Local squad wins Xcel youth soccer league

KFC, a local youth soccer team comprised of players from Polk County Middle School, won the middle school division of the Xcel Performance Soccer indoor winter league in Hendersonville.

KFC (Kickin’ Football Club) won the regular-season and tournament titles, capping the season with a 4-2 win in Sunday’s tournament final.

The team is coached by Erik Koistinen and included:

James Purtill
Charlie Jackson
Eno Baker
Cade Bright
Owen Highsmith
Noah Greve
Jack Clark
Ezra Marlow
David Amitrano
McClain Koistinen
Topher Pearson
Manny Albarran

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