27th St. Pat’s Soccer Tourney Set To Return

OCEAN CITY- The  Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department’s 27th annual St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament returns this weekend with roughly 150 teams and hundreds of players from all over the mid-Atlantic region expected to converge on the resort for the four-weekend event.

From modest beginnings 27 years ago, the annual St. Patrick’s Tournament has grown by leaps and bounds over the years and is now one of the largest events of its kind. The 2015 tournament will host over 150 teams competing in 12 divisions and will be held over four weekends beginning today, February 20. The tournament will be held on four consecutive weekends starting this weekend, when the under 18 boys’ and girls’ tournaments will be held along with the men’s 35 and older tournament. On the weekend of February 27-March 1, the under-10 and under-14 boys’ and girls’ tournaments will be held.