Apply Now for A Missouri Youth Soccer Educational Grant

The Missouri Youth Soccer Association is seeking nominations for their 2016 Educational Grants. Created in 2016, the Education Grant will be presented annually to a graduating high school senior from the state of Missouri who exemplifies outstanding character, dedication to their education, and love of the game of soccer. The grant recipient(s) receive a one-time […]

Meet Chicago Fire Goalkeeper Patrick McLain Tonight

Meet Major League Soccer and West Coast Goalkeeping Pro-Team goalkeeper Patrick McLain of the Chicago Fire, who this weekend will be playing for your hometown STLFC as they go again Sacramento Saturday evening. He’s stopping by the store to talk goalkeeper drills, sign autographs and there’s a chance to win a pair of gloves! See […]

Sporting Springfield Newest Member of SCN Affiliates

A recent merger of two clubs in Springfield, Missouri – Springfield SC and Missouri Elite – has been awaiting a formal announcement of the new club name as well as hiring a Director of Coaching for the Girls side. No word on the DOC but a formal press release, along with a new website and […]

KC Select To Anchor New 10 Field Complex in Lee’s Summit

Lee’s Summit, Mo. – Soccer will see another robust infusion in the Kansas City area as Lee’s Summit’s Paragon Star project continues to move forward through city, county and state approvals. KC Select and ALBA KC, recently announcing a merger that takes place this spring, has declared its intention to be an anchor soccer tenant […]

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 […]

2016 Missouri President’s Cup Draw

The draw for the The 2016 Summer Missouri President’s Cup was completed this afternoon. There was a 30% increase of registered teams over last year. The 2016 Spring Missouri Presidents Cup will be held May 20-22, 2016 at the Lake Country Soccer Complex in Springfield, MO. This event will be for the U12 – U14 […]

The Sunday Round Up – HS Goal of the Year begins

The Sunday Round Up, a new effort, will provide a look back at items of interest that you may have missed. I love hearing about first varsity goals, sharing video of quality goals, setting records and stories outside our area that enhance our understanding of the game. They’ll come primarily from Twitter and Facebook. I’m […]

Sara Sanabria on National ODP Camp Experience

I was out at the World Wide Technology Soccer Park in early March, during a U14 ECNL tournament at the SLSG facility, to get a look at the latest player from the region to earn an opportunity on the national stage. Sara Sanabria is a seventh grader (with a 3.9 GPA) who attends Wentzville Middle […]

2016 Summer Missouri State Cup Draw

The draw for the The 2016 Summer Missouri State Cup was completed Friday afternoon. xxx teams registered for the tournament (196 in 2015) Here are the brackets for the upcoming tournament. Note that last year’s semifinalists received a seed, and are indicated as the typed team name at the top of the groups. The other […]

Lou Fusz Soccer Website Advances

Congratulations to the crew over at Lou Fusz Soccer Club. Their new website has gone live, featuring an updated look and a responsive design. That’s a recommendation I made more than a year ago that ensures that visitors see a website that matches their screen. My website has been responsive from the start (4 1/2 […]