Austin Ledbetter Drafted by FC Dallas of Major League Soccer

Congratulations to Austin Ledbetter (SIUE/CBC/SLSG Academy) who was drafted by FC Dallas in the third round today. The SIUE senior became the fifth men’s soccer alum to be drafted into Major League Soccer in the last four years from the SIUE Cougar’s. He was selected Tuesday in the third round (no. 53 overall) by FC […]

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 […]

Congratulations CBC Cadets on 9th State Title 

Congratulations to the CBC Cadets who captured their ninth State title with a win in PKs Saturday against Rockhurst. A second half direct kick by Connor Lonero tied the match 1-1, followed by a pair of scoreless 15 minute overtime periods.  Lonero, who scored on his only direct kick of the season, then got the […]

Missouri Large School Soccer Final Four

The Missouri State High School Activities Association boys Soccer Final Four opens Friday in Fenton at the World Wide Technology Soccer Park. The Class 3 and Class 4 semifinal games are Friday while the Champions will be determined in games Saturday. I’ll be on hand for the Semifinals but will once again miss the Finals […]

2016 Metro Catholic Conference (MCC) All-Conference Soccer

The 2016 Metro Catholic Conference (MCC) All-Conference Soccer teams have been announced. The entire starting lineup for CBC and Vianney were recognized across the three levels while the other three schools were also well represented – SLUH (10) DeSmet (9) Chaminade (7). Two teams remain in contention for post-season opportunities. CBC will host SLUH Saturday […]

CBC Cadets Defeat DeSmet Spartans in PK’s for District Title 

The CBC Cadets celebrate their District Title , won in PK’s 5-4 with Cameron Meyer guessing correctly on Jack Klingler’s effort low left (pic below) The Cadets, who end every practice with a PK competition , came in with the shooters chosen via this cauldron. PHOTO GALLERY – CBC Cadets v DeSmet Spartans The shooters […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ft Zumwalt West Jaguars Stun CBC in Overtime

The Ft. Zumwalt West Jaguars won 2-1 over the CBC Cadets on Tuesday when a corner kick in the fifth minute of the first overtime was knocked into the net by a CBC player. Mitch Vaughn sent a wonderful ball to the back post where centerback Keegan Dankenbring, who scored the first one for FZW, […]

CBC Cadets Fight Back Against Howell North

Connor Crain game Howell North the lead in the 8th minute Thursday evening when he intercepted a pass in front of Mike Kamp, CBC’s keeper. His shot into the empty net was taken quickly and reliably, giving the Knights a 1-0 lead. The Cadets tied the match in the 18th when Tyler McAllister turned the […]