Local soccer teams win medals in AK Youth Soccer Cup

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FAIRBANKS-A big soccer tournament was hosted by the Fairbanks Youth Soccer Association this weekend. The Alaska Youth Soccer State Cup had 27 teams from all over the state came to Fairbanks for the tournament which featured U12 up to U18 squads.

Among the notables the Eclipse 2000 team won the U15 girls State Cup with a 2-1 win over the Alaska Rush in Sunday's final.

The Fairbanks U12 boys team the Fairbanks Rush won the boys title shutting out the Alaska Rush 2-0. The Fairbanks Rush also won the U14 boys crown.

The Eclipse 99 girls team made to the title game in the U16 division but feel to the AK Rush 1-2. The Cook Inlet Soccer Club Velocity won the girls U18 championship.