Women's Youth National Team

USA Women's Youth Team Takes UANA Junior Pan Am Gold With 11-6 Victory Over Brazil

July 15, 2014

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Riverside, CA - July 15 - The United States and Brazil matched up in the Gold Medal game of the UANA Junior Pan American Championships. Both teams played hard but the USA came out on top to win the gold medal 11-6.  Aria Fischer and Jordan Raney led the USA’s offense with three goals each. Carlee Kapana started in goal for the United States and made seven saves while Victoria Chamorro made nine saves for Brazil.

Fischer scored in the first minute of the game to give the USA the early lead but Samanta Rezende answered for Brazil. Raney scored to pull the USA ahead 2-1. Izabella Chiappini responded with a goal 30 seconds later for Brazil to tie the score at two. Fischer regained the lead for the USA but Chiappini answered once again to knot the game at three to end the quarter. 

The United States took control of the lead in the second quarter with five goals by Amber McCutcheon, Devin Grab, Brianna Daboub, Raney, and Mary Brooks while Diana Abla scored Brazil’s only goal to make the score 8-4 going into half time.

In the third quarter, Brazil shortened the USA’s lead with two goals by Abla, and Adhara Santoro. The USA did not score in the quarter but still held an 8-6 lead at the end of the quarter. Raney, Fischer, and Haley Wan all scored in the fourth quarter to solidify the USA’s win with a final score of 11-6.

 Scoring- Scoresheet

United States 11 (3,5,0,3) Aria Fischer (3), Jordan Raney (3), Amber McCutcheon (1), Devin Grab (1), Brianna Daboub (1), Mary Brooks (1), Haley Wan (1)

Brazil 6 (3,1,2,0) Samanta Rezende (1), Izabella Chiappini (2), Diana Abla (2), Adhara Santoro (1)




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