansky (Maryland) and Jeremy Ebobisse (Duke).