Coach Josh Villalobos and the Lightning 01 Girls Elite were finalists at the CESA tournament September 22 in Greenville, SC. The girls had an outstanding weekend of soccer but were beaten by CESA Pre-ECNL in the final.
Olympic Development Program Selections
Three players from the AFC Lightning 97 Elite team were selected to the Olympic Development Program’s Georgia 1997 Boys State team. Alexander Jones, Jake Mathis, and Jake Sayer were selected during the tryouts on September 15.
For a complete list of AFC Lightning players selected to Georgia ODP rosters please click here.
AFC Lightning's 03 Yellow Girls academy team won the CESA tournament Sept 22 in Greenville, SC. The girls won all four matches at the event defeating Concorde North White 5-1 in the final. Here is a link with the results from the weekend.
Coach Kevin Chilvers and the Lightning 00 Girls Premier were finalists at the CESA tournament September 22 in Greenville, SC. The girls had an outstanding weekend of soccer but were beaten by Carolina Rapids in the final. Full results can be found here: http://www.carolinaelitesc.com/Schedules/61543637/61543714.html
98 Girls Elite Atlanta Cup Champions
The AFC Lightning 98 Girls Elite team went undefeated all weekend at the 2013 Publix Atlanta Cup and were crowned Champions on Labor Day. Congratulations to Coach Andy Thompson and the team on an outstanding weekend.
03 Boys Gold Atlanta Cup Champions
The AFC Lightning 03 Boys Gold team was the Champion at the Publix Atlanta Cup Tournament that occurred August 31 – September 2, 2013. The team was undefeated going 4-0-1 in the tournament. They beat SSA Chelsea Blue in the finals 2-1. Congratulations to the team on an outstanding weekend of soccer. The team is coached by Kerem Daser.