4v4 Tourney draws thousands to E. Palo Alto
The second Earthquakes 4v4 Tournament, presented by Wells Fargo, of the summer drew over 550 competitors and 1,000 fans to the soccer fields at Cesar Chavez Academy in East Palo Alto on Sunday.
Earthquakes defender and San Jose native Steven Beitashour was on hand to sign autographs and pose for photographs with participants and fans. In all, 73 teams competed in 12 different divisions.
Winners from the event included:
Adult Coed – Panteras Rosadas
Men’s Open – Palmeiras
Boys U17-19 – The Underdogs
Buys U16 – Jamestown
Boys U14 – Legends Futsal
Boys U13 – Watsonville Atlas
Boys U11 – Legends
Boys U10 – Titans 2
Boys U9 – Golden Bears II
Boys U8 – Golden Bears
Girls U15 – Liverpool Yellow
Girls U12 – Panthers
Prizes were awarded to the first and second place teams in all divisions. All participants received an Earthquakes ticket, event t-shirt, and sponsor gifts.
Only one additional 4v4 Tournament remains this summer. The last event is on Sept. 18 at Alden Oliver Sports Park in Hayward. The divisions for each tournament include Boys and Girls U-8 through U-19, Men’s and Women’s Rec, Adult Coed, and Men’s Open. Participation fees are $120 for Youth and Adult Rec and $150 for Men’s Open. For more information and to register online, visit www.sjearthquakes.com/4v4.