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 […]

Missouri Class 2 High School Soccer District Playoffs

A quick look at the Class 2 High School Soccer playoff results and calendar. I caught the final 20 minutes Tuesday at Lutheran St. Charles who are hosting the District 7 tournament. The Duchesne Pioneers defeated first year program Orchard Farm in the opener to advance to the final. In the late game, the St. […]

Weekly News – Scholar All-American, Euro Travels, UNC Recruit

CLUB Good luck to Ian Drake (2003) who is participating in the US Youth Futsal National ID Camp this weekend in Kansas City. I’ll have more next week upon his return. There will be a groundbreaking in Kansas on Sunday at US Soccer and Sporting KC finally begin development of the US Soccer National Training […]

Whitfield Warriors Capture Orchard Farm Round Robin

The Orchard Farm Eagles invited three teams to join them for a Round Robin tournament last week. Played Monday, Thursday and Friday at the Eagles facility with views of the Mississippi River bluffs in the background, the Warriors captured the title with a clean sweep, scoring 16 goals and giving up one to Lutheran St […]

Missouri High School Soccer District Playoffs, Class 1-2

The Class 1 and Class 2 High School soccer playoffs wrap up Saturday but there are several Finals that will be played today. As usual, I’m also already looking out beyond St. Louis to offer a look at likely candidates that could reach the Final 4. As a reminder, the Final 4 for Boys High […]

Alton Redbirds Capture McCluer Tourney Title

With a 2-0 shutout of the Hazelwood Central Hawks, the Alton Redbirds captured the Championship of the McCluer Tournament Friday night at the James Egan Center in Florissant. Let me rephrase that – the Redbirds captured their FIFTH straight McCluer Tourney title. Last year it was Lutheran St. Charles who were the finalist (Photo Gallery […]

Ritenour Huskies Defeat Lutheran St. Charles

In the final match of the Zumwalt Classic for the two teams, Ritenour came back from one down to get the win on Friday evening. Lutheran opened the scoring in the 32nd minute when Colten Doherty made a nifty move after receiving the ball in the box, cutting back the ball to create the space […]

Ft. Zumwalt Classic Tournament

The 6th Annual Zumwalt Classic kicks of Monday following a day of rain outs on Saturday. Fourteen teams feature and games are being played at the four original locations plus a couple more over the course of this week because of the rain. The updated schedule is provided. Participating Teams, who are broken up into […]

5th Annual FZE Kickoff Tournament Opens Saturday

The Ft Zumwalt East Kickoff Tournament returns for the fifth year, this year hosted across three locations – Ft Zumwalt East, Lutheran St Charles and St Charles West. Saturday August 23rd is the first day of competition in Missouri and the three schools have brought together ten teams ready to get started. Schedules have changed […]

St Louis Varsity Showcase All-Stars

It’s been a full Summer and now High School practices are beginning across the State. Catching up on some of the summertime efforts, here’s the list of All-Stars from the St Louis Varsity Showcase that was held in early July. I’m looking forward to some good soccer this Fall. . . For information on the […]