BUFC Strikers Strike Gold at Patriots Cup

Force has solid finish at spring opener in Sumter

The Beach United Football Club kicked off the spring soccer season in the Patriots Cup in Sumter, SC, on Feb. 11-12.

The BUFC Strikers dominated the Boys Under-11 Division, winning all four of their matches by a combined score of 28-5 en route to the championship. The Strikers shut out both Saturday opponents by scores of 10-0 and 6-0, and then defeated the host Sumter Cobras 5-3 to advance to the final. The Strikers crushed South Carolina United 7-2 in the championship game.

The BUFC Force competed in the Boys Under-12 Division, bouncing back from a rough opening day for a solid finish on Sunday. The Force tied the Discovery 3-3 in Sunday's opener and came out on the short end of a 5-2 match with the eventual tournament champion SUSC Panthers.

Beach United Football Club is a youth soccer organization based in Myrtle Beach, SC, that offers top-level instruction and competition to boys and girls ages 5-18.