2001 Girls ODP Finish 3rd at National Tournament


PHOENIX, Ariz. (March 5, 2017) — Winners were crowned Sunday at the 2017 US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (US Youth Soccer ODP) Championships at the Reach 11 Sports Complex in Phoenix, Ariz. Florida won the 2001 Girls title, while NYSW placed 3rd.

2017 US Youth Soccer ODP Champions:

   2000 Girls Champion – California South

   2001 Girls Champion – Florida 

   2000 Boys Champion – Eastern Pennsylvania

   2001 Boys Champion – California South

Players try out for the high-level US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program through a series of trials at their US Youth Soccer State Association. Those selected are exposed to some of the nation's best coaches, trainers and facilities.

US Youth Soccer ODP is the original Olympic development program. It is the only elite player development program that can claim members of Major League Soccer and the National Women’s Soccer League, as well as a majority of current and past national and youth national team members, as alumni. With programs in all 55 State Associations, as well as regional, national and international tournaments, US Youth Soccer ODP continues to offer development and exposure opportunities to any player, regardless of hometown or club affiliation. 

The New York State West Youth Soccer Association 2001 Girls represented US Youth Soccer Region 1 in the tournament.  They advanced to the national tournament by winning the Region 1 ODP Tournament. Top goal scorers for NYSW were Olivia Damico with 2, and Victoria McKnight with 1.

 2001G Schedule

Date Time Field Home Score Away Status
Fri Mar 03 1:00 PM Field 11 New York West 01 (NY-W) 0–3 Cal South 01 (CA-S) Final
Fri Mar 03 3:00 PM Field 12 Florida 01 (FL) 3–0 Iowa 01 (IA) Final
Date Time Field Home Score Away Status
Sun Mar 05 8:30 AM Field 14 Iowa 01 (IA) 2–3 New York West 01 (NY-W) Final
Date Time Field Home Score Away Status
Sun Mar 05 8:30 AM Field 13 Cal South 01 (CA-S) 1–4 Florida 01 (FL) Final