Now as both Tucson and ABQ were Copa Frontera competitors the two losses have mathematically eliminated the Mobsters from the Copa competition. Since the competition is only six games total all it takes is one bump in the road and a quirky schedule to gum up the works. And gummed up they were. We'll be ready for next year's comp, of course.
The boys were back at Valley High this past weekend taking on the Fresno Fuego. Valley is proving to be quite friendly to Vegas as they defeated the Southwest Division-leading Fuego by a score of 2-1, including a short-handed go-ahead winner in the match's waning minutes. After all the uncertainty revolving around where to play it's seeming like Valley is a good fit.
Tomorrow the Mobsters are back on the road as they face BYU in Utah. The Cougars, who sit below us in the table, are not lacking for confidence as they're team captain Ethan "Oscar" Meyer (tm LV Mobsters) has guaranteed victory in the video below: