The 11th annual Park City Extreme Cup is not your everyday soccer tournament - with 436 teams descending upon Park City and the Heber Valley - this tournament brings some 20,000 people to town. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The coed Fall Soccer league is played under the lights on artificial turf on Thursdays August 14th to October 9th from, 6 to 10 p.m. at the Park City Sports Complex. Registration deadline is August 7th, and the fee is $325 per team. For info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
As volunteer soccer referee Ricardo Portillo is laid to rest after suffering a fatal blow to his head by a 17 year old soccer goalie, communities across the country – and right here in Park City – begin to assess what went wrong so something like this never happens again. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.