Midnight Sun Blast Cup Soccer Tournament concludes

FAIRBANKS, AK-In the girls three on three 13 and under championship the Eclipse battled Tuff-E-Nuff and they were. Tuff-E-Nuff takes the U13 Blast Cup Title with a 6-1 win over the Eclipse scoring three unanswered in the second half.

The boys 19 and under title game was between the Oompa Loompas and Sponge Bob interesting teams names there but the score wasn't. Team Spongebob featured West Valley soccer players and they win the Blast Cup title in a laugher 12-0.

The most interesting games the under 11 and under 12 boys title games were at the same time right next to each other and they were classics. The Phoenix Blazing sun had a 3-1 lead at halftime but the Midnight Sun Nitros come roaring back and force overtime tying the game at four all. In sudden death the little guy Sammy Johnson scores the golden goal to give the Blazing Sun the 5-4 win and the title.

On the next field the Avengers and Alaska Rush battled down to the wire. The Rush came out hot with two quick goals. The Avengers answered with two themselves including one off the shoulder. However, the Rush were up 5-3 at halftime but the Avengers avenged. They reel off three unanswered and win 6-5 in regulation for the U12 title.

The last game of the day was the 11 on 11 Men's Adult Championship featuring Vanuatu Rising FC in the green against the Phoenix 99 in the Yellow. The Rising had a quick 2-0 lead with in the first 15 minutes of the game but the Phoenix halved the deficit with a strong goal. But it was all green team in this one. They respond with seven unanswered goals to dominate in a 9-1 victory to win the Midnight Sun Blast Cup.