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The Young Garys of the FC Cincinnati Academy compiled an impressive 5-1-1 record across seven games in cold conditions this weekend. The U13 and U14 squads traveled south to face Javanon FC, while the U15s and U17s played back-to-back days against the academies of Sporting Kansas City and Minnesota United. The U19s faced Indiana Fire Academy and then took the field for an exhibition on Sunday.

A look at how the FC Cincinnati Academy fared in the latest weekend of action:

Saturday, March 26

U13 | Javanon FC 1, FC Cincinnati Academy 1

Luis McVicker scored for the U13s in a deadlock in Greater Louisville.

U14 | Javanon FC 1, FC Cincinnati Academy 3

The U14s took home a decisive win with goals from Ezequiel Bautista, Will Kuisel and Brian Martinez.

U15 | FC Cincinnati Academy 1, Sporting Kansas City Academy 2

Taylor Cogan scored the lone goal for the U15 squad, assisted by Sam Weeter.

U17 | FC Cincinnati Academy 2, Sporting Kansas City Academy 1

A Sam Divis brace led the U17 Orange and Blue to a strong win over the Sporting Kansas City Academy.

U19 | FC Cincinnati Academy 2, Indiana Fire Academy 0

Daniel Samways and Josh Head each scored as the U19s took a home shutout win over the Indiana Fire Academy. Paul Walters recorded the clean sheet in goal.

Sunday, March 27

U15 | FC Cincinnati Academy 4, Minnesota United Academy 0 

The U15s earned a strong and decisive 4-0 win over Minnesota United on Sunday, bouncing back from Saturday’s loss. Shaun Dickerson tallied a brace while Brice Denigan and Taylor Cogan each scored. Cooper Wiseman and Zach Stevens protected the goal for the clean sheet.

U17 | FC Cincinnati Academy 5, Minnesota United Academy 1

Isaac Calderon recorded an impressive hat trick to lead the U17s to their second win in as many days and a rout of Minnesota. Sam Divis added another goal to bring his weekend total to three, and Nick McHenry also scored.

In an exhibition, the U19 squad defeated Minnesota United Academy, 4-1.

UP NEXT:

Only two games are set for this weekend upcoming, with the U15 and U17 squads traveling to face the Chicago Fire Academy.

UPCOMING SCHEDULE:

Saturday, April 2
U15 at Chicago Fire Academy – 12 p.m. CT
U17 at Chiacgo Fire Academy – 2 p.m. CT

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