Tomas Gomez Named Top 5 USL Goalkeeper

Congratulations to Tomas Gomez (Webster Groves/Georgetown) who is one of five USL goalkeeper featured by the United Soccer League in a recent pre-season report. The 2016 USL Golden Glove winner with a 0.69 goals-against average – taking the honor thanks to Rio Grande Valley FC’s Callum Irving not playing quite enough minutes – Tomas Gomez […]

Tomas Gomez Named USL Golden Glove Winner

Congratulations to Webster Grove’s Tomas Gomez, who was named the Golden Glove Award winner in the USL Soccer League this season. Gomez is a graduate of Georgetown University where he played in the NCAA College Cup in 2012. From the USL Press Release: Rochester’s Gomez claimed a second consecutive Golden Glove award for the Rhinos […]

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 […]

Sunday Report – Gomez pro debut and other Firsts

The Week of April 11 wraps with wonderful news for a Webster Groves lad, a Goal of the Year candidate from Ursuline, video review for D1 soccer this Fall and plenty more! Webster Groves (and Georgetown) alum Tomas Gomez earned his first pro start Sunday and kept a clean sheet in a scoreless draw while […]

Saint Louis in Major League Soccer

You read the title correctly. This isn’t an #MLS2STL story but rather what Saint Louis is contributing to Major League Soccer at the player level. March 1st was the day for final rosters in advance of the season opening this Sunday so here’s a quick look at the state of the game as it pertains […]

SoccerWire: Missouri Produces Most MLS Players per Capita released a story today The best U.S. state at producing MLS players doesn’t even have a team (yet). They responded to a release by Major League Soccer noting that MLS is the most diverse major professional sports league. That international diversity is one of the appeals soccer has for me but to their credit, […]

Manning, Kristo, Gomez and Lee Chosen In MLS SuperDraft

Four players with St. Louis ties were chosen in the final two rounds of the Major League Soccer SuperDraft today. A trio of SLU Billikens in Anthony Manning (TX), Raymond Lee (Park Hill) and Robby Kristo (Parkway North) as well as Webster Groves native Tomas Gomez (Georgetown). #CrewSC selects FWD Robert Kristo from Saint Louis […]

Tomas Gomez Faces Portland Timbers Tuesday

UPDATED – The Lamar Hunt US Open Cup has reached the fourth round and it offers a tasty morsel for fans of St Louis Soccer. Tuesday night the Portland Timbers of Major League Soccer will host the Orlando City U23 PDL squad. Orlando City advanced by beating the Charleston Battery of USL Pro. Watch Live […]

Fink and Gomez Pursuing NCAA Final 4 Berth

The NCAA Division 1 Men’s soccer tournament has reached the third round (Sweet 16) and all eight games are being played today (Sunday) on the campus of the highest seed. Here’s the bracket showing how they got there and what remains. There are a pair of area players still chasing the dream – juniors Tomas […]

Indiana Hoosiers Open NCAA Quarterfinals Friday

The round of 16 opens this evening as the Indiana Hoosiers travel to Chapel Hill to take on North Carolina. There are two games Saturday and one Sunday that will determine this years College Cup participants. There are six Hermann Trophy candidates who are still playing that I’ve highlighted with the game info below. This […]