BNSC Italia win opening game
IIn the opening game of the 2014 National Championships. The Boise Nationals U15G Italia team showed no signs of nerves as they overcame Tennessee Soccer Club 3-1.
The Boise Nationals scored early to lead it 1-0 through a strike from Karli Stone. Tennessee tied it up 1-1. in the 35th minute. Italia fug their heals in were rewarded in the 65th minute when Stone added a second from a free kick. Stone then completed her hatrick with a stunning strike 2 minutes later which helped cap a great team performane and sealed the win.
The icing on the cake came afterwards when it was announced that the other two teams in the group tied, which means that BNSC lead the group heading into the 2nd day.
There is no such thing as an easy game at the National Championships and the next two days will see Italia play some more top quality opponents including last years defending national champions.