Athletes from the Midcoast and the Augusta area are competing for the Central Maine United U16 boys premier soccer squad, which recently won a summer challenge tournament.

The CMU U16 team is the division champion of the 2011 Coastal Summer Challenge. The squad finished the weekend’s play 3-0-1, including beating Seacoast United NH 4-0 June 19 in the championship game.

The team members, pictured above, are, front from left, Alex Scott of Fairfield, Cameron Reed of China, Spencer Shagoury of Hallowell, Gabe Smith of Winslow, Nick Lacasse of Manchester, John Terhune of Waterville and Ryan Tozier of Waterville; and back, coach Dwane Blomerth, Trueman Moore of Camden, Kevin McCarthy of Belgrade, Zach Blomerth of Fairfield, Sam Shepherd of Hallowell, Drew Bois of Fairfield, Zachery Elwell of Readfield, Colin Lush of Hallowell and coach Rich McCarthy. Not pictured are Alex Blohm and Yani Stancioff, both of Camden.

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