Asheville Shield finish their 2015/2016 season with an awesome second place finish in the U16B division, losing in the finals against a resilient CASL squad ( same team we bested 5-4 the night previous). Collected more hardware for our young team. Wilmington( tournament host), and our opponents very gracious, and couldn’t be happier with our … Continue reading Season ends with impressive showing in established tournament
Manager’s Post: As the league season winds down, we are extremely encouraged by our first season of true league play. Starting extremely strong, we eventually fell victim to injury, and roster changes, still finishing in the middle of the pack amongst teams/ clubs that have been established for decades. Couldn’t be prouder of our young … Continue reading Strong first showing in League Competition – Continued Growth Ahead!
From the Manager: Asheville Shield secured a solid 3rd place in our division with an amazing win over PRAA Couva this past Saturday. A tie breaking goal with under 3 minutes to play, combined with an amazing keeper stop on a PK as time had expired, truly shows the mental toughness of this squad. We … Continue reading Shield Records Impressive Victory on 03/05
After barely four training sessions, two of which were held indoors because of bad weather, Shield played amazingly well at the 2016 Adidas Cup. To start of the tournament, we held the Mint Hill Mustangs at 1-1. Our first game revealed Shield is a team with heart and great potential. The second match of the … Continue reading 2016 Adidas Cup