Academy Sports Club held its first ASC Mini Slam Football Tournament on Saturday, 17 December.
125 youth footballers aged 8 to 12 years old took to the four 7 a-side fields at the Academy Pitch. Organizers say this half day slam was aimed at giving a boost to the current youth football environment.
12 teams participated in the Mini Slam including Cayman Athletic, Future FC, Tigers FC, Cayman Prep School and Academy Sports Club.
Official results of the tournament were:
U11 Mini Slam Champions – Cayman Prep
U11 Mini Slam Runners Up – Tigers FC ‘A’ Team
U13 Mini Slam Champions – Cayman Athletic Sports Club
U13 Mini Slam Runners Up – Future FC
U11 Mini Slam top goal scorer – Jaxon Cover, Cayman Prep
U13 Mini Slam top goal scorer – Jacobbi Tugman, ASC
Mini Slam Fair Play Award – Caleb Winspear
Organizers say with the under 13 league postponed by CIFA till early 2017, the event was intended to get those kids out and back into playing.
Academy plans to repeat the mini slam again in January.