Finally, Lefty’s wins a soccer tournament
Local men capture La AlianzaWorld Cup meet
Courtesy photo It’s been a long drought, but the Lefty’s F.C. men’s soccer team won its first tournament in several years with a 1-0 victory June 27 in the championship game of the six-team World Cup tournament sponsored by La Alianza at Ketchum’s Atkinson Park. Team organizers said Lefty’s won a big trophy, plus $200, which was promptly converted to beer and consumed with passion and commitment at Lefty’s Bar and Grill. Lefty’s players thanked La Alianza for sponsoring a great tournament. Players from the winning team pictured are, front row from left, Freddy Newguy, Ryon Campbell, Florin Romania, Nate Schwing, John Campbell, Raul Romania, Adi Romania, Josh Stanek and Mike Stevens; and back row from left, Eric Hall, Alex Fromboise, Tyler Chandler, Radu Romania, Adi Romania, Cam Lawler and Hector Newguy.