12th Annual Norco Soccer Invitational Opens

I was on hand last night for the start of the Norco Invitational soccer tournament, always a clear indication that the Club season has begun (along with SLYSA League starting). The tournament is being held at Mueller Fields and the SLYSA Complex and as usual traffic at 370 and Elm can be a bit of […]

CBC Cadets Defeat Lindbergh Flyers

The CBC Cadets faced Lindbergh on Thursday and came away with a 2-0 win over the Flyers on goals by Sr. Ryan Gerteisen and Jr. Jack Edwards, in the first and second half respectively. Much like Saturday’s match against Jefferson City, the Flyer’s came out strong and set the tone against CBC. It’s something to […]

STLCC Archer Men Open with Win

The STLCC Archers scored a pair of goals in the first 19 minutes and took that lead into halftime today before adding three more in the second half for the final 5-0 margin against State Fair.  PHOTO GALLERY – coming soon  I’m at CBC now so look for pictures and details later 

Jason Howard opens STLCC Archer Account with a Win

The STLCC Archers opened the season with a 3-0 win against State Fair CC today. Goals were scored by Kate Wing (Howell North) in the 30th as she won a 50/50 battle 40 yards out before winning a foot race towards the box, finishing to the left as the keeper came out. Hope Beckerle was […]

St. Louis Soccer Weekly – Transfers, Games and Honors

Before I dive into the latest edition of St. Louis soccer action, a look back at some Olympic memories by the writers who covered the games. If you haven’t heard about the US Women’s Water Polo team, it’s just one of some remarkable human stories that will stay with the writers. And you. Memories of […]

Josh Sargent U17 National Team Update

If you haven’t heard about Josh Sargent of O’Fallon, Missouri, now is a pretty good time to correct that. Josh is one of two local players who is actively involved in the US Soccer national program, along with Aedan Stanley (Columbia, IL). Sargent is in Mexico this week competing with the U17 National Team at […]

MCC Soccer Minute – 2016 College Edition

It’s a new season to highlight former MCC soccer players, so here’s a list of those currently playing in colleges across the country (please share any additional we may have missed): Division I Belmont University (KY) – Horizon League – the Bruins feature junior Tony Doellefeld and sophomore Dennis Kluba (both SLUH) and host W. […]

St. Louis High School Sports Names New Soccer Beat Reporter

If you missed my breaking news on Saturday afternoon, St. Louis High School Sports (aka @STLhssports) lost their primary prep soccer reporter as he has decided to return to West Texas. The new man on the beat is from the current staff. Jim Fassen, who has been the primary writer for girls softball the past […]

Iowa Gets Overtime Win at Mizzou Soccer

After Mizzou Soccer jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first half, Iowa responded with two unanswered goals, defeating the Tigers, 2-1, on Sunday afternoon at Walton Stadium. With the loss, Mizzou falls to 1-1-0 while Iowa improves to 1-1-0. Senior Melanie Donaldson (Florissant, Mo.) found the back of the net in the 17th […]

CBC Cadets Get Narrow Win against Jeff City

Nathan Temm’s goal, scored midway through the second half, earned the CBC Cadets a win in their season, and home opener Saturday. It cam at the end of a 40 yard run as he ran straight at the middle of the Jay’s defense. His 1v1 skills got him to the penalty spot where he sent […]