Tukwila claims victory in Washington


The Bhutanese Community Resource Center (BCRC) and the Bhutanese Youths of Washington jointly organized one-day intercity soccer friendly games in Starfire stadium in Tukwila, Washington, Sunday. Both the boys and girls team of Tukwila were declared the winners.

Girls' teams representing Burien and Tukwila
Girls’ teams representing Burien and Tukwila

A total of six team including two girls team from Washington and one from Oregon participated in the tournament.Joint team from Everett, Kent and Burien also participated in the game.

BCRC sponsored the tournament while Bhutanese Youths provided other logistics supports.

Estimated 200 Bhutanese cheered the tournament. The game was organized as the annual sport activity of BCRC with the objective to select players from different cities for the interstate soccer tournament slated in Erie, PA in coming moth.

Contributed by Tek Kafley from Tukwila, Washington for BNS