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CAPTION ONLY: SOCCER: LOCAL KIDS GET THEIR KICKS

SHARE CAPTION ONLY: SOCCER: LOCAL KIDS GET THEIR KICKS

While the rest of the globe focuses on World Cup 1994, Deseret News photographer Jeffrey D. Allred offers a look at possible World Cup players in 2114. See page D8.

Photo #1: Young soccer players converge on the ball in a league at Evergreen Park. Soccer is the second most popular sport among youth in the U.S.

Photo #2: Mom Liz Egan cheers.

Photo #3: Nick Hansen celebrates, ala Joe Montana, after scoring a goal.

Photo #4: With an intensity that belies their cherubic faces, Sean Lund and Brandon Lambert race for the ball.

Photos #5-#7: Coach Mike Flowers instructs player P.J. Moyes . . . then the action becomes too intense to watch . . . until a goal is scored.