Local team battled hard in tourney


Round Top — The soccer team from Margaretville known as Delaware was in action on Saturday and Sunday, June 8 and 9 at the 32nd Annual Round Top Invitational Old Timers Soccer Tournament at Riedlbauer’s Resort. Forty teams from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut participated in the two-day event.

Delaware started off with tough 1-0 loss to USA Col SC. Delaware fought back from a 2-0 deficit to tie NY Albanians, 2-2, and then lost, 3-1, to the always tough Germania (Poughkeepsie).
On Sunday Delaware earned a 1-0 win over Deportivo Cali to earn a spot in the playoffs where they lost a first-round game to Falcon Polinia to finish the tournament at 1-3-1.
All the soccer families attending had another fun weekend of soccer and festivities.