New Orleans Jesters crowned NPSL U19 Gulf Coast Champions


Tallhassee, FL.  The New Orleans Jesters U19’s stormed back from a two goal deficit at half time to beat Tallahassee SC 4-2 and claim the 2022 NPSL Gulf Coast U19 Championship Saturday morning in Tallahassee Florida. Head coach Igor Siscov guided the squad to victory as they produced a rousing four goal second half performance.


Russell Brown led the way with a goal and two assists.  David Arzu scored and added an assist with Santos Cacho and Jesus Rivera also both tallying for the Jesters.


Veteran goalkeeper Lamoy Graham produced a strong second half display after conceding twice in the first 45 minutes.


Tallahassee finished first in the regular season with four wins and a tie including two close wins versus the Jesters.


New Orleans’ championship road win against top seeded Tallahassee SC follows last Sunday’s 2-1 road win versus SSSC.


The U19 squad, with the NPSL U19 Trophy, will be recognized at next Saturday’s night season opening NPSL match as the Jesters take on AFC Mobile (7 PM, Pan Am Stadium) .


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