The echoes of cheering fans, the thrill of fast-paced competition, and the jubilant spirit of the holiday season – the 5v5 Holiday Classic Soccer Tournament brought it all to the field in a spectacular display of skill, teamwork, and festive joy. As the tournament unfolded, 20 divisions witnessed incredible goals and intense matches, culminating in the crowning of champions. Let’s take a journey through the highlights, photos and the champions of this action-packed event.
From the Resting Grinch Face to the Marvel-inspired 16U Boys, the tournament featured a diverse array of divisions, each bringing its unique flavor to the competition. Whether it was the Slay Bells jingling in the 13U Girls division or the Tsunami making waves in the 15U Boys, every team contributed to the festive atmosphere. Here is a list of your 2024 Champions:
9/10U Girls – Queen Bees United
9/10U Boys Candy Canes – NSSA Academy Black 15
9/10U Boys Snowmen – NSSA Academy Black 14
11U Girls – NSSA Storm
11U Boys – North Pole Loons
12U Girls – Resting Grinch Face
12U Boys – Agents of Chaos
13U Girls – Slay Bells
13U Boys – Mankon United FC
14U Girls – MU Academy
14U Boys – 2010’s TBD
15U Girls – Santa & Da Gang
15U Boys – Tsunami
16U Boys – Marvel
16/17U Girls – Frozen Futballers
19U Girls – TFE 07
19U Boys – Chiyou FC
Men’s Open – Your Mom F.C.
Adult CO-ED – Centennial
The event wasn’t just about goals and victories; it was a celebration of the beautiful game and the holiday spirit, proving that soccer has the power to unite, inspire, and spread joy on and off the field. Until next year, when the magic of the 5v5 Holiday Classic returns!