SRU Freeze reach Surf Cup semis

DEL MAR – Of the five girls teams and one boys team from Sonoma County entered in this summer's Surf Cup youth soccer tournament here, the Trisha Ziemer-coached Santa Rosa United U15 Freeze are the sole Santa Rosa United team to advance to Monday's semifinal round.

The SRU Freeze will face San Diego Surf White in one semifinal matchup at 9 a.m. while Albion SC USA (San Diego) will go against SoCal Blues Draluck (Costa Mesa) in the other semifinal. The two winners will meet at 2 p.m. for the title of the prestigious tournament.

Freeze advanced to the semis with pool play results of 0-0 vs. Slammer FC (Santa Ana), 1-0 over NW Nationals Red (Wash.) and a 1-1 draw with Carlsbad Elite.

In the quarterfinals Freeze downed Tampa Bay (Fla.) United, 2-0.