Hamilton Sparta 2003 win Disney Soccer Festival tourney


The Hamilton Sparta 2003 boys soccer team went to Disney, and came back champions.

The team won the prestigious Disney President’s Day Soccer Festival Tournament on February 18 in Orlando at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex. The tournament featured 258 teams from the U.S., U.K., Canada and Peru.

Hamilton Sparta went undefeated through five games in the U10 top gold division with 28 goals for and 4 against. The team beat Chicago Blast in the semi-finals 5-1 and then defeated ACYS Santos Elite from Orlando in the championship final 5-2.

Hamilton Sparta - ESPN Disney Champions
Photo: Nick Bontis/Hamilton Sparta

Team members include front row (left to right): Myles McArthur, Anthony Venneri, William Ratelband, Ronan Vezsenyi, Dino Melatti; second row: Charlie Bontis, Dino Bontis, Dante Lentini; back row: Nick Bontis, John Vezsenyi.

The team would like to acknowledge their sponsors: Egg & I Restaurants, Ancaster Dental Arts, SC Johnson, Grand River Natural Stone and Ark-Tech Electrical.

For more information on the Hamilton Sparta, visit their web site www.hamiltonsparta2003.com