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May 22, 2013
INDEPENDENCE -- The Independence Elks Lodge donated as many as 200 soccer balls and a goal to local soccer club Academy FC in a special ceremony Monday.
The Academy FC is a state-registered, nonprofit organization looking to provide low-cost soccer training and play for the athletes in the Monmouth and Independence communities.
The squad is registered with the Oregon Youth Soccer Association as a club and is currently servicing over 100 athletes in the community.