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Local Team USA watch party scoring big for a local cause

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FLINT (WJRT) - (06/16/14) - Soccer fans decked out in red, white and blue gathered in downtown Flint Monday evening for a World Cup watch party.

Fans were there to support the United States against Ghana in the opening match.

Team USA wasn't the only thing they were supporting, however. All proceeds from the watch party will be matched and donated to the Atwood Stadium restoration project by the Ruth Mott Foundation.

Organizers also say they hope the restoration of the Atwood Stadium will bring the local soccer community back to downtown Flint.

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