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The annual North-South Soccer Classic will be held Saturday, June 22 at T.L. Hanna High School in Anderson, S.C. Kickoff times at Fraser Field are 10:30 a.m.,for the Girls contest and 12:30 p.m., for the Boys match. This will be the third consecutive season that Anderson School District Five has served as hosts of this event in the Electric City and the fourth time in the history of the Classic. Admission is $10 at the gate and souvenir programs will be available for $5.
The North-South Soccer Classic, hosted by the South Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association, features 72 graduated senior prep soccer players and eight coaches from members of the South Carolina High School League. The Classic has been staged every Summer since 1989 for the Boys and 1997 for the Girls, respectively.
In the Boys series, the North holds a 15-11-4 advantage but has not been victorious since 2013 as the South owns a 3-0-2 mark in the past five meetings. On the Girls side of the ledger, the South holds a slim 10-8-4 lead and has won four of the past eight matches, which includes three draws dating back to 2011. Last year, the South swept both contests with the Boys tallying a 5-2 victory and the Girls claiming a 1-0 win.
For more information, including rosters, coaches, history, etc., please visit the North-South Soccer Classic home page at SCSoccer.com. Follow along via Twitter with the hashtag of #NSSC19.http://scsoccer.com/all-star-games/north-south-soccer-classic
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