7v7 tourney returns to IMG

Sixty teams of scholastic and prep football players from across the nation are scheduled to compete in the annual IMG 7v7 National Championship this weekend at IMG Academy.

Competition gets underway with pool play at 9 a.m. Saturday. The last game is scheduled for 5:40 p.m. The double-elimination tournament for Future Stars (middle school) and Club Division (high school) begins at 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Club Division includes a team from Manatee and Sarasota counties.

All games take place on fields next to IMG Academy Stadium.