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Local U14 Snipers crowned champions

The players on the U14 Boys Snipers team are Dylan Anthony, Lavri Jacobawi, Andre Havasi, Omar Isam, Tresor Sumbwa, Luke Noah, Michael Noah, Jacob Robinson, Thomas Pflipsen, Stanislas Iradukunda, Casey Haldis, Emerson Wells, Yanick Tade, Babu Kiromba, Clay Riveland, Ahmad Alazawi, Rashidi Kikopa and Isaac Tade.  The Snipers are coached by Matt Noah.1 / 2
U12 Girls Sheyenne United teammates are Bryanne Leiseth, Emmalee Burtsfield, Savannah Carlson, Caitlin Whitehead, Jayden Leiseth, Faith Tenold, Tianna Daniels, Alexus Kleespies, Alexandra Rolstad, Madison Urlaub, Jillyan Bledsoe, Megan Miranda, Rebecca Olien and Kylee Aberle. They are coached by Kelvin Daniels.2 / 2

A pair of local soccer teams recently had a big weekend at a Minnesota tournament.

The Fargo Soccer Club entered its U9 Girls Strikers, U10 Girls Thunder, U11 Boys Warriors, U12 Girls Sheyenne United and U14 Boys Snipers in the 2012 Dakota Rev-It-Up Tournament, held on successive weekends May 4-6 and May 11-13 in Apple Valley, Minn.

The Strikers won one game 7-1, and had two games rained out. The Thunder had three games rained out. The Warriors won one game 6-2, and had two games rained out.

On the second weekend, the Sheyenne United lost their opening game 6-0 to Chaska/Chanhassen United, but finished pool play with a 3-0 win and a 7-2 win. They met the Chaska/Chanhassen United once again in the championship game, losing 2-1 in an overtime penalty-kick shootout.

The Snipers finished pool play with a 2-1 win, a 1-0 win and a 4-1 win. They then won the championship game, defeating the Inver Grove Heights Heat 1-0.

Overall, the Fargo Soccer Club finished with a total of eight wins, two losses and eight rainouts.