Julie King, From Nerinx Hall to the NWSL

I had the pleasure of interviewing Julie King (audio below) earlier this week while she was home visiting family. Julie is one of four area players competing in the National Womens Soccer League (NWSL), a list that includes Becky Sauerbrunn (FC Kansas City/Ladue), Alyssa Mautz (Chicago Red Stars/Ft. Zumwalt West) and most recently, Granite City’s […]

St. Louis Sports Commission Offering Youth Soccer Coaching Clinics

The St Louis Sports Commission invites Youth Soccer Coaches to attend a FREE Youth Soccer Coaching clinic with Denny Vaninger, former US National Team Player and current Missouri Youth Soccer Association Director of Coaching. Denny is offering the Coach it Right! Youth Soccer Clinic which is also an official Youth Licensing course required by MYSA […]

US Youth Soccer E License Course at Whitfield and Collinsville

The State Youth Soccer organizations in both Missouri and Illinois offer an on-going set of courses for Coaching Education. Coming up this month both are offering the National E License, which first requires that you have the National F License which is a 2-hour online course. US Soccer licensed instructors provide the latest coaching information, […]

Tony Whelan, Manchester United Academy Director Here for MYSA Youth Camp

Missouri Youth Soccer is holding Summer Camp Monday, June 13 – Friday, June 17, 2016 at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO. Featured Coach is Tony Whelan, Academy Director for Manchester United. I sat down with Tony and his long time friend Denny Vaninger, MYSA Director of Coaching, to discuss the Camp, their long friendship […]

Missouri Youth Soccer offering Lindenwood Summer Camp

The 2016 Missouri Youth Soccer Aassociation Summer Camp has been announced for Monday, June 13 – Friday, June 17, 2016 at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO. The camp is open to all 6-16 year old players and is designed to improve individual soccer skills & team tactics in a fun learning environment. Players will […]

Missouri Youth Coaching Certification – Free Clinics

Denny Vaninger, Director of Coaching for Missouri Youth Soccer Association, has scheduled a number of Free Clinics for those who need to obtain their Missouri Youth Coaching Certificate. A Missouri Youth Coaching Certificate is required of all those desiring to coach within the state of Missouri regardless of any other licensing you may hold from […]

St Louis Sports Commission Offering Youth Coaching License Clinic Thursday

The St Louis Sports Commission invites Youth Soccer Coaches to attend a FREE clinic with Denny Vaninger, former US National Team Player and current Missouri Youth Soccer Association Director of Coaching. Denny is offering the Coach it Right! Soccer Clinic which is aslo and official F License course with MYSA. The clinic is free to […]