While the best players in the world are on the pitch in Russia, a talented team of soccer players from the Coachella Valley are on the pitch in Hawaii.
U16 Desert United-Coachella boys’ soccer team touched down in Honolulu on June 16th for the 2018 U.S. Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championship.
More than 210 teams, including 3 former U.S. youth soccer national champions or finalists are in paradise competing along with our valleys very own.
U16 Desert United-Coachella punched their ticket to quarterfinals after surviving preliminary play going 2-1 defeating a team from Oregon and Colorado.
For schedule/results: https://www.usyouthsoccer.org/tournaments/2018-far-west-regional-championships/