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| Armed Forces Sports | May 10, 2016
Marine Cpl. Adrian Brown (Left-Red) hits the go-ahead goal against Army to defeat them 1-0 in Match Four of the Armed Forces Men's Soccer Championship at Fort Benning, Ga, 6-14 May 2016. (Photo by Mr. Steven Dinote)
The Marine Corps scores to defeat Army 1-0 in the 2016 Armed Forces Men's Soccer Championship at Fort Benning, Ga. The 2016 Championship is held from 6 to 14 May featuring teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force. Coast Guard personnel are competing on the Navy team. (Photo by Mr. Steven Dinote)
Marine Cpl. Adrian Brown pounds in a rebound during the 33rd
minute, dropping Army 1-0 to win match four of the 2016 Armed Forces Men’s
Soccer Championship held at Fort Benning, Ga. on 9 May.
Marine Corps’ offense continued to work their opponent’s
defense hard and found the back of the net on Brown’s solid kick off a rebound.
In the final minutes of the match, Army unleashed a barrage
of shots on goal. However, the Marine
defenders held the line raising their record to 1-1.
The 2016 Armed Forces Championship format consists of round
robin play, where each team faces one another once for seeding. The top two best records will face one
another in the championship match to claim the 2016 Armed Forces crown.
MARINE CORPS SCORING SUMMARY
#10 Lance Cpl. Adrian Brown (33')
ARMY SCORING SUMMARY
Army - #5 SSG Arter Sweatman (16'); #4 CPT
Andrew Hyres (53')(Second of Tournament/Will sit out next
match); #8 PFC
Alan Ibarra (59')
Marine Corps - #15 Cpl Darrin Vogel (4')
Army - #3 SPC Raul Quinones (83')
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