Brionna Halvorsen – From ODP to U17 USWNT Team Camp

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On the eve of the Missouri State Cup, opening Saturday October 25th in Kansas City, one player goes into the games knowing that her November schedule will overflow with opportunities. Brionna Halverson, a sophomore at Bolivar High School in Bolivar, Missouri joined Futura Academy Forte Elite 98-99 (U16 Girls) this season and they go into […]

AC Porta Via Soccer Complex Coming to Valley Park

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Via AC Porta Via – We are proud to announce our partnership with the city of Valley Park to build a sports complex that will be the new home for AC Porta Via Soccer Club. The rendering above shows the layout of our new complex. 3 of the 6 fields will contain lighting, all fields […]

Lou Fusz Hosting MRL Soccer This Weekend

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The Midwest Regional League is coming to a conclusion with some quality matches scheduled for the Lou Fusz Soccer Complex this weekend. It begins tonight with two great match ups. At 6pm it’s U16 Girls with the undefeated Futura Academy squad facing Lou Fusz Wipke. Wipke are defending State Cup Champions and its highly likely […]

Missouri Youth Soccer Association Seeks Executive Director

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Missouri Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) is seeking a qualified Executive Director to lead the organization in support of our mission. MYSA is affiliated with United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA) and the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). MYSA has nearly 31,000 plus players and coaches participating in our state, regional and national leagues and competitions. […]

State Cup Finals Being Held in conjunction with Big 12 Finals

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The 2014 Fall Missouri State Cup & Presidents Cup pool play weekend will be held October 25th – 26th, 2014 in Kansas City, MO at the Raytown SC and Legacy Park Soccer Complexes.  The Final 4 weekend will be held November 8th – 9th, 2014 at the Swope Soccer Village in Raytown, MO.  This event will be for the U15 – U18 […]

My Last First – Lou Fusz Becher

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The Last First. A bittersweet experience, the last time you’ll have pre-season gatherings and jitters, the last time you’ll set season goals with your team. All the emotions that brings. Coach Becher is not publicly an emotional type but there is no question about his connection with his team and what it means for not […]

Gateway Futsal Early Registration Ends Oct 1

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Via Gateway Futsal – Play Futsal the way it was designed. Gateway is the largest league in St Louis, providing for professionally officiated game for intense but safe competition with teams of the same skill level. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2014-15 WINTER LEAGUE Dates: December 6th, 2014 – February 21st, 2015 Facilities: West County – […]

Your Doing Stoppage Time Wrong

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SoccerSTL correspondent Anders Aarhus (@SportsViking) is now producing a weekly YouTube show he calls Soccer Central. Highly recommended. In the most recent edition, he speaks with Professor Nick Watanabe who teaches Sports Economics and Finance at Mizzou. Watanabe recently published a study on … well, I’ll let them explain it in the video. I sit […]

Midwest Regional League Opens

2014-09-13 KC Blaze at AFA Fillies, MRL U15G

The AFA Fillies 99-00 faced off against the KC Blaze Blue Angels Saturday evening in the second of three matches scheduled at the SLSG Creve Coeur soccer facility for First Division Red group play. The Fillies started well and had the first opportunity when outside midfielder #10 knocked one off the crossbar with the rebound […]

SLYSA U12 Girls – Franciscan SC vs WC St Louis SC

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A beautiful Saturday morning and I took in a SLYSA U12 Girls match. No match report, there will be time later in their careers for that. Suffice to say it held my attention for the entire 70 minutes and it was good to see the work the young ladies were putting into the game. For […]