10:59 AM EST, December 4, 2012
The Harford Patriots Soccer Club, an U14 independent boys' soccer team based in Harford County, recently won the SAC Premier Columbus Cup in Columbia. This tournament victory, along with numerous other showcase tournament victories this fall, ranks the team 55th in the nation for its age group. Team players are, front row from left, Robby Kenly, John Sommerfeld, Shane Velez, Daniel DiPeso, Jack Muller, Jake Dawson and Caynnan Taylor; and back row from left, Andy Rosso, Ryan Tarrant, Dylan Wolf, Ben Word, Grant Stefan, Ayden Crew, Zack Collins, Collin Tolson and Jeffrey Otensaek. Eric Baranoski is not pictured. The team is coached by Tim Stefan and Rick Otenasek (not pictured).