The first set of winners of the 2008 Best of U.S. Soccer Awards was announced on Monday and SBI had the good fortune of being one of the award rcepients.
Winners for Best Soccer Bar, Best Specialty Store, Best Fan Photo and Best Blog were announced, with Globe Pub, Angelo's Soccer Corner, Jeff York and Soccer By Ives taking the honors.
Congrats to all the candidates in all the categories and a special thank you to all the SBI readers who cast their votes for this site.
More winners in the Best of U.S. Soccer series will be announced on Tuesday, with Best Goal: Development Academy, Best assist, Best All-Access Video and Best Performance: Player the next categories to have their winners revealed.
You can keep up to date on the entire Best of U.S. Soccer Awards series on www.ussoccer.com.