LVU 01 Girls Finish in Semi-Finals of NPL National Championship!

Congratulations to the Lehigh Valley United 01 Girls Team, who competed in the NPL National Championships this past weekend. The girls put on an excellent performance, going 2-1 in group play with two shut outs, placing them in the semi-finals against last year's Defending National Champions, finishing out the tournament as a top 4 team in the nation!

"We are very proud to say the LVU 2001 girls can now be known as one of the top 4 teams nationally!  It has been a great run for the team and a fantastic experience for the girls and parents!  The Team and Parents appreciate the dedication and commitment put forth by the girls and Coach Manny to get us here!" -Team Manager Greg Schaller

This team, under the coaching and leadership of Manny Oudin is comprised of elite players from all across the Lehigh Valley. The roster, as well as some of their past accomplishments, can be found below.

Gianna Albanese - Emmaus High School
Alexa Ryan - Emmaus High School
Lily Schmitt - Emmaus High School

Brooke Bisko - Bethlehem Catholic
Kate Bonshak - Whitehall High School
Sofia Pittas - Whitehall High School

Abbi Czarnecki - Northampton High School
Bailey Groff - Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School
Emily Jordan - Southern Lehigh High School
Gabrielle Oudin - Moravian Academy
Maddi Monka - Boyertown High School
Raeanne King - Boyertown High School

Ava Schaller - Parkland High School 
Kate Sixsmith - Central Catholic High School
Abby McMullen - Central Catholic High School 
Jada Tha- Quakertown High School
Sasha Vassallo - Perkiomen High School

The team has worked diligently to achieve a #1 Ranking in the state and a #8 national ranking in 2016 (GotSoccer)!  Other accomplishments over the past year include:

2016 - EDP Spring League 1st Division Champions
2016 - FC Delco Players Cup Semi-Finalists
2016 - Jefferson Cup Semi-Finalists
2015 - Bethesda Premier Cup Champions
2015 - WAGS Finalists
2015 - Lou Ramos Classic ​​Champions

Great Job and way to represent LVU Girls!