Freedom B04 Mendoza scores 34 and wins Anaheim Surf Cup
FFC B04 played their first tournament under Freedom FC and were crowned Champions. The kids out played every team. The 1st game they beat Cypress White 14-0. The 2nd game they played the home team Anaheim Surf and beat them 8-2. The boys played Cypress Blue and beat them 6-1 leading them to the CHAMPIONSHIP GAME beating Surf 6-0. Overall the team scored 34 goals over 4 games and allowed 3 goals against them. Great way to start off under the FFC Banner.
FFC B99 Green - HB Classic Champions
FFC B99 Green brought home the Championship after winning all of their gamesat the HB Classic in Huntington Beach on June 28-29th. The boys were tied for points following a 4-1 win and 5-0 shut out against CDL teams. They never let down and in the final round went up against Carlsbad Lightening. FFC B99 Green showed great strength, an excellent passing game and ultimatelyteam work, clenching a3-2 win to earn the top spot. So proud of our boys! Go Freedom!
Rodriguez B02 Shuts out All as Champs @ SoCal Summer Showcase
Blistering heat on turf the first day and even hotter temps 2nd, Freedom B02 went undefeated, shut out every team, and took home the Championship for our first tournament. The team scored 11 goals over the period of two days and didnt allow any. There was a Van Persieing header, some crossbars, spectacular long goals, and beautiful crosses. The back line held, and the team just played beautiful soccer. Great way to start the season.
Jensen G00 Socal Summer Showcase Champs
Starting the first game with a loss vs Strikers FC, the girls turned it around and beat Legends 2-1 two hours later. Sunday's first game was the tournament hosts (LA Premier) where Freedom G00 defeated them 4-0. Going into the last and final game of evening, the girls either win and take first or lose with nothing.They knocked the ball around and playing it from the back effectively and efficiently. They took thechampionship win with a 2-0 shutout.
Cordoba's U8 boys had a strong showing at SoCal Summer Showcase. The final match included two undefeated teams. LA Premier jumped on top 2-0 at halftime. Freedom fought back displaying grit and capitalized on quick counter attacks, winning 4-3. Hardwork and playing for each other have brought these boys back to back tournament success.
FFC B05 Cordoba takes Swallows Cup
Freedom FC Boys U8 had a strong performance last weekend at the Swallows Cup in San Juan Capistrano. Coming out on top of their pool play, Cordoba's boys came out firing in the semi-final, beating LA Galaxy of South Bay 9-0. It was a great showing of team pressure and capitalizing on scoring opportunities. The boys met tournament host Capo FC in the final. It was a battle to the very end, as Freedom FC earned the championship trophy in a dramatic penalty shoot out. The boys dedicated their championship to their Dads for Fathers Day.
FFC B01 Blue Trantow Swallows Cup Champs
Congratulations to Coach Ian Trantow's Freedom FC BU01 Blue: 2014 Swallows Cup Champions! The boys played awesome this weekend, winning their bracket that included a LA Galaxy Flight 2 team! In the Championship game, the team played great, scoring 5 goals with a decisive 5-1 victory! Overalltwo shutouts, 10 goals scored and only two goals against. What an awesome Father's Day for our Freedom Dads! Way to go Freedom!
Samantha Gitmed Joins WPSL KC Courage
Freedom's first team
Samantha and her team mates on Curt Jensen's G96 team started the club in 2007. In 2013 Samantha signed with Ottawa Universitywhere she broke Freshman records as their GK. Only a year later, Gitmed signs with the Womens Premier Soccer League, KC Courage as their GK. We wish her the best of luck in her new journey in Professional Soccer.
Freedom FC G16 Started out by beating Legends on friday night, then advancing as a wildcard and winning the semifinal against Albion 4-0 before facing a good Crecenta Valley team in the final. We had chance to win, but luck was not on our side
Karyn Bernal Commits to Northern Oklahoma State University
Karyn Bernal commits to Northern Oklahoma State University. Karyn played for Curt Jensen for 4 season, 3 of those 4 years at the premier level. Karyn was captain and leader of the team. It was such a pleasure coaching Karyn, not only was she an outstanding player but one of the finest young ladies I have every known. I'm very proud to be part of Karyn's life. Best of luck Karyn. To see a list of ALL FREEDOM COLLEGE COMMITMENTS, Click HERE.
Danielle Robinson from G18 commits to Menlo College
A product of the talent-rich Inland Empire region of Southern California, the rangydefender rose through the Arsenal FC and Freedom FC youth systemsand says he had no intentions of a professional playing career, prioritizing education both on the field and in the classroom instead of chasing a soccer scholarship at the D1 or D2 levels.