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PhilmLand 24 event returns, this time showcasing local girls soccer talent

PhilmLand 24 event returns, this time showcasing local girls soccer talent

Just months after an inaugural soccer showcase event was held for some of the area’s top boys soccer talent during November, another showcase in partnership with PhilmLand is slated for this Friday — this time giving local girls their chance in the spotlight.

The event, set up in a nearly identical format to the boys showcase, will feature 24 local female players between the ages of 15-23 competing in an indoor setting under a 6v6 winner-stays-on format at the Soccer Stop in Columbia.

Admission is free to the general public and the showcase will take place from 7-9 p.m., with continuous seven-minute refereed games running over the course of the evening. At the end of the night...

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