NorCal Premier League Match Day #2

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NorCal Premier League Match Day #2

Over sixty NPL games were played throughout Northern California over the Match Day #1 NPL weekend of September 7th and 8th. Now that week one is in the books, teams will be looking to Match Day #2 games to continue their early season momentum or bounce back from an opening day result. The following are some great Match Day #2 match-ups:

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U17 Girls State Premier 1

Marin Academy September 14th, 2013
 Marin FC 97 Blue                              12:15 PM                       Cal Blues 97 
Marin FC Blue (1-0-0) will be tested in Match Day #2 as they host Cal Blues (1-0-0) in an early season U17 Girls State Premier 1 match-up at Marin Academy. Marin FC Blue come into the match off of an impressive 3-0 win over 2012/13 3rd place finisher ACC Mavericks Fury. Cal Blues will be looking to continue their early season success, coming off their 4-0 victory over Castro Valley United Green.

U14 Boys State Premier 1 West
Trione #2 September 14th, 2013
 Santa Rosa United Arsenal 1:45 PM MVLA Jaguars 99 Blue 
A couple of State Premier 1 West teams, coming off impressive Match Day #1 victories, meet Saturday afternoon at Santa Rosa's Trione field. Santa Rosa United Arsenal (1-0-0) will be looking to keep their top spot in the standings, coming off a 5-1 win vs Tecos in Match Day #1. MVLA (1-0-0) is coming off a 1-0 win away to Mustang Red Bulls. The winner of this early season match will put themselves in a great position to finish in the Top 5 in the league standings and qualify for the NorCal NPL Champions League in the Spring.
U14 Girls State Premier 1
SCYS Park #2 September 14th, 2013
 Santa Clara Sporting 99 Green     5:00 PM              Placer United 00 Red
Two of the 2013 NPL Fall League favorites in the U14 Girls State Premier 1 Division meet in Santa Clara on Saturday night. Santa Clara Sporting (1-0-0) had an impressive 6-0 victory over De Anza Force ECNL on Match Day #1. Placer United (1-0-0) took care of Impact Gold 3-0 in week 1, and will be looking to pick up three points in Santa Clara.  The winner of this match will be in an excellent position to contend for the NorCal NPL Fall League title.
U14 Boys State Premier 1 East
Neighborhood Church #2 September 14th, 2013
 Odyssey South Earthquakes 99 11:00 AM         Monarcas Academy 99 
A couple of strong favorites to win the U14 Boys State Premier 1 East division will face-off in Visalia on Saturday morning. Odyssey South (1-0-0) handled Sacramento United in week 1 with a 5-1 away win. The U13 NPL Champions Cup representative, Monarcas Academy (1-0-0), beat a tough Real Sacramento team 2-0. This will be the first match between the two teams, with the return leg scheduled for 11/2 in Stockton.