Local Athletes Place 5th At Prestigious Tourney

Sound Off: AWP Impresses At IMG Madden 7-on-7 Tournament

By Eric Dutkiewicz

July 5, 2012 Updated Jul 5, 2012 at 9:02 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Athletes With Purpose's 7-on-7 team made a name for itself this past weekend at the IMG John Madden 7-on-7 Football Tournament.

Many of the nation's top 7-on-7 programs played for national recognition in Bradenton, Fla.

The AWP team finished in fifth place, winning six of ten games in the prestigious tournament.

AWP President & CEO Michael Ledo talks about the experience the local athletes had at the tournament. Ledo says IMG has asked AWP to help develop a national 7-on-7 program in the future.

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