- Published on Wednesday, 29 January 2014 19:38
- Written by Super User
This past Sunday, January 26th 20 teams of flag football players from ages six to eleven participated in the 2014 FCA Carolina Beach Flag Football Tournament. The first annual event was a huge success raising over $3,000 to support the FCA Program at UNCW.
This year’s Champions are as follows: 6-7 Year Old Champions: Coaches: Mark Hattfield and Scott Baggie. Players: Grayson Hatfield, Griffin Powell, Jonathan Baggie, Parker Kitts and Ben Taft. 8-9 Year Old Champs: Coach: Phil Everhart. Players: Jackson Kupec, Zach Miller, Leo Baggie, Kenan Everhart and Carter Grace. 10-11 Year Old Champs: Coach: Brian Powell. Players: Nick Ruscetti, Austin Perritt, Jackson Powell, Jett Tugwell, Jas Herring and Parker Maley. One of the event organizers Jim Kitts had this to say, “These kids really really played hard and every athlete that competed showed an extreme desire to win, it was awesome.” Special thank yous go out to: CB Parks and Rec’s Margaret Dowling who lined the fields for us, Brenda Butler, Karen Berry (Intracoastal Realty), Nicole Becken (Orthopedics Specialists Physical Therapy in Carolina Beach), Colleen Peat, Walter Stowe, Rueben Stowe, Peggy Stowe, Bob Hodge, Chloe Stowe, First Baptist Church of Carolina Beach, Brian Powell (Coastal Pop Warner Panthers), Phil Everhart, Anita Baggie, Jeff Gaskill, and Veronica Fernicola.