Soccer stars turn out in Newtown

Dozens of soccer stars were in Newtown yesterday to help children move past last month's horror. Marcus Tracy, who grew up in Newtown, was among

Kristine Lilly, Mia Hamm and Landon Donovan were among those in attendance.

Kristine Lilly, Mia Hamm and Landon Donovan were among those in attendance. (1/8/13)

NEWTOWN - Dozens of soccer stars were in Newtown yesterday to help children move past last month's horror.

Marcus Tracy, who grew up in Newtown, was among the 40 current and former players who showed up yesterday.

Wilton's Kristine Lilly, Mia Hamm and Landon Donovan also showed the kids some new skills.

They played with kids on an indoor field at the Newtown Youth Academy.
 

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