Calgary Minor Soccer Association

Calgary Minor Soccer Association

October 09, 2007 17:22 ET

Calgary Minor Soccer Association: Calgary Rocks/Flip the Switch!

Calgary brings home the medals.

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 9, 2007) - Calgary Soccer is celebrating the efforts and achievements of the 6 Calgary area teams that played at the 2007 Canadian National Soccer Championships. These successful teams who represent the best of Alberta will be congratulated on the West Field (Outside Field #1 & 2 weather permitting) at the Calgary Soccer Centre with a special event - CALGARY ROCKS! on Thursday October 11, 2006 at the Calgary Soccer Centre, 5:00 - 7:00 pm, 7000 48th ST SE. Flip the Switch Ceremonies celebrating the new outdoor lighting project will occur at 7:30pm.

Calgary sent a total of 6 teams to the finals - 4 youth teams, 1 men's team, and 1 woman's team. The Girls under 16, Foothills Colts, Boys under 16 Elbow Valley Villains and Calgary Men's Callies all claimed a National Gold Medals. Boys under 14 Southwest United Premiers and The Calgary Women's Spirit brought home the bronze medal. Girls under 14 Southwest United Juventus finished fifth.

Players and Coaches from all of these teams will be at this event to be held at the Calgary Soccer Centre, Thursday October 11, 2007 at 6:00pm. These teams will be available from 6:00pm-7:30pm for individual interviews.

The $500,000 lighting project is one of the most efficient (Green Program) in Calgary. Find out more about this environmentally friendly project during the Flip the Switch Ceremony.

Calgary Soccer is alive, growing and succeeding at Local and Nationals levels. Come, see and hear how Calgary Soccer is meeting the needs of our diverse population.

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