Other News of Note

SLSG Missouri U14 ECNL Come Back for 2-1 Win over Chicago Eclipse

Naomi Ferguson Called into US Club Soccer Id2 Camp

US Club Soccer held their second id2 Training Camp of 2015 this past weekend in Raleigh, NC. Included in the 48 girls in the 2001 age group invited to participate was Naomi Ferguson of SLSG Missouri ECNL. Naomi is a seventh grader who is the youngest player on her 2000-2001 squad who are primarily eighth […]

Rolla Comes Back For 4-1 Win at Hazelwood Central

Rolla Bulldogs Come Back to Win at Hazelwood Central

The Hazelwood Central Hawks got a 15th minute goal when Jessica Nash’s 40 yard free kick took a high bounce in the box and then nestled in the back of the net. The lead held until the 37th when Emma Laney (pictured above earlier in the game) was sent in alone. Laney chipped confidently from […]

Parkway Central Gets Shutout Win at Parkway North

Parkway Central Gets Shutout Win at Parkway North

Parkway Central got a goal from Carolyn Brincworth in the 13th minute, adding two more by Caitlin Magruder in the final 10 minutes, for a 3-0 win Friday. I’LL add game commentary this weekend, off to cover a couple of games today Post-game with Caitlin (YouTube)

Lawler Direct Kick Wins OT Battle for Summit at Webster Groves

Summit Gets Late Game Winner from Freshman Anna Lawler

Webster Groves vs Rockwood Summit. Overtime. Set pieces. They go hand-in-hand when these Suburban South (now Suburban XII South) foes gather. Both teams came into the match having given up a single goal midway through the regular season while going undefeated thus far. That changed for the Statesmen in the 99th minute Thursday when a […]


Real STL Offers Free Training Clinic April 21st

Real STL is offering a free 2-hour training session with Zaza and Nacho Novas, Program Directors for Real STL. The program is designed to develop players ages 4 to 18. DATE: Tuesday, April 21 – 6 to 8 PM LOCATION: The Field Sports Complex 4141 Highway 111, Pontoon Beach, IL 62040 REGISTRATION Everyone must register […]


Saint Louis FC Home Opener Draws Ecstatic Crowd

Despite ending its first home match in a 1–1 draw, one might have thought Saint Louis F.C. had won the USL Championship Saturday night. A truly capacity stadium went ecstatic for their home team as it christened its home turf against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, one of the most well established teams in the USL. And […]


Tax Day 2015: New Stadiums Put a Drag on the Economy

On Tax Day 2015 I thought it would be worthwhile to share a story on stadium economics. Northern Pitch has culled some economic research and applied it to the effort in the Twin Cities to build a new soccer specific stadium. The bottom line – the economic impact is never what the promoters tell you […]


Sauerbrunn and Chalupny Named to 2015 World Cup Roster

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named a 23-player roster that will represent the United States in the upcoming Women’s World Cup being held in Canada. With 55 days until the USA’s opening match of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named the […]

Matt Besler, USMNT

USMNT Face Mexico Wednesday

U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has selected a 22-player roster for the 64th edition of the USA-Mexico rivalry, presented by AT&T, on Wednesday, April 15 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. CT and the game will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1, UniMas and […]


SIUE Cougars Offer Free Youth Clinic April 17th

SIUE men’s soccer has announced the upcoming camp schedule including a free clinic April 17. Free Youth Clinic April 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Boys and Girls Ages 5-13 Cost: Free Description: SIUE players and staff will work with participants to develop and improve their individual soccer skill. Camp will cover the fundamentals of passing, dribbling, and […]