Taking home the titles
The ConVal Soccer Club U12 girls team won the B Division championship at the Amherst Soccer Club Memorial Day Tournament. The team, made up of 5th and 6th graders from SMS, went 5-0 over the weekend and outscored their opponents 21-2. In the finals, ConVal beat World Cup of Greater Nashua 2-1. Front row, from left: Lily Dell, Elizabeth Robbins-Cole, Abbe Riffle and Mackenzie Costello; back row: assistant coach Derek Sorbello, Rachel Hurley, Lindsey Carey, Faith Ohnesorge, Sienna Sorbello, Isabella Eliot, assistant coach Mike Costello, Rachyl Parslow, Bronwyn Tyler-Wall and head coach Jamie Hurley.
The ConVal Soccer Club U13 boys team defeated Ocean State Soccer School (RI) 5-3 in the finals of the Amherst Soccer Club Memorial Day Tournament. Max Sturges scored three goals, while Jackson Perry and Matt Kolk each added a goal in the finals. The team was 5-0 overall and won all three pool game by outscoring its opponents 14-3. ConVal also won 4-1 in the semifinals. Front row, from left: Brandon Kemmet, Hunter Mathewson, Max Sturges, Adam Pattavina, Matt Kolk, Micah Black, Aiden Phillips and Ethan Phillips; back row: coach Gavin Sturges, Oliver Bride, Joe Dupont-Roche, Jordan Cooper, Aiden Hall, Tim Burgess, Palmer Timmons, Jackson Perry, Cameron Merwede; not pictured: Lukas Kaiser.