Botafogo Earns MRL Premier Division Berth!

Posted by Phil Nielsen on Oct 24 2010 at 12:56PM PDT in 2010-11

Team Chicago Academy-Botafogo swept all 3 MRL First Division games this weekend in Grand Rapids, MI to claim the First Division title and a berth into the MRL Premier Division for 2011.

Finishing the season with a 7-0-1 record, Botafogo claimed the title 9 points ahead of the 2nd place team. Playing Waza FC in today’s final game, Botafogo secured a comfortable 3-0 win on goals by Rachele Armand, Dani Pitaro, and Jenna Romano, assisted by Hope D’Addario (3).

On Saturday Botafogo beat both Michigan Jaguars and Grand Rapids Crew by 2-0 on goals by Jenna Romano (2), Meegan Johnston, and Kelly Langlas assisted by Hope D’Addario (2), Zoey Goralski, Dani Pitaro, and Gianna Dal Pozzo.

Kiley Dunning earned all 3 shutouts in goal.