19th World Maccabiah Games in Israel
Ben Wasserman has been named to the USA Junior Boys’ Soccer Team that will compete in the 19th World Maccabiah Games this summer in Israel (July 17 - 30, 2013).
The Maccabiah Games are the third largest international sporting event in the world after the Summer Olympics and the Pan Am Games. They are held every four years in Israel and are open to Jewish and Israeli athletes. There will be over 8500 athletes from 70 countries at the 19th World Maccabiah Games.
Ben has been a part of New Tampa soccer for the past 10 years. He has played for our recreational, Comet, Fusion, and Chargers teams.
Congratulations, Ben!!! Have fun this summer!