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Whatcom County teams claim 6 titles at Baker Blast soccer tourney

Six Whatcom County soccer teams won division titles at the Baker Blast tournament, which concluded Sunday.

The North County (NC) Alliance Rebels beat the Junior Hammers Black 4-0 for the Boys’ U11 Copa division title in an all-Whatcom County final, while the NC Alliance FC G06 beat Chilliwack FC Selects 2-0 in the Girls’ U11 final. The Whatcom Football Club (WFC) Rangers 2001 Blue beat the WFC Rangers B02 Gold in an all-Whatcom County final of the Boys’ U15/16 division. The WFC Rangers G04 Blue beat Tiaxtli Girls-04 2-0 in the Girls’ U13 Copa division final, while the WFC Rangers GU 01 Blue beat Crossfire Select-Wilkinson 5-1 in the Girls’ U16 Copa division final. The WFC Rangers G02 Gold beat WFC Rangers GO2 Blue 4-0 in another all-Whatcom County final in the the Girls’ 15U division.

Other Whatcom county teams to advance to division finals were: Junior Hammers Black (Boys’ 10U), WFC Rangers B04 Blue (Boys’ U13 Premier), WFC Rangers 2001 Blue (Boys’ U15/16), WFC Rangers G03 Blue (Girls’ U14 Copa), WFC Rangers G03 Gold (Girls’ U14 Premier), WFC Rangers G01 Gold (Girls’ U16 Premier).

The Rimland Challenge is scheduled for Aug. 12-14 at Northwest Soccer Park in Bellingham.