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Youth soccer tournament a score for local economy

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Youth soccer tournament a score for local economy

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Youth soccer tournament a score for local economy
http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12487/7149647?cpt=8&wpid=2637 Mon, 30 Oct 2017 01:29:37 +0000 Youth soccer tournament a score for local economy Youth soccer tournament a score for local economy http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12487/7149647?cpt=8&wpid=2637 KLAS Las Vegas, NV next year, las vegas gets professional soccer. this weekend, there was more than enough of the beautiful game to go around. more than 500 youth soccer teams are here for the annual mayors cup tournament. 8 news now reporter brittany edney is live with a look at all the money this big event brings in. ((brittany edney)) john....restaurnt s and hotels here on the strip are getting a spike in business this weekend thanks to hundreds of visiting teams. ((brittany edney)) topher watts lives in utah and is one of the thousands of youth soccer players competting in the las vegas mayor's cup tournament. (( topher watts, visiting player "i come here for soccer tournaments like twice a year bc my brother has one. i like it, it's warm, it's just a fun place to be.")) ((brittany edney)) on and off the field. (( topher watts, visiting player "i like going on the strip and shopping and stuff like that.")) ((brittany edney)) roger tabor- with the downtown las vegas soccer club says the october tournament is up 12 percent from last year. and more than 3-thousand rooms were booked for multiple days. giving visiting teams a peak at what vegas has to offer. ((roger tabor, president, downtown las vegas soccer club "the ones that come from out of the country, they're maybe a better customer, they stay here longer, it's a bigger trip and they share more of the experience back home.")) and giving young players like topher a chance to play against teams from across the u-s and other countries. (( topher watts, visiting player "it's pretty cool, it's pretty nervewracking because there's places that are really really good at soccer and you're like, how am i going to match myself but you just got to go in with a good attitude.")) ((brittany edney)) parents say the exposure to other talent is a great learning experience for kids. (( david fisher, parent with visiting team "to see that there's a lot of great great players, great skill sets, great sportmanship versus just playing against your neighborhood teams up in salt lake.")) ((brittany edney)) and luckily for topher, his team won a lot of their games. topher, his team won a lot of their games. (( topher watts, visiting player "last year we got our trash kicked so it feels much better.")) ((brittany edney)) as for other exciting soccer happenings... tomorrow, the las vegas lights football club will be unveiling its official logo tomorrow morning. reporting live, brittany edney, 8 news now./// ((john langeler)) >>> from futbol





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