NRU Travel teams had a busy weekend with multiple games across both our white and blue teams this past weekend.
The Blue teams squared off with VBR Star on Saturday at the VT Recreation Turf in a CCL exhibition block. NRU finished the day with 7 wins, 5 losses and 1 draw. All of our teams shown very well against the CCL competition, especially our 2003 Girls and 2007 Boys. Our 2007 boys won their match convincingly 8 - 1, while the 2003 girls fought back from a 2 - 0 halftime deficit to win the match 3 - 2.
On Sunday, NRU hosted Central Virginia United in Skyline play, picking 7 wins, 3 losses, and 3 draws on the day. The 2005 Boys won in convincing fashion 5 - 0, with an overall excellent team performance.
The White teams faced stiff competition across the BRSL league schedule finishing the weekend with 1 win and 4 losses.
Performer of the weekend - Kylene Monaghan - 2003 Girls - Relentless effort during the VBR Star match both in defense and attack. Provided a composed figure during the game linking passes and organizing the group. Scored the match winner on Saturday.
Academy & Rec
Academy games were rained out this past weekend. NRU Academy closes the season this weekend with games against Christiansburg and an upcoming tournament in Greensboro, NC.
Rec games continued this past weekend and close out the season within the next week. Thank you to everyone who sent in fantastic Rec photos! Check them out on our Facebook Page
NRU travel teams finish up the last weekend of regular season play with fixtures against SOCA and Valley!
NRU Futsal Registration is now open!