SAN BERNARDINO — Juan Rodriguez scored the game-winning penalty kick against the Culver City Magic to lead the Imperial Valley Dynamo under-13 soccer team to a 4-3 victory in the Corinthian Classic championship here Sunday.
Tied 0-0 after regulation, the game went to penalty kicks, where Hugo Ortega, Efrain Padilla and Javier Alvarado all scored before Rodriguez's game-winner.
In the semifinal earlier Sunday, Dynamo defeated the San Bernardino Titans 2-0 to advance to the championship.
Against San Bernardino, Rigo Fernandez finished with a goal and an assist to lead Dynamo. Jose Villareal added a goal and Alvarado finished with an assist.
The Valley squad kicked off competition Saturday with a 3-2 victory over the Moreno Valley Heat with Rodriguez, Villareal and Ortega scoring goals.