The 10th Annual Queen City Classic took place over the weekend with six teams walking away from the Helena Youth Soccer Association’s Siebel Soccer Complex with well-deserved Champion medals. Sunday afternoon’s championship games pitted a variety of team from around the state in the U10, U11, and U12 age groups for both boys and girls. Two Helena teams were among the victors. In the very last game of the tournament, which featured over 100 games in two days, the U10B HYSA Academy Blue defeated the Flathead Rapids (Whitefish) 3-0 while the U12B Blue avenged an earlier defeat to the Magic City Micro (Billings) by winning the final game by a score of 3-1.
A total of 61 teams from all corners of Montana participated in this year’s tournament with the largest age group being the U10 girls, won by Magic City Micro I (Billings). They defeated another Billings team, Magic City Micro B, to top the age group of 18 teams. The girls side as a whole was swept by Magic City teams with U11G Magic City SC White defeating the Flathead Force (Kalispell) in overtime and Magic City SC Silver running by the Missoula Strikers in the championship game.
In the U11B, the Missoula Strikers out-gunned FC Bozeman Avalanche, 5-2 to take the hardware back home.
U10B HYSA Academy Blue
U10G Magic City Micro I
U11B Missoula Strikers
U11G Magic City SC White
U12B Arsenal Blue
U12G Magic City SC Silver