For The Madera Tribune
The Madera Magic under-13 travel girls soccer team won the CalNorth Association Cup. Back row, from left, are head coach Myra Alvarez, Fernanda Garcia, Rheanna Montes, Samantha Villalpando, Jazzell Ruiz, Reyna Contreras, Dominique Flores-Loera, Mia Roberts, Autumn Moreno, Leslie Mendoza and team manager Christina Moreno. Front row, from left, are Samantha Ruiz, Cassandra Trinidad, Madison Barba, Lupita Sanchez, Adela Alvarez, Ava Zertuche and Valeria Rocha. Not pictured are Melani Rinder and Andrea Virgen.
The Madera Magic under-13 and under-12 girls soccer travel teams captured CalNorth championships. The under-13 team won the Association Cup while the under-12 team won the Jr. Cup Festival championship.
The Magic’s goal at the beginning of the season was to not only attend the cup tournament, but to win the cup.
The under-13 team has also advanced to the CalNorth President’s Cup in April.