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The SC Surf soccer program’s boys 10 blue team won the South County Showdown on Jan. 17. The local team defeated Mission Viejo Strikers in the finals.
The program’s boys 11 team reached the final of the California State Invitational on Jan. 18. The San Clemente team was set to play in the championship match but the game was called off due to weather.
The California Football Academy had four youth soccer teams advance to their respective championship games at the 4th Annual Awareness Cup in San Juan Capistrano on Jan. 11.
The club’s boys U9, boys U11, boys U13 and boys U14 teams all vied for their respective first-place trophies, with the boys U13 and boys U14 teams coming away victorious.
The U13 team went 2-1 on the weekend, defeating Legacy FC Inter of Diamond Bar 2-0 in the championship game. The U14 team went undefeated at the event, scoring seven goals while conceding zero. It was the fourth time in the U14 team’s last five tournaments in which they’ve reached the finals.
All four of the academy’s teams will compete in the Cal South State Cup, which takes place in the coming months.
The San Clemente Tritons Water Polo Club is seeking donations to send players on a trip to Croatia. The club is sending their boys 14 age group and the girls 16-18 age group on the trip, where they will spend seven days scrimmaging and practicing with local Croatian water polo teams.
For more information or to donate, contact Debbie Snow at email@example.com.
Registration is now open for the Friends of San Clemente’s 5th annual golf tournament at the San Clemente Municipal Golf Course on June 26.
All proceeds for the tournament are given to the city’s Recreation department for their Fun on the Run initiative, which creates a pop-up style playground atmosphere aroudn the city. Last year, over $20,000 was raised.
The tournament includes 18 holes of golf, special prizes, a buffet meal and a raffle.
Cost for individual players is $150 and foursomes cost $500.
For more information, visit www.sanclementeparksfoundation.org.