Conor Brown of the Victoria Beckhams works his way past Game of Throw-Ins defender Julia Phillips

Conor Brown of the Victoria Beckhams works his way past Game of Throw-Ins defender Julia Phillips

Turf Burners take trophies at annual soccer tournament

Colwood event sees 27 teams take part in two divisions

Willows Beach FC captured the open division title with a win over Play Fair Have Fun on Sunday at the annual Turf Burn Co-Ed Soccer Tournament at Juan de Fuca Recreation fields.

The Power Rangers proved most powerful in the recreational division, beating Drivin’ Truck and Taggin’ Bucks 3-1, while the Victoria Beckhams downed Game of Throw-Ins 3-0 for the Co-Ed ‘B’ crown.

A total of 27 teams took part in the event, which saw teams play robin games Friday night and all day Saturday and contest the playoff round on Sunday.