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Teams converge in Charlottetown for under-13/14 soccer Atlantics

Published on July 5, 2017

Jason Simmonds/Journal Pioneer In this file photo, Owen Connolly of the Eliot River Ramblers looks to make a pass while being pursued by the Antigonish Celtics’ David Ware, left. The action took place during a Under-13 Boys Division championship game of the Summerside United Soccer Club. The under-13 and under-14 Atlantics go this weekend in Charlottetown.

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CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Chalk the lines and lace up the cleats for the 2017 under-13 and under-14 girls Atlantic championships Thursday through Sunday in Charlottetown.

Teams from New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador and P.E.I. vie for the Atlantic titles.

Games begin Thursday 10 a.m. at UPEI when the P.E.I. under-13 team takes on Newfoundland and Labrador, followed by the P.E.I. under-14 squad facing the N.L. under-14 team at noon.

Nova Scotia tangles with New Brunswick in the under-13 and under-14 categories at 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., respectively.

All games are at UPEI.

Friday and Saturday’s action begins at 10 a.m.

On Sunday, the under-13 bronze game between third and fourth place goes at 8 a.m., the gold medal contest between first and second goes at noon.

The under-14 bronze game is 10 a.m., while the gold game is 2 p.m.

Meanwhile, the P.E.I. under-13 and under-14 boys teams are in Corner Brook, N.L., for the Atlantic championships which also run Thursday to Sunday.

P.E.I.’s under-13s tangle with Nova Scotia at noon on Thursday, while the under-14s face N.S. at 4 p.m. to start the tournament.

Schedules and P.E.I. girls' rosters in Thursday's Guardian