Strikers end season as runners-up

Published 10:08 pm Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The Suffolk Strikers are, front row from left, Cole Bailey, Kenny Robinson, Hart Parker, Michael Luzzatto, Michael Quirin, back row from left, assistant coach Kelly Hill, Andrew Luchenbill, Kenyon Strickland, Garrett Fuller, coach Ricky Brooks, Jacob Womack, Shayne Brooks, Cameron Hill, assistant coach Don Luzzatto and Daniel McManaway. Caleb Walter is not pictured.

The Suffolk Strikers finished second in the 14U Blue Division of the season-ending Tidewater Area Soccer League Tournament at the Hampton Roads Soccer Complex in Virginia Beach. The Strikers are an advanced team at Suffolk Youth Athletic Association.

In the preliminary round, the Strikers beat the Western Branch Soccer Club Hurricanes 5-1 and lost to the Chesapeake United Sabers 6-0.

In the semifinal game, the Strikers beat the NYSL Hawks on penalty kicks after the game ended in a 2-2 tie. Chesapeake United won the championship game over the Strikers 6-1.

Email newsletter signup