Region II: Sporting KC Academy (KS)


How they got to Nationals

Sporting KC Academy (KS) defended it's Kansas State Cup Championship by defeating Dodge City Bulls (KS) in the finals. At the 2014 Region II Championships, Sporting KC shut out its opponents in the group stage and scored seven goals to earn a 3-0 record. Sporting FC conceded its first goal of the tournament to OP Green (OH-S), but the Kansas squad scored four goals of its own to advance to the finals. Abdu Kikhia scored four of his six goals in the finals against Alliance ASC Pro18 (MI), and Sporting KC secured a spot in the National Championship with a 6-3 win.

National Championship Series History

State Champs: 2013, 2014

Region Champs: 2014

National League Tied Red for 7th: 2014

Key Players

2014 Region II Championships group leading scorer: Abdu Kikhia (6) 

Coach Info

Matt Trumpp

USSF Nationals C Coaching License

Playing Career: Baker College
Coaching Career: Olathe East High School, Sporting Blue Valley
Boys U14 CHAMPS (0085)-----Sporting KC Academy (KS) (SC)-L