West Seattle Cup upcoming June 14; World cup style soccer
The West Seattle Cup -- a World Cup-style soccer tournament for youngsters -- will take place Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 at Walt Hundley Playfield in West Seattle.
Action will run from 8:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. each day and bring together teams of 420 elementary age children and their parents.
It will include over 20 countries, including Somalia, Vietnam, Australia, Mexico, Ethiopia, France and England.
It is an opportunity for families and neighbors to play, teach, learn and connect across generational and cultural differences. In the spirit of its motto, "We're all on the same team,' the West Seattle Cup is designed to inspire participants to explore community building.
The free tournament is put on by the DON Neighborhood Matching Fund.
Students kindergarten through second grade go at it on Saturday and grades 3-5 play on Sunday.
For more information, visit the http://www.westseattlecup.org website.