Several youth soccer teams from the Spokane Valley enjoyed success during the first weekend of competition in the Washington State Youth Soccer Association Five-A Side Tournament.
Teams in the U-8 through U-12/13 divisions played last weekend at Spokane Falls Community College. Teams in the older youth divisions play this weekend.
In all, the tournament attracted nearly 400 teams from around the region. Teams placing in the top four in each division took home trophies and individual ribbons.
Top tournament finishers from the Valley in last weekend’s divisional play were:
Falcons Red, first in U-12 Girls Developmental. Team members include: Tiffany Lektovich, Jennifer Hart, Kailin Henry, Kathleen Blood, Tricia Plante, Kelsey Lincoln, Kendra Black, Jennifer Jewett and Amie Dahnke.
Falcons S, third in U-12 Girls Developmental. Team members include: Holly Arambul, Alicia Hansen, Laura Heath, Natasha Kammerzell, Tia King, Stephanie Simpson and Paige Willingham.
Falcons White, fourth in U-12 Girls Developmental. Team members include: Carrie Henson, Lindsey Poole, Tiffany Nichols, Molly Owen, Kelsey Munro, Erin Clorizio, Kara Tisthamer, Krista Miller and Brittany Tebeau.
Shooting Stars 1, fourth in U-12 Girls Recreational. Team members include: Ashlee Duran, Chelsea Bellino, Jenna Beach, Lauran Intinarelli, Elizabeth Larson and Melissa Michael.
Shooting Stars 2, third in U-12 Girls Recreational. Team members include: Marjorie Smith-Larson, Bonie Carr, Kelcee Moody, Jenna Taylor, Meagan Jarrett and Brittany Disotell.
Fireballs, first in U-8/9 Girls. Team members include: Stephani Davis, Brenna Dreyer, Abigail Goss, Brittney Hartshorn, Rachel Lopez, Kellie Sahlberg, Stephanie Skierka and Lindsey Thompson.
Rockets, second in U-8/9 Girls. Team members include: Alisha Mclean, Mackenzie Carter, Lindy Schofield, Casey Dunken, Stacy Kinney, Alyssa Peterson and Kimberly Adamson.
Little Peles, fourth in U-12/13 Boys Recreational. Team members include: Nick Schmitt, Ben Schmitt, Ben Funkhouser, Shawn Offield, Nick March, Forrest Duba, Toby Slater and Steve Burks.
Steelers White, first in U-12 Boys Developmental. Team members include: Brandon Darnell, Skye Henderson, C.J. Moe, Eric Burke, Mike Person, Cody Nutsch and Ben Fairchild.
Killer Bees, third in U-11 Boys. Team members include: Ryan Orick, Brad Berger, Ryan Quaintance, Torrey Riley, Grant Bruscoe, Jon Nelson, Jake Mehrens, Michael Tate and Andrew Altavilla.
Valley Vipers, fourth in U-9 Boys. Team members include: Jacob Schnibbe, Calvin Grenkavich, Preston Zimmerman, Aaron Gleesing, Kevin Ducar, Sean Flatow and Jeffrey Mann.
Rush, second in U-9 Boys. Team members include: Joey Rush, Bryan Johnson, Devon Moser, Chris Abramson, Nicolas Severn, Jeremy Jacobs and Kyle Smith.
Stars, fourth in U-8 Boys: Team members include: Blaze Vela, Justin Walker, Jordon Priebe, James Agen, Josh Walker, Robert Wulf, Alexa Morales and Ryan Hadley.