NORWALK, Conn. Norwalk boys and girls teams were among the participants last weekend in the Westport Invitational Soccer Tournament at Staples High School.
The tournament for teams ages 9-18 started Saturday with girls' games. The boys played Sunday. Children ages 9-11 played indoor games at the Staples fieldhouse while the older groups played on the high school football field.
Proceeds from the 32nd annual tournament benefited the Coleman Brothers Foundation , which is named after two brothers from Westport who died in terrorist attacks on New York City on Sept. 11, 2001. Keith and Scott Coleman were longtime players in the Westport Soccer Association.
Three Norwalk boys' teams won championships. The boys' under-12 Norwalk Junior Soccer Association Blue Wolves, the boys' under-13 Norwalk Community Soccer Club Panthers and the boys' under-17/18 NJSA Tornadoes hoisted championship hardware.
The other tournament champions were U11 Girls, Wilton Blue Wolverines; U12 Girls, Madison Tigers; U/13 Simmons Soccer Club; U14 Girls, Westport Blue; U17/18, Simmons Golden Eagles; U11 boys, Everton; and U14 Boys, Southeast PSC.
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