Other News of Note

Missouri Soccer Sectional Qualifiers – Wednesday Edition

The District playoffs continue tonight with Championship games for the games listed below. If changes due to weather come in, I’ll share that via Twitter first, later updating the website. I’ve also provided an early look at the Sectional match ups next week, with final foes being decided Thursday in all cases except one (SLUH […]

CBC Cadets Onto District Final Rematch with DeSmet

A goal by junior Nick Dempster, his team-leading 14th, came only 18 seconds into the match Tuesday as he pounced on a missed ball by a defender. It would hold up as the CBC Cadets went on to a 2-0 victory over the Marquette Mustangs Tuesday in the District 3 semifinal. Around the 60th minute […]

Austin Blom Goal Sends DeSmet to District Finals

In a game that bore a striking resemblance to the Quarterfinal match last  November, the DeSmet Spartans broke through a stout Lafayette defense in the second overtime period Tuesday. Davis Meyerhoff sent a free kick to the far post that Jack Klingler nodded down into the path of Austin Blom. A left-footed flick with the […]

Sam Leach, CBC Cadets

As the District playoffs begin and the season countdown is only six more games for the Champion, less for others, I take a look at a key player for the CBC Cadets. I previously highlighted his teammate, defensive midfielder Jack Edwards, now let’s look at an attacker. Sam Leach is the attacking midfielder, wears the […]

Missouri and Illinois Soccer Playoffs – Tuesday Edition

Soccer Playoffs continue in Missouri and Illinois today with a large slate of games. In Illinois, which is about a week ahead of Missouri, there are three area games for fans: 1A – Gibault Catholic (Waterloo) faces Beardstown at Granite City to advance to the Final Four. Game time is 6pm. 2A – Waterloo 7-0 […]

Missouri District Soccer Playoffs – Monday Edition

The post-season opened Saturday for Class 3 and Class 4 with Chaminade defeating Ritenour in a District semifinal changed by Hazelwood East canceling their season after District Assignments were announced. That sends Chaminade to the Final this Saturday against SLUH. Everybody else opens their District Soccer Playoff schedules today or tomorrow. Here are Monday’s openers: […]

Brad Davis Announces Retirement

Sporting Kansas City midfielder Brad Davis announced Sunday that he will retire from professional soccer at the end of the 2016 MLS season. Davis will leave Major League Soccer after a brilliant 15-year career highlighted by 2006 and 2007 MLS Cup championships, 2011 MLS Best XI accolades, six MLS All-Star selections and a 2005 MLS […]