On November 17 the San Clemente Futbol Club capped off a dominant season in the Elite Soccer League with a 1-0 win over Gallardo in the Cal South Signature League Championship game. With the win the 15U squad finished the year with a perfect 10-0 record.
The team’s recipe for success was its defense, which recorded nine shut outs, two of which came in the postseason tournament. The team allowed only three goals to be scored against them all season long.
The golden goal for the team that won the final match came off the foot of forward Luis Gomez, who turned a cross from winger Francisco Caudillo into the winning score with five minutes to play.
The San Clemente Futbol Club is: Hugh Richards, Leo Fabatia, Jack Mosher, Nathan Sukchai, Gordon Libby, Zach Shor, Jack Smith, Quinntin Cappa, Taylor Herrod, Barrett Croft, Tony El Sokkary, Francisco Caudillo, Ryan Miller, Luis Gomez and Kaleb Schirmacher. The team was coached by Todd Halton and George Richards.