Twelve teams, including Beckman, Crean Lutheran and Irvine, competed in Crean Lutheran’s Football Skills Challenge on Saturday, July 22.
“It was really a great event,” said Crean Lutheran Coach Matt Bowman. “We had 11 teams total (Saddleback Valley Christian split their squad into two so we could have a 12-team tournament).
“After two games of group play, we split into a one tournament, a two tournament and a three tournament.”
Beckman took first in the Division 2 tournament defeating Irvine.
SVC was the overall winner of the Division 1 tournament, defeating Rancho Christian.
Southlands Christian was the winner of the Division 3 tournament, defeating Los Amigos.
Beckman also won the linemen competition. Events included tug of war, sled push, bench press, obstacle course and shuttle drill. Irvine was second and Crean Lutheran third.
About 350 athletes took part in the event.
Beckman Coach Marcello Giuliano was pleased with his squad’s effort in the lineman competition.
“The boys did a particularly good job in the athletic events, winning the sled push, relay, and obstacle courses,” he said. “We had a mix of sophomores, juniors, and seniors competing, so it…