SSA Red Bulls U13s finish third at Dome

MARQUETTE – The SSA Marquette Red Bulls U13 team took third place in the Superior Dome Soccer Tournament held April 12-14 in Marquette.

In their first contest, the Red Bulls defeated the M&M Shooters, 4-0, behind two goals by Eli Pickard. Ethan Martysz and Kyle Michelson also found the back of the net.

Recording assists were Riley Lindberg, Pickard and Caleb Byma.

Goalkeepers Ben Noble (2) and Lindberg (4) combined for six saves for Marquette.

The Red Bulls then lost to the Howard Hurricanes, 4-2, despite markers by Byma and Pickard. Martysz picked up a helper.

Noble came up with three stops in the first half, Lindberg six in the second.

In their third game, the Red Bulls dumped Alpena FC, 5-1. Pickard notched three markers, while Byma and Zac Holm added single tallies.

Collecting assists were Byma, Austin Swetich, Brenden Lindgren, Pickard and Trevor Salmon.

Noble knocked aside three shots on goal.

Each game, the entire Red Bulls team earned the Outstanding Player Award for their teamwork, according to spokesman Robert Holm.