Josh Sargent and MNT Open CONCACAF U17 Championship Pursuit Today

The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team kicks off the 2017 CONCACAF U17 Championship on Sunday April 23 against Jamaica at Estadio Maracaná de Panamá in Panama City, Panama. The match can be seen via livestream on the official CONCACAF Facebook page at 12:30 p.m. CT. Fans can also follow all the matches of the U.S. […]

Josh Sargent To Captain U17 MNT at CONCACAF Tourney

The U.S. U-17 Men’s National Team opens the 2017 CONCACAF U-17 Championship on Sunday against Jamaica. As they step on the field looking to qualify for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup, they’ll walk out behind Josh Sargent, who was appointed team captain this week by head coach John Hackworth. Story link at US Soccer […]

A STLFC Academy Soccer Primer

As you have probably heard (my original story), the two US Soccer Development Academy programs here in the Metro area are combining into one new program, branded as the STLFC Academy that will begin play in the Fall. The branding points to the objective of developing players for Saint Louis FC, our professional team that […]

Missouri Rush Soccer Park becoming a Reality

Missouri Rush is thrilled to announce that we are moving! Last year, our coaches (along with the majority of our members through our end of year survey) tasked us with acquiring our own all-turf facility, the Missouri Rush Soccer Park. Hearing that, president Mike Soots immediately went to work setting up meetings with developers, current […]

Region II ID Camp Invitations Delivered

The Missouri ODP soccer program is alive and well as represented by the invitations extended to the players for the upcoming Region II ID Camps. There will be a Boys Camp (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 & 2004), July 5th – 9th, while the Girls Camp (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 & 2004) will be held July […]


The U14 (2003) and U15 (2002) Girls met on the pitch at the SLSG Collinsville soccer complex today to contest the first of two SLSG ECNL derby games between the Illinois and Missouri sides. Illinois captured the U14 match 2-0 while Missouri came out on top in the U15 match, 1-0. They’ll meet again in […]

Sam Cary, Missouri Young Referee on Why She Refs

I talked to sophomore Sam Cary at the SLU v Iowa match last week (Cary committed to become a Hawkeye earlier this school year). I wanted to hear about her experiences as a Youth Soccer referee. I’ll let you hear about it in her own words, listen below! Sam Cary, MYSA Young Female Referee 2017 […]

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 […]

2017 CBC Dutch Touch International Soccer Camp

The St. Louis soccer scene will be invaded in July with players and coaches from Holland, for a once-in- a- lifetime camp, for the elite level players from the St. Louis area. The CBC-Dutch Touch International Camp will again be hosted at CBC High School and Cadet Park. The camp training sessions will be held […]

STLFC Academy Trials Underway 

I was on hand at the WWT Soccer Park Saturday while the STL FC Academy trials are underway. As you may recall the Fall 2017 season will feature a single set of teams from the Missouri and Illinois Scott Gallagher programs. Photo Gallery – 2003 Trialist v SLSG Elite There will be four teams under […]