Folsom Fusion wins Association Cup

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The Folsom Fusion soccer team recently won the Northern California under-10 boys’ Association Cup, a tournament that crowns the top select soccer team in Northern California. The Fusion achieved their ultimate goal in dramatic fashion, overcoming a 2-0 halftime deficit in the championship game against a very talented Sunnyvale Scorpions team, scoring four unanswered second half goals and eventually winning 4-2. Overall, the Fusion won all six of their cup matches at the Livermore, CA. venue. During the preliminary round the Fusion had victories over the Healdsburg Hounds, 5-2, Sunnyvale Scorpions 5-3 and Mission Chivas 6-0. The Fusion beat league rival Elk Grove Galaxy 4-0 in the quarterfinals and league rival the Rocklin Trouble 2-1 in the semifinals on their way to eventually hoisting the championship cup. The Fusion, a very unique group of young boys, has displayed an incredible work ethic all season and eventually having it pay off with this championship. Members of the team include Connor Baker, Devin Balzarini, Tanner Boyea, Chris Cearlock, Drew Greco, Sean Kenrow, Grant Leon, Michael McJimsey, Drew Mering, Adam Ratto, Andrew Ratto, Jacob Rodkiewicz and Jason Simon. John Simon and Dave Kenrow coach the team.