2/25/2013 – The Penn Fusion U13 Boys Black Team kicked off the pre-spring season as DTS Winter Invitational Champions. In four games, the team scored 14 goals and gave up only 3. In the final championship game, Penn Fusion Black beat a tough Maryland team, Pachuca, 1-0. Coach Ciaran Barrett remarked, “Every player in the final executed their role perfectly which is why we won this tournament; it took hard work, 110% from every player, and taking positive chances to capitalize on opponent mistakes”. Furthermore, the team received favorable comments throughout the tournament from field marshals and referees alike about the team’s technical and tactical skills as well as sportsmanship. Well done Penn Fusion Black and Coach Ciaran Barrett!