It doesn’t really matter whether you call it football or soccer. People around the world refer to it as “the beautiful game,” and for the last few weeks, it has been front and center on the world stage in Russia. And while the World Cup may be playing out halfway around the world and getting ready to wrap up this weekend, high school athletes in Clatsop County are practicing for summer leagues.
Photo gallery: Getting a kick out of the beautiful game
High school soccer players practice for summer leagues