West Coast Players Sweep Accolades at US Youth Soccer Association ODP Championships


Two West Coast FC players from Braeden Cloutier’s Boys U16 Premier Team represented Cal South’s ODP team at the ODP Championships in Frisco, Texas on March 21-22. Juan "Crabby" Gutierrez captained the 1993 Cal South ODP squad, backed between the posts by West Coast teammate and goalkeeper Will Whiddon. Cal South defeated Oklahoma’s ODP team 4-3 to win the Championship, lead by Gutierrez’ two goals in overtime. USYSA awarded Gutierrez the Golden Boot for his outstanding play, and awarded Whidden the Golden Glove for the top goalkeeper in the tournament.