AWP Finishes Third In IMG 7 On 7 National Tournament (PICTURES)

By Dean Pantazi

June 23, 2013 Updated Jun 23, 2013 at 11:00 PM EST

BRADENTON, Florida (www.incnow.tv) - Fort Wayne's Athletes With Purpose (AWP) 7 on 7 football team came in third Sunday among the 25 teams at the IMG National 7 on 7 event in Florida.

After going 4-0 in pool play on Saturday, AWP won its double elimination tournament opener Sunday 24-16 over Winning Strategy of Tampa Florida.

Then, after falling into the loser's bracket with a 12-11 loss to Florida Fire, AWP topped the Cam Newton All Stars 32-9 led by three touchdowns from Jordan Hogue, bested Core Six of Chicago 24-20, downed Team Delaware 22-18, and won a rematch with Florida Fire 33-31, before falling to South Florida Elite one game short of the championship game 34-28.

For more on this story and pictures from the tournament click on the video icon on the screen above.




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