(Editor's Note: Thanks to reader Nancy Vos for sending in this story.)
Congratulations to the 7-8 Patriots and the 9-11 Eagles for winning the NFL Flag South Orange County flag football championship held Saturday, Nov. 10 at Capistrano Valley Christian School.
The Patriots team includes seven Laguna Niguel residents: Owen Armstrong, Aidan Bowles, Brock Beeson, Curtis Chasman, Brady Disbro, Griffin Haugh, Carter Mosher plus Max Holtzclaw from Laguna Beach and Tommy Nettleton from Mission Viejo. The team was coached by Don Disbro and Brady Bowles.
The winning Eagles team includes five San Clemente players: MVP Nico Vorzimer, Matthew Kovacs, Kevin Kohl, Sean Matzinger and Cole McCutcheon. Additional winners include Ian Asencio and Chris Hampson from Laguna Niguel, John McPherson and Michael Nelson from Dana Point, Aiden Svenson from Laguna Beach, and Jack Vraneza of San Juan Capistrano. Volunteer Coaches Rich Matzinger and Karl Kohl lead the team to a 19-13 victory over the Packers.
To join NFL Flag South Orange County for winter season, register today at flagfootballsoc.org.