The Powerstrikers U13 boys team placed first in the Red Division of the Memorial Day Challenge Tournament on May 26-28. The games were played in Schaumburg and Palatine. In the first game, the boys defeated Fox Valley Bayern by a score of 3-0. In the second game they beat MAFC Legends (from Brighton, MI) 5-2. The third game was a 1-1 tie against FC-1. In the championship game the boys triumphed over MAFC Legends by a score of 2-1. The players and parents enjoyed the tournament despite scorching temperatures and plan on returning next year.