40th Annual University of Okoboji Youth Soccer Tournament
Teams took to the field during the 40th Annual University of Okoboji Soccer Classic on Saturday, June 10. The tournament welcomed 43 youth soccer teams to the event. Play began on the five fields surrounding Okoboji High School shortly after 8 a.m. and continued Sunday. As part of the opening ceremony, officials recognized the passing of Julie Fillenwarth, who had provided housing for tournament participants for many years. Pink ribbons were tied to the center field flags of field No. 1 in her honor.