The Beach United Football Club made an impressive showing in its home tournament, the Myrtle Beach Can-Am Cup, on the weekend of March 1-2 at the Market Common sports complex.
Beach United, a Myrtle Beach-based youth soccer club, sent seven teams to the tournament and came home with two championship trophies, two more finalists and a semifinalist.
The BUFC Academy Flash Under-10 girls, coached by Joe Anderson, went 4-0 in the Can-Am Cup to claim the title. The BUFC Pride U-11 girls, led by coach Joe Anderson, also took home the championship in the White division.
Also making it to the finals were the BUFC Fury U-12 girls, coached Joe Anderson, and the BUFC Predators U-12 boys, led by coach Joe Wehrle. He also led the BUFC Academy Boys U-10 team to the semifinals.
Also making strong showings for BUFC were the Tiempo U-13 boys, coached by Thuba Nkomazana, and the Legends U-10 boys, coached by Jlonattan DeLeon.
BUFC Flash, Liga Close Out Season in Winning Fashion
Beach United Football Club, A Myrtle Beach Youth Soccer Club
Two of Beach United Football Club's oldest and youngest teams closed out the fall season with successful tournament trips over the weekend.
The Beach United 03 Flash ran the table in the Under 10 Girls Black Division of the James Island Cup in Charleston to capture the championship.
The Flash won their four pool matches by scores of 3-1, 4-1, 5-2 and 8-0 to claim an undefeated weekend. The Academy team was finalist in their only other tournament appearance this fall.
In Savannah, Ga., the BUFC Boys Under 19 Liga earned finalist honors in the Adidas Senior Cup College Showcase. After dominating pool play with wins of 3-1, 2-1 and 3-0, the Liga battled to a 1-0 loss in the Elite Division following a controversial goal in the final 5 minutes.
Beach United Football Club is a youth soccer organization based in Myrtle Beach, SC. BUFC offers high levels of instruction for boys and girls ages 5-19.
BUFC Copa, Pride Earn Finalist Honors in Big Tourneys
Myrtle Beach Youth Soccer Teams
The Beach United Copa Under 11 Boys and Pride Under 11 Girls capped the fall season by coming home from big tournaments with finalist trophies on Sunday.
The Copa captured second place in the prestigious CASL Boys Shootout in Raleigh, NC. They were runners-up in the Premiere Black Division after suffering a hard-fought 1-0 defeat to WCWAA Black in the championship match.
The Copa went undefeated and unscored upon on Saturday, defeating the OCSA Coastal Crew 3-0 and the Rush Academy Black 4-0. They lost to WCWAA Black 2-0 in pool play before earning a rematch in the title game.
The Pride scored three wins and a tie in the SC Youth Soccer Fall Festival in Lexington but settled for second place based on point differential. The Pride defeated the SCUFC Stars 5-1 and Liverpool FCA 5-0 on Saturday.
On Sunday, the Pride posted a 1-1 tie with the SCUFC Girls Blue, who also went 3-0-1 but earned the title by virtue of scoring two more goals in the tournament than the Pride.
Beach United Football Club is a youth soccer organization based in Myrtle Beach, SC, offering instruction for boys and girls ages 6-18.
Soccer Fields in the Myrtle Beach area
Directions to Soccer Fields in Myrtle Beach area:
Doug Shaw Stadium and Myrtle Beach Rec Ctr soccer fields 3205 Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
From 17 bypass south, turn right onto 29th ave north (beside Planet Hollywood) towards the ocean. Go through stoplight at Grissom Parkway. At next stoplight, Oak Street, take a left. You will pass Pepper Geddings Recreation Center on left, take immediate left right after the center. Stadium Field will be first field on the left. Use the large parking lot to the left.
From 17 bypass north, turn left onto 29th Ave north and follow directions above.
YMCA @ 67th Ave. N. 904 65th Ave. N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
From highway 17 bypass north, turn left at the stoplight (Farrow Parkway) at the backgate of the former air force base (now called Withers Preserve & Market Commons) following Farrow Parkway.
Market Common 1004 Meyers Ave. Myrtle Beach SC 29577
Coming from the North on Kings Hwy (17 Bus.). Turn right on Farrow Parkway. Follow Farrow Parkway through the stores.After the pond on the left.....
Online registration, copy of Birth Certificate, and
Signed Medical Release printed from our website
Cleats, shin guards, and water
Please arrive 30 minutes early for check in and warm ups
Check our website in the case of inclement
BUFC Private Sessions
Beach United Soccer Coaches offer Private instruction in the Myrtle Beach area
Do you have a soccer player that needs some extra time on the field? Needs a little more practice with a ball? In the Myrtle Beach area the Beach United Soccer Coaches are available for private 1 on 1 lessons or small group sessions. Many of our coaches have had significant playing time on soccer fields all across the country and internationally. They also have been through training to assist them in becoming better coaches. To request more information or to schedule a private lesson please contact the club at email@example.com