CARLSTADT, NJ - The Berkeley Heights U12 Galaxy team won the championship title of the inaugural "Global 5s" tournament on March 5 by defeating Montgomery in the championship game. The tournament was held at SoFive Indoor Soccer Centre in Carlstadt and was sponsored by PUMA, SKLZ, and Soccer.com.
The Galaxy girls advanced to the Championship game by going undefeated in the preliminary games against Montgomery, Cougars and Scotch Plains.
The tournament is a nationwide 5-a-side soccer tournament for boys and girls aged 8-16 years old. Over 40 teams participated vying for 8 qualifying spots in the Global 5s National Championships in Hoboken on July 29-30.