Four Missouri Boys Teams at National League Final Weekend

The 2016-17 US Youth Soccer National League Boys season will wrap up play March 10-12 at the Bettye Wilson Soccer Complex in Las Vegas, Nev., as 64 teams — representing 22 state associations and 55 clubs — play their final three games and solidify the division standings. The top two finishers in each of the […]

Five Chasing National League Glory

The National League (NL) kicks off Thursday for the Boys with four games (over four days) scheduled. The expansion of the NL this season means that 128 boys teams will converge in North Carolina to kick off their 2016-17 season in front of college, professional and U.S. National Team scouts. Games are played primarily at […]

Jack Edwards – A Player to Know 

​In a conversation with Terry Michler Friday afternoon, we discussed a key player on his team. Jack Edwards is a junior who started for Michler as a sophomore at left-back. Edwards has now moved into a more familiar role as a defensive midfielder for the CBC Cadets. In this conversation, Michler uses a couple of […]

Weekly News – International opportunities, 4 Rivers and

The weekly update offers news of interest that I shared via Twitter or Facebook you may have missed. Like the great initiative shown by a future Orchard Farm Eagle at the bottom of this post, working hard in her garage during the rain last week! CLUB Jake Totty to Marbella United FC in Spain for […]

Six From Missouri Advance to Region II Soccer Semifinals

After three days of preliminary games, the semifinalists are set for the 2016 US Youth Soccer Region II (Midwest) Championships at Grand Park Sports Complex in Westfield, Ind. Of the 216 Boys and Girls teams participating, 56 teams in the Under-13 through Under-19 age groups will continue on their pursuit to become a US Youth […]

Saint Louis Sends 8 Boys Teams to US Youth Soccer Region II Tournament

The 2016 US Youth Soccer Region II Championships begin play Friday June 24 and St. Louis sends eight boys teams to the tournament being held in Westfield, IN (North of Indianapolis). There are State Champions at U13-U19 along with a pair of Midwest Regional League (MRL) qualifiers in the U15 age group, making for a […]

Missouri Sending 19 Teams to Region Two Soccer Tournament

The upcoming US Youth Soccer Region II Tournament is being held June 24-29 at the Grand Park Sports Complex in Westfield, IN. The tournament will feature 216 teams from the 14 State Soccer Associations that make up the Region, one of four within the US Youth Soccer Association. Teams qualify for the US Youth Soccer […]

Boys Spring Season Comes Into View

With the end of the Boys High School soccer season here in Missouri, Club teams are beginning their training efforts. SLYSA League applications for 2016 open Tuesday December 1st with League play beginning February 20, 2016. Prior to that will come a series of friendlies and early Tournament play in warmer climes. I took in […]

Region II Championships, Final Group Play

Day Three, final day of group play. The Game of the Day is U15 Sporting STL McMahon Ford vs ECU Maroon (IN) at 10am. The following teams have advanced into the 2015 USYSA Region 2 semi-finals being held in the Fox Cities, WI area. Good luck to all teams on Tuesday. U13 Boys Sporting JB […]

USYSA Region II Tournament Opens Saturday

The 2015 US Youth Soccer Region II (Midwest) Championships open Saturday at the USA Youth Sports Complex and Southwest Park in Fox Cities, Wis (due South of Green Bay). The US Youth Soccer Region II Championships, which will feature top teams in the Under-13 through Under-19 age groups, will kick off with round robin games […]