San Diego California - The 11th annual Aztec Cup crowned Cal Poly Slo Mens Soccer Club the Premier Division Champion. They beat San Deigo State mens in a penality shootout to defeat the two times Aztec Cup Champion. SDSU did not come out empty handed, the San Diego State B team did capture the Gold Division over LMU. A great win for SDSU over a strong WCSA primier division side. All three finals were determined by pentality kick as University of Arizona Women club defeated University of San Diego Women Club team in the Women Final.
SDSU would like to congratulate the 26 teams that attended the 2016 Aztec Cup, will special thanks to Gonzaga, Colorado State University, Utah Valley University, Arizona State University, and University of Arizona Men and Women teams for attending. Your participation helps makes this one of the premier events in the Nationals. All finals were decided in PKs with Cal Poly Slo, SDSU Black, and the University of Arizona Women winning their respective divisions. For all results please click on schedule link.
Premier Men: Cal Poly Slo defeated SDSU 4-2 in PK.
Gold Men: SDSU Black defeated LMU 5-3 in PK
Women: UofA defeated USD 5-4 in PK.
Special Thanks to our Sponsors:
We would like to thank Flite Soccer, McDonalds, SoccerNation, Hotspurs USA, SDSU Sports Club, USD Recreation Department, Eteam solutions, Off the Chain Bike Tours, and all our volunteers to help make this event possible.
Special Awards Winners
Gold Glove: Caitlyn Leahy - University of Arizona
Golden Boot: Katelyn Leahy - University of Arizona
Tournament MVP: Mogran Frank - University of Arizona
Gold Glove: Fadi Zako - SDSU Black
Golden Boot: Thierry Baldacci - LMU
Tournament MVP: David Alexander - SDSU Black
Gold Glove: Drew Tepping - SDSU
Golden Boot: Jeff Gaebler - Arizona
Adam Kulpa Tournament MVP: Kian Noghsoodnia - Cal Poly Slo
Keeper War - Special Thanks to Christian Barajas for capturing the title.
Crossbar Challange - Congratulation to SDSU Black for winning the event.
3v3 Soccer Tournament - Congratulation to Utah Valley University for winning the event.
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