Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Under Armour Northeast 7v7 set for this weekend
By Brendan Hall
The third annual Under Armour Northeast 7-on-7 series begins this weekend with two one-day tournaments at local high schools.
Formerly known as the Swampscott/Lynnfield 7-on-7 Shootout, the tournament is in its third year of Under Armour sponsorship and will see more than 100 teams from New England high schools compete in three tournaments.
Saturday, the North Regional tournament will be held at Exeter (N.H.) High, and is highlighted by a field that includes St. John's Prep, Longmeadow, Chelmsford, Lynn English, Haverhill, Exeter (N.H.), Winnacunnet (N.H.), Portsmouth (N.H.), Souhegan (N.H.) and Marshwood (Maine). To see the complete schedule, CLICK HERE.
Sunday, the South Regional tournament will take place at Oliver Ames High, in Easton. It's a loaded field, with Mansfield, Brockton, Springfield Central, Barnstable, Nauset, BB&N, Catholic Memorial, Cardinal Spellman, Duxbury, Putnam, Wellesley and Dennis-Yarmouth the notable teams among the 40-team field. To see that complete schedule, CLICK HERE.
The East Regional, held at Bishop Fenwick High in Peabody, will take place the following weekend on July 27.