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    CU15G Recap: August 14, 2016

    Curacao (pictured) gathers for a group photo after its CONCACAF U-15 Girls' Championship match against Barbados on August 14, 2016, in Orlando, Florida.

    ORLANDO, Florida – Curacao (3W-0D-0L, 9 points) and Bermuda (3-0-0, 9) sealed quarterfinal berths in the 2016 CONCACAF U-15 Girls’ Championship quarterfinals, finishing first in Group D and Group E, respectively, with wins on Sunday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

    The Curacaoans registered a third shutout in a 3-0 victory over Barbados (2-0-1, 6) as Jathsury Rosa scored a pair of second-half goals. 

    Bermuda outdistanced Antigua & Barbuda (0-0-3, 0), 7-1, on a hat-trick from Leilanni Nesbeth, who is tournament’s joint-top scorer with six goals.

    Maria Luisa Colon scored three goals and first-place Puerto Rico improved to 4-0-0 in Group C with a 5-1 win over St. Vincent & the Grenadines (0-0-3, 0), while St. Lucia edged Grenada, 2-1, to jump into second place and remain in quarterfinal contention.

    In other games, the Cayman Islands (2-0-1, 6) topped the Bahamas (1-0-2, 3) for its second Group E win in a row. Anguilla (1-0-2, 3) ended its CU15G campaign on a positive note, triumphing 2-0 over the US Virgin Islands (0-0-3, 0) in Group D. 

    Expanded coverage will follow later … click here for all the CU15G news, statistics and features.

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    2016 CONCACAF U-15 Girls’ Championship

    Quarterfinal Pairings (all times ET)

    Wednesday – August 17, 2016

    9:00 a.m. -- USA v Bermuda; Canada v Curacao

    11:00 a.m. -- Group B runner-up v Group C runner-up; Puerto Rico v Group A runner-up

     

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