Last year, the tournament had 24 teams and this year they will have 29 teams with a registration fee of $120 and each team can have a maximum of six players. The games will start at 9 a.m. at the Sports Complex, and will have 12 minute halves and a five-minute halftime. Brown also explained the name of the tournament was a specifically picked name. Zach often went by the nickname, “Blu”, a shortened version of his last name. Derek was very similar to his father and therefore earned the moniker, ‘chip off the old block’.
With both boys prominent with Washington athletics, especially soccer. Washington soccer coach Quintin Myers said the past year has been tough on the program.
“It’s a fun day to celebrate two guys who loved to play soccer,” Myers said. “It’s the same as it has been in the past — it’s always on their minds.”