PFA Cosmos Green, a U13 boys travel soccer team, clinched first place three weeks before the end of the season in the National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) Division 4 and will advance to Division 3 in the Fall. The Cosmos have a record of 6 wins, 0 losses and 2 ties, with 19 goals scored and only 4 allowed. Led by new coach David Mongey, the Cosmos improved on last season's 7th place finish. This season marks the third time in the last four seasons the Cosmos have advanced in the highly competitive NCSL. Their advancement to NCSL's Division 3 is PFA's current high water mark for boys teams.
The Cosmos started the season with a 6-0 victory over the Stafford Revolution. That victory keyed a six-game shutout streak that saw the Cosmos reach a record of 6-0-0, with 15 goals scored and 0 allowed. The Cosmos hope to end the season on a high note with a victory in their final league game against the Thunder Soccer Club on June 5 at Hallowing Point Park and a strong showing in the Southern MD Classic Tournament in Charles County on June 18-19.
The Cosmos are always looking for hard-working players who love soccer. Tryouts for will be held the first two weeks of June for the 2011-12 season. Interested players born after August 1, 1997 should contact Coach Rob Brashears (410-353-6049, email@example.com
), Coach David Mongey (David_Mongey@msn.com
), or Joeday Newsom (301-648-2945, firstname.lastname@example.org
) for times, locations and dates.