Elite Academy in Futsal tournament in Buffalo

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The Elite Academy U8/U9 Development crossed the border and participated in the Buffalo State Futsal tournament on Saturday, March 25, 2017.

The group was split into 2 teams combined of U8 and U9 players.

This was a nine team tournament that was played in the 2 Buffalo State College gyms.

The games were two 12 minute halves of five on five. The playing surface in the gym was the width of a basketball court. Two games took place at the same time.

One team played four games, while the other team played five games. The teams finished 4th and 6th.

It was a great, fast paced game with end to end action. The biggest key to this game in such a small area is ball movement.

The kids had a great experience, and for some it was their first time playing this style of indoor soccer.

The next tournament for this group is in May.

Submitted by Elite Soccer Development

CNW News



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