A pair of local graduates helped the Raytown Billy Goat FC soccer club win the U19 boys final in this week’s U.S. Youth Soccer Midwest Championships in Beavercreek, Ohio, earning a berth in next month’s national championships in Maryland.

The Raytown team includes Lee’s Summit North graduates Michael Panarisi (Rockhurst University) and Quinton Conyers (William Jewell College). It defeated Chicago Fire Academy 2-1 in the championship match.

The national championships are July 22-27 in Germantown, Maryland.