Other News of Note

Three Recognized as NSCAA All-Midwest Soccer

The 2016 Boys NSCAA All-American and All-Midwest Soccer selections have been named. As noted in earlier stories, Connor Lonero of CBC and Billy Hency of Rockwood Summit were named All-Americans. There are three players from the St. Louis region who have been named to the All-Midwest squad. Apologies to Osvaldo Guererro for the lack of […]

Becky Sauerbrunn Nominated as US Soccer Female Player of the Year

U.S. Soccer has announced the five nominees for the 2016 U.S. Soccer Female Player of the Year award. This year’s field features forwards Crystal Dunn and Alex Morgan, midfielders Tobin Heath and Carli Lloyd, and defender Becky Sauerbrunn. Sauerbrunn is a St. Louis native who now lives in Denver and played High School soccer at […]

Josh Sargent A US Soccer Young Male Player of the Year Nominee

U.S. Soccer has announced the nominees for the 2016 U.S. Soccer Young Male, Young Female and Disabled Player of the Year awards. Josh Sargent (St. Dominic/SLSG Academy) is one of five players nominated for Young Male Player of the Year. Check out his peers for this award! Nominees for Young Male Player of the Year […]

Hency and Lonero Named NSCAA High School Soccer All-Americans

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced on Monday the 2016 NSCAA High School Boys and Girls All-America Teams. Two are players are part of this select group – Junior Billy Hency of Rockwood Summit and Senior Connor Lonero. In addition, Gianni Catenacci from Rockhurst (and Olathe, KS) was named to the list. Billy […]

FieldTurf Duraspine Fields Failing Faster Than Promised

For the school districts and soccer organizations with turf fields, if you have a Field Turf product, this story may interest you. Insider documents reveal a trail of deception as leading turf company, FieldTurf, sold high-end sports fields to taxpayers in towns and schools across N.J. and U.S., knowing they might fall apart. The original […]