Archive for June 2012

La Roca 96 Premier claims regional title in the Emerald City

Seattle — La Roca Premier ’96 claimed the 2012 US Club Soccer Northwest Regional championship after defeating FC Portland in the tournament final. With the regional title in hand, the team now advances to the US Club Soccer national championships in Chicago at the end of July. Coached by Ariel Bravo and Assistant coach Ryan Evans, La…

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U17 Carla Swensen Commits to BYU

In two years Carla Swensen will make the switch from La Roca red to Cougar blue. A wing player on Ariel Bravo’s Premier 96 team, Carla recently accepted a scholarship offer to play for Brigham Young University in 2014. She had also received offers from Boise State, Wyoming and Utah Valley and had been in contact…

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La Roca Teams Shine Like Diamonds in the Arizona Sun

La Roca Teams Shine Like Diamonds in the Arizona Sun La Roca sent six teams to the Region Four Championships held in Phoenix Arizona. Three teams, Adolfo Ovalle’s U12 Boys Will Rader’s U14 Girls and Pancho Ovalle’s U15 Girls teams were eliminated in the pool playoffs. Souli Phongsavath’s U13 Girls lost in the semi-finals in…

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Pancho Ovalle’s U12 Girls: Finalists at Region Four Championships

Pancho Ovalle’s U12 Girls: Finalists at Region Four Championships   Pancho Ovalle’s U12 Girls team runs through the competition to earn a place in the finals. The team placed first in pool play/ In the Quarter-Finals they faced a Nevada team, winning 1-0. In the semi’s they faced a strong Washington team. Again winning in…

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John Taylor Salt Lake Tribune 5A MVP

John Taylor, attacking midfielder on Adolfo Ovalle’s U18 Premier Boy’s Team, is the Salt Lake Tribune’s 2012 5A Boys Soccer MVP.   John has been a member of La Roca, playing on Adolfo’s team, for the past eight years.  According to Adolfo, “Johnny has been with me since U10. He’s always been a very talented…

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La Roca Tryouts

La Roca Tryouts     La Roca Tryouts 2010-2011 The La Roca Futbol Club would like to thank the nearly 900 soccer players who tried out for teams for the 2012-13 season. The results are listed below. Every effort was made to place as many players as possible. In some cases there were too few…

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