In 1940, Lloyd Johnson had the vision of serving Santa Cruz County with the very best in quality tires and service. Lloyd’s Tire Service, now one of the nation’s largest independent Michelin dealers, has been family owned and operated ever since. Today, Lloyd’s grandson Larry Johnson and his partner Dean Schwartz continue the family tradition by offering the very best in service, quality and pricing. And most importantly, they keep customers safe on the road with auto repair and service performed by ASE Certified Technicians along with quality Michelin, BF Goodrich, and Yokohama tires.
On Sunday, January 20th, the SCC Breakers 01B White won the 2013 Northern California Championship in Turlock. The State Cup Championship tournament began in September with 160 U11 teams competing in the preliminary round. By January, the Breakers were 4-0 in State Cup matches, and they traveled to Turlock on January 11th to finish the second round of competition. After finishing the second round, their record was 6-0, and the team advanced to the elimination round where they went 3-0, defeating Santa Clara Sporting Black in the final 5-4 to claim the title. The Breakers outscored opponents 38-12. Prior to winning the state title, the team finished atop their fall league, the top division in CYSA for district 2, in November.
The team is comprised of thirteen 10 and 11 year olds from: Soquel, Santa Cruz, Aptos, Watsonville, and Salinas. They are: Julian Contreras, Danny Dahel, Connor Dawson, Mason Escalante, Mario Hernandez, Tony Hueso, Jeremiah Lopez, Bryan Marinez, Kelly McGinn, Jaden Ngo, Zach Rivas, Richie Rutledge, and Quinn Sprague. They are coached by Raul Olvera.
Breakers 01G (U11) Girls win championship at Fall District Cup 2012.
The Breakers 01G played in the top Gold division of Fall District Cup. The Breakers started the tournament off with a tough 0-1 loss against San Bruno Tornados. They came back in their second game with a 3-1 win over South San Jose Strikers. The second day of the tournament, the girls started off with a match against Central SC Valley Pride. They won 3-1 against the Pride, giving them enough points to head to the championship game. The girls ended up facing the San Bruno Tornados again in the final match. Breakers won 2-0 in the final, giving them a great comeback and tournament win.
The Breakers 01G Girls are coached by Jessica Perkin.
Breakers 02B Blue win the championship at the Breakers Halloween Cup.
The Breakers 02B Blue team consisted of all 03’ age group players for the tournament. They had a tough first game against Evergreen United, but came out with a 2-1 win. Their 2nd game was a 4-0 shut-out against West Marin. The second day of the tournament, they started out with a 6-0 shut-out against Walnut Creek Liverpool, sending them to the final. They went on to win the championship game 4-0 against Los Gatos United Jaguars.
Breakers 02B Blue are coached by Mickey Duran.
Breakers 01B Blue U11 Boys won first place at the UC Premier SoccerPalooza in Union City, CA. They tied their first game of the tournament 2-2 against Liverpool and won their second, 3-1 against local Santa Cruz FC Revolution. The Breakers came back the next day and beat Atlas 5-0, sending them to the championship. The Breakers won the championship 2-1, in a hard fought match against Titans Red 01.
Breakers 97G U15 Girls won first place at the SASC Medina Classic, competing in the Premier division. They won their first game against SASC Top Gun 97G 2-0 and then went onto another 2-0 shutout against MVLA Pride 97G Black. The next day they continued their success with another 2-0 shutout against PAC San Jose 97G United, sending them to the final game against San Ramon Azuri. They beat Azuri 3-0 winning the tournament.
The breakers had a total of 9-goals and 0-against at the tournament. The Breakers 97G Girls are coached by Heidi Romswinkel-Guise.
Santa Cruz Breakers (01G) U11 Girls won the Championship at the Mission Valley United HK-Shoot-Out 2012. They won their first game in group play, against Mission Valley United 01 Girls Black 5-0. Their second game was also a shut-out. They beat Lamorinda SC United 6-0. They ended up winning their last game in group play 2-1 against SASC Blast 01 White.
The girls went on to face SASC Blast again in the final. They came out with a 4-1 victory over SASC Blast to win the championship.
Breakers 98G U14 Girls won the championship at Soccer By The Bay. Breakers won 1-0 in their first match of the tournament, against EC Real Salinas. They ended up with a 0-0 tie vs. Marin FC 99G Red. Their third game was a loss against the Gryphone 98 Black, but they ended up with enough tournament points to make it to the final. They beat Peninsula Storm in the final 1-0, to win the championship.
Breakers 01B Blue U11 Boys won the championship in the Gold division, at the Mustang Stampede tournament. The Breakers tied their first game against local Santa Cruz team FC Revolution 01B. They won their second game 7-0 against UC Premier Earthquakes. Their last game in group play was a 7-0 win against CA Odyssey, sending them to the semi-finals the next day. They had a 1-0 victory in a very exciting semi-final match against Central Valley Titans Red, sending them to the final. The met up again with FC Revolution in the final game. The Breakers defeated the Santa Cruz FC Revolution team 4-2 in the final match, winning the championship.
Breakers 99G U13 Girls won the championship in the Gold/Silver division at Soccer By The Bay. They tied their first game vs. MTH Barracudas 1-1 and then went on to play against West Coast Soccer Whiplash. They beat the Whiplash 6-0. The second day of the tournament they beat Central Marin Magic 3-0, sending them to the final. They beat FC Elk Grove 2-1 in the final.