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Soccer Heats Up at Junction City Silver Cup

Soccer fans are getting ready for some serious competition! Roseville Youth Soccer’s annual Junction City Silver Cup is back on July 15-16 and will showcase more than 160 top-notch soccer teams in various age groups from U9 up to U19 Boys and Girls. Eight different parks throughout Roseville will be utilized to accommodate a tournament of this magnitude and all teams have a three-game guarantee. The fields will be bustling from 8 a.m. well into the evening both days of the tournament so come check it out!

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Top Photo: VICTORY at 2016 Roseville Junction City Silver Cup
Castro Valley United Yellow Under 16 girls

The Castro Valley United Yellow Under 16 girls soccer team traveled to Roseville for their first tournament of the 2016 season and returned with the Silver Cup of victory. Displaying an outstanding overall team effort throughout the tournament, United won the tournament on penalty kicks after playing to a hard fought 2-2 tie in the Sunday afternoon Championship game versus the Folsom Red team, a very good team ranked 74 places higher than United in the statewide rankings. In their preliminary games on Saturday United thrashed the American River Freedom 5-0 and the Sonoma Elite 3-2. While dominating their Sunday morning game versus the Elk Grove Platinum, the Castro Valley ladies settled for a 0-0 tie in a game marked by a stellar goalkeeper and defensive play by both teams, and moved into the title game against Folsom where they emerged with their 3-2 penalty kick victory.

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