High school soccer is often overlooked. However, it can be some of the most exciting and intense games around. College recruiters are always on the lookout for the next Messi or Ronaldo, so these games mean a lot to the players. Here are five of the greatest high school soccer games in history. Who knows? One of these games may have been your team’s biggest upset!
1. The Texas 5A State Championship game between Laredo Alexander and Houston Cypress Ranch
The 2006 Texas 5A State Championship game between Laredo Alexander and Houston Cypress Ranch was one of the most hotly contested games in recent memory. With the score tied at 1-1 in the dying minutes, it looked like the game was headed to overtime. However, Laredo’s Mauricio Gutierrez had other ideas. He scored a stunning goal in the 89th minute to give his team the lead. The game ended 2-1, and Laredo went on to win the state title.
2. Servite High School from Anaheim took on De La Salle High School from Concord.
In 2012, two of California’s top high school soccer teams faced off in the CIF Southern Section Division I final. Servite High School from Anaheim took on De La Salle High School from Concord. The game was a back-and-forth affair, with neither team able to take control. In the end, it was Servite who emerged victorious, winning 3-2 in a thrilling match.
3. Mamaroneck High School took on Suffern High School
The 2013 New York Class AA State Championship game featured two of the best high school soccer teams in the country. Mamaroneck High School took on Suffern High School in a battle of undefeated teams. Mamaroneck came out on top, winning 1-0 in a hard-fought match.
4. Miami Sunset Senior High School taking on Clearwater Central Catholic High School.
The 2014 Florida Class 4A State Championship game was another classic matchup. This time, it was Miami Sunset Senior High School taking on Clearwater Central Catholic High School. The game went to overtime, and it was Miami Sunset who finally found the back of the net, winning 2-1.
5. Saint Francis High School from Mountain View took on De La Salle High School from Concord
of the most recent high school soccer games to make our list is the 2017 California Interscholastic Federation Division I final. The game featured two of the best teams in the country, as well as two of the best players. Saint Francis High School from Mountain View took on De La Salle High School from Concord. The game was decided in overtime, with De La Salle’s Ulysses Llanez scoring the golden goal to give his team the win.
The importance of teamwork in high school soccer
Teamwork is key to success in any sport, but especially in high school soccer. When everyone is working together as one, the team can achieve things they never thought possible. High school soccer is a great way to learn teamwork skills that will carry over into your future career. Being part of a team requires cooperation, communication, and dedication, all of which are important life skills. if you want to be successful in life, it’s important to learn how to work well with others.
How long are high school soccer games
High school soccer games typically last for two halves of 45 minutes each. However, if the game is tied at the end of regulation, it will go into overtime. Overtime is typically 10 minutes long, and the team who scores first wins the game. If the game is still tied after overtime, it will go to a shootout. In a shootout, each team takes turns trying to score from the penalty spot. The team who scores the most goals in the shootout wins the game.