(SANTA BARBARA, CA) Santa Barbara SC’s B03 Elite team will face their final and most lofty challenge this week (July 19-24, 2022) as they battle to secure the club’s fifth National Championship.
The team has achieved plenty of noteworthy successes along the way, including:
2020 Surf Cup Champions
2020 Coast Soccer League Champions
2021 National Cup Champions
2021 Far West Regional Champions
2021 National Tournament Semi-Finalist
2022 Coast Soccer League Champions
2022 Coast Regional League Champions
2022 National Cup Champions
But now, their eyes are set on the crown at the Unites States Youth Soccer National Championship Series held in Orlando, Florida.
Coaching staff, Rudy Ybarra and Oscar Hernandez, feel the team is ready for the challenge. Their athletes have been training and competing against some of the best competition in the Tri-Counties prior to taking the stage in Florida.
The team will play three games in bracket play, beginning on Tuesday, July 19th. They must advance to play in the Semi-Finals on Saturday, July 23rd, and then the Finals on Sunday, July 24th.
“The team has been training very well and has played solid in the scrimmages, this is a talented group and has an attacking mentality. The team will do all we can to bring back another National Championship to the Central Coast. We want to add that 5th star to the Santa Barbara Soccer Club Logo” said Coach Ybarra.