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Youth soccer: Three local athletes part of national-championship winning team
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Mario Torres, bottom second from right and Neymar Hernandez, bottom right and Ian Navarro, top left, all from Gainesville were part of the Yellow Caps FC that won the USYF Futsal Club national championship July 11 in Kansas City, Missouri. Sergio Hernandez For The Times

Ian Navarro, Mario Torres and Neymar Hernandez, all of Gainesville, were part of the Yellow Caps FC national-championship winning team on July 11 in Kansas City, Missouri. 

And each played a big role in carrying home the crown. 

Torres connected on the winning shot in the penalty shootout for the Yellow Caps. 

Hernandez tallied six goals throughout the tournament, in wins against Texas, Chicago and Missouri. 

Navarro provided two strikes in the championship game. 

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