The MCU Portland Phoenix U-12 girls’ soccer team, which features players from Cumberland, Falmouth and Portland, won the 2012 Maine State Cup championship with a 2-1 victory over Black Bear United earlier this month. The team will represent Maine in the regional tournament in Lancaster, Penn., starting this week.
Front row (left to right): Kaitlyn Roberts (Windham), Sara Barrett (Windham), Michaela Jordan (Hollis Center).
Second row: Abi Lebel (Falmouth), Katie Steinberg (Cumberland), Sam Gosselin (Windham), Lauren Huether (Cumberland).
Third row: Phoebe Bell (Portland), Maggie Lloyd (Windham), Ewa Varney (Portland), Rachel Hooker (Gorham).
Back row: Hannah Kaplan (Windham), Meghana Clere (Portland), Amelia Waite (Falmouth).
Coach: Craig Fannan.