Summit Falcons Win Wild Affair With Collinsville

The Summit Falcons fought back from five deficits to defeat the Collinsville Kahok’s Tuesday on a deflected shot three minutes into the second overtime period. The hero was freshman Julia Martens (13) who’s pace and untiring efforts down the left flank put continued pressure on the Kahok defense throughout the night. Editing 300 pictures and […]

Girls High School Soccer Kicks Into Gear

While teams throughout Missouri were getting their season started on Friday, the earliest possible day allowed, this week will see an uptick in activity while Illinois enters their second week of play. Here’s a preview of what can be seen in Girls High School soccer this week! INTERESTING MATCHES Of particular note are a pair […]

Edwardsville Tigers Top Seed in Illinois Class 3A Soccer Regionals

The seeding and brackets for the Class 3A Illinois High School Association Boys Soccer tournament have been released. The Edwardsville Tigers have captured the top seed among the area teams in the two Regional brackets, at O’Fallon and Granite City. They will compete to advance to the Peoria Notre Dame Sectional tournament. Hosting for the […]

St Louis High School Soccer Coaches Update

Some notes from around the area: Annie Beekman has resigned from her position as Head Coach at Ursuline. No news on a replacement at this stage. She is a two-time State Champion with Incarnate Word, while also reaching the Final 4 three times in her four years with the Northside squad. Her record in five […]

Collinsville Kahoks Play For Final Four Spot Today

The Collinsville Kahoks play in an Illinois Super-Sectional (or Quarterfinal as most organizations call it) this afternoon with hopes of returning the the Illinois Girls Soccer State Final Four. The team will face Lincoln Way North today at 4:30 pm at Joliet Central. A 20 mile drive for Lincoln Way North, much more than that […]

State Tournament Sites for Illinois Girls Playoffs Set

The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) has released the list of tournament sites for the High School Girls this season. You can find the complete list on the IHSA website. I’ve culled the local details below, including Triad’s hosting of Sectionals. Class 3A Super-Sectional – TBA Sectional – Normal (Community) Regionals + Collinsville + Granite […]

Four Weeks

February 29th is the day High School girls soccer tryouts begin in both Illinois and Missouri. A mere four short weeks before the formal efforts get underway as the ‘captains’ running, lifting and kick-arounds have been underway for some time now. Four weeks to get into shape and be prepared for tryouts. The first formal […]

Collinsville Kahoks Defeat Webster Groves Statesmen via PKs

The CYC Tournament is delivering on its requisite dramatics at all levels this week. The #3 ranked Collinsville Kahoks contributed their share Friday night with a win over #4 Webster Groves, requiring a late equalizer and penalty kicks (see video below of the PK round). Webster was able to establish some early control but in […]

Collinsville Lady Kahoks Fall To Neuqua Valley in State Semifinal

The Illinois Class 3A State Final Four opens tonight at 5pm with the Lady Kahoks taking on the Neuqua Valley Wildcats. Chicagoland Soccer takes a look at the Class 3A and 2A finals and the Belleville News-Democrat takes a look at the Kahoks Follow @LadyKahokSoccer or @NeuquaGirlsSocc The games are streamed live on the […]

Collinsville Kahoks Reach Illinois Final 4

Congratulations to the Lady Kahoks of Collinsville. A 3-0 win yesterday over Stagg (Chicago) sends them to the Class 3 Final 4 that will be held in Naperville this weekend. The Kahoks will take on Neuqua Valley (18-3-2), a regular participant of the Parkway College Showcase, of Naperville in a state semifinal at 5 p.m. […]