Local club soccer team wins title in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE-A number of Interior club soccer teams were in contention for championships in the Alaska Youth Soccer State Cup in Anchorage over the weekend.

The Phoenix 99 15 and under team won the boys title with a resounding 7-0 win over Futbol Alaska. Phoenix 99 outscored opponents 29-2 while going a perfect 4-0 in the tournament.

The Phoenix 01 boys under 13 team lost 3-1 to Velocity Blue in the title game. The Eclipse 01 girls lost 1-0 to Chugiak Soccer Club in their title game as well.

Tough going for the ladies as Eclipse teams dropped their title games in the U15, U14, and U13 brackets. They were outscored by a total of 8-1 in those three finals.