Hawks FC Charger's 00-01 Elite girls Advance to Round of 16!
Our HFC Charger's 00-01 Elite girls have advanced to the State Cup round of 16 for the second consecutive year! The girls took 2nd place in their group, finishing with a record of 2 wins and 1 loss. This result has secured them a place in next season's Florida State Premier League which will be the 3rd consecutive year of playing in that highly competitive league. We congratulate our girls on this tremendous achievement!
FHFC U16 Girl's Chargers Elite knew they were in for a battle at Region C Cup final four. In the semi-final the girl's faced a very strong Braden River side, and after taking the 1-0 lead, they tied at 1-1 in the final minute of injury time. Following overtime, the FHFC Girls found victory in penalty kicks putting them into the Cup Final. The Cup final was another tense match against Strictly Soccer SC. This time the opponent was the first to strike and held a 1-0 lead until the final 8 minutes of the match. Strictly Soccer managed a goal in overtime to pull out the 2-1 victory. We are proud of the courageous battle our U16's fought through playing over 220 minutes in less than 24 hours. The U16 FHFC Girl's Chargers Elite will be proud to represent Region C in President's Cup.
FHFC U15 Boy's Chargers Elite found themselves in a tough semi-final matchup against WFF Pasco. Both teams were level though regulation and the match was finally decided in overtime. Our FHFC scored a tremendous goal to win the match 2-1 sending them through to the Cup Final on Sunday morning.
Due to the lengthy weather delay on Saturday, the boy's semi-final did not end until 8:30pm, in less than 12 hours the boys had to return for their Cup final. In the final our boy's faced a strong Four Corners FC team and came up short in the Championship match. We are so proud of these boys and the perseverance they have shown, and our U15 FHFC Chargers Elite Boys will proudly represent Region C at the Interstate Cup.
FHFC U14 Boy's Chargers Elite found a difficult opponent in their semi-final match against FC Tampa. Regulation ended in a draw. After 20 minutes of overtime, the game was decided in penalty kicks. Our FHFC U14 goalkeeper made some crucial saves to help his team to victory, advancing the boy's to the Region C Cup final on Sunday. In the Cup Final our U14 FHFC Chargers Elite boy's met a Charger team from Clearwater. After falling behind 1-0 our boy's battled back and tied it during the 2nd half. They scored 2 goals in overtime to provide a convincing 3-1 victory providing the boys with a well deserved Region C Championship! The U14 FHFC Boy's Chargers Elite are proud to represent Region C in the President's Cup competition!
FHFC U14 Girl's Blue met a strong competitor in their semi-final against Celtic FC. Both teams had several scoring chances but neither team could find the net through regulation time and two overtime periods. The game went to penalty kicks with Celtic FC narrowly coming out on top. We are so proud of our U14 girl's and the resolve and character the girl's showed throughout the Region C Cup competition.
Florida Hawks FC U11 Girl's White team are the 2016 Gator Showcase Champions
We would like to congratulate our Florida Hawks FC U11 girl's white team for becoming the Gator Showcase Champions over President's Day weekend. This team competed in a very difficult bracket at the showcase and showed their true character and competitive spirit. We congratulate the girls and Coach Elaine Debrigard on this fantastic accomplishment!
Florida Hawks FC U12 Girl's Blue 3rd Place at Disney President's Tournament
The Florida Hawks FC U12 Girls completed a fantastic showing at the Disney President's Day Soccer Tournament. They battled through 3 games, defeating an opponent from Pennsylvania and advanced to the Semi-Final on President's Day. In the Semi Final against Team Boca, they played outstanding but unfortunately lost by the narrow score of 1-0. We congratulate the girls and coach Kyle Nicholls on an outstanding tournament!
Hawks FC Chargers Elite 00-01 Girl's Conquer 3rd Place at Disney
Congratulations to our Hawks FC Chargers Elite 00-01 Girls for their great showing at the prestigious Disney Girl's Showcase over New Years. On their run to 3rd place, the girl's defeated the Western NY State Champions and tied the Alabama State Champs. In the 3rd place match the HFC girls defeated the Nationally ranked 17th SAC from Maryland, 1-0. Outstanding performance by the first Hawks FC team to play in the Disney Showcase!