DeSmet Opens With Dramatic Win over Howell Central

DeSmet Opens With Dramatic Win Over Howell Central

In a game that belied it’s season-opening nature, the Howell Central Spartans and DeSmet Spartans went end-to-end tonight for 80 minutes. It was decided in the 70th minute when senior Andrew DeGreeff pounced on a loose ball on the edge of the six yard box and sent past the keeper. The game opened with high […]

MCC Minute – And Only One Can Advance

CBC Shuts Out Jeff City at Home

The MCC Minute returns and there’s big news. The District re-alignment that was released August 14th has resulted in moving the five members of the Metro Catholic Conference (MCC) into the same 16 team group that determines a Final 4 participant. With the return of the Boys High School tournament to St. Louis, MSHSAA has […]

Chris Klein Named Sporting KC Legend


Sporting Kansas City will induct former midfielder Chris Klein into the club’s Sporting Legends hall of honor on Saturday at Sporting Park with an on-field ceremony at halftime of the team’s match against the Vancouver Whitecaps FC. “This is very well-deserved recognition for Kleiny in a career full of achievements,” said Sporting KC Manager Peter […]

Saint Louis FC Opens Home Account Tonight


While merely an exhibition against the Tulsa Roughnecks, our second closest USL opponent yet not an Eastern Conference foe, tonight Saint Louis FC will have their first of two opportunities to measure the Soccer Park’s preparations for the return of professional soccer to St. Louis. The event is sold out although I’m guessing at less […]

Mike Ambersley First St. Louis FC Signing


Saint Louis Football Club has announced the first player signing in club history, welcoming Mike Ambersley back to his hometown for the 2015 USL PRO season. “After I heard the club’s vision, I was very interested and had a decision to make,” Ambersley said. “Given that St. Louis is my hometown, I feel like it’s […]

MCC Minute – Rain and a few matches

CBC Earns late tie vs DeSmet in their Boys soccer tourney 11 Sep 2014

While finishing the Gateway City Classic last weekend and playing local rivals, matches for CBC and Chaminade at the Art Firley Soccer Shootout in Jefferson City were cancelled due to continuous rain (although rescheduled for this weekend), while Vianney traveled to Springfield to compete against teams from the southwest corner of the state. SLUH The […]

MCC Minute – Gateway City Classic Edition

Chaminade Shuts Out Howell Central to Advance to CYC Soccer Semifinals

As MCC squads played local schools in the first half of the past week, four of the five competed in the nationally recognized Gateway City Soccer Classic held throughout the St. Louis area.  With lightning and thunder dominating Thursday’s opening matches for many, the rescheduled matches had everyone hopping around town!  Here’s how they all fared: […]

MCC Minute – CYC Week


While it was unusual to see Chaminade complete their conference schedule halfway into the season (most years they finish in late October, just prior to district playoffs), it was good to see the MCC squads compete against other area teams prior to next week’s CYC Tournament. Here’s the week’s recap: SLUH – the Jr. Bills […]

CBC Needs Late Goal to Tie DeSmet


The CBC Cadets fought back late in the second half Thursday to earn a 1-1 tie with DeSmet in the second round of games in their annual tournament. DeSmet, who controlled much of the play in the first half, were rewarded in the 33rd minute when when Michael Scherping scored off a long throw-in by […]

MCC Minute – CBC Tournament Week

2014-09-03 Vianney wins derby with Kirkwood

While this upcoming week the CBC Tournament will showcase four of the five MCC programs, the past week provided plenty of opportunities to catch local and outstate action: Desmet – the Spartans traveled to Rockwood Summit on Thursday and came up short in a 1-0 defeat. On Saturday, they defeated Francis Howell North 2-1, the […]