Saint Louis FC Academy Program Announced, Merger of Illinois and Missouri

Via SLSG – St. Louis Scott Gallagher and Saint Louis FC are excited to announce a planned merger for the SLSG-Missouri and SLSG-Illinois Academy Programs into the Saint Louis FC Academy, pending U.S. Soccer approval. The SLSG Academy Programs started in 2007 with U16 and U18 development teams playing a seven-month season. Today, the program […]

Melanie Donaldson Hopes To Hear Her Named Called in NWSL Draft

Incarnate Word and Mizzou Tiger grad Melanie Donaldson will be hanging with her college roomie on Thursday in Georgia, hoping to hear her named called in the NWSL draft that day. The 2017 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) College Draft will take place Thursday, January 12 at 2 p.m. CT at the National Soccer Coaches […]

Seattle Sounders Acquire Will Bruin from Houston

The Houston Dynamo have acquired General and Targeted Allocation Money from Seattle Sounders FC in a trade for forward Will Bruin, the club announced today. Seattle will open their 2017 season this year at Houston. One day after trading for offensive-minded midfielder Harry Shipp, the Seattle Sounders have added more attacking pedigree with their acquisition […]

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 […]

Josh Sargent Ready for Nike International Friendlies

The 2016 Nike International Friendlies and U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase will take place at Premier Sports Campus in Lakewood Ranch, Florida from Nov. 30-Dec. 5. Included on the roster is Josh Sargent (St. Dominic/SLSG Missouri Academy), one of twelve players who return after participating in the event in 2015. The team went 1-2-0 […]

Alli Magaletta’s Goal Sends West Virginia to College Cup

For the first time in program history, the West Virginia University women’s soccer team will compete at the NCAA College Cup, as the No. 1-ranked Mountaineers defeated No. 5-ranked Duke, 1-0, this afternoon, in the NCAA Tournament Fourth Round, in front of 1,648 fans at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium. A goal from junior midfielder Alli […]

2016 Fall Missouri High School Girls State Cup Champions Crowned

The Missouri Youth Soccer Association Fall Missouri High School girls State Cup wrapped up on Sunday with three of the four title games going to Penalty Kicks, an indication of the competitiveness. Two clubs captured their first ever Girls titles – AFA Fillies and Sporting Springfield who are noting it is also the first title […]

US Soccer Offers New Concussion Recognition Tools

U.S. Soccer released a new video on recognizing and managing concussions, highlighting the important role parents, players, coaches, referees and health professionals play in the return to play process. The video is part of U.S. Soccer’s Recognize to Recover (R2R) player health and safety program, and is designed to raise awareness of this important issue […]

CBC Cadets Defeat DeSmet Spartans in PK’s for District Title 

The CBC Cadets celebrate their District Title , won in PK’s 5-4 with Cameron Meyer guessing correctly on Jack Klingler’s effort low left (pic below) The Cadets, who end every practice with a PK competition , came in with the shooters chosen via this cauldron. PHOTO GALLERY – CBC Cadets v DeSmet Spartans The shooters […]

Missouri Soccer Sectional Qualifiers – Wednesday Edition

The District playoffs continue tonight with Championship games for the games listed below. If changes due to weather come in, I’ll share that via Twitter first, later updating the website. I’ve also provided an early look at the Sectional match ups next week, with final foes being decided Thursday in all cases except one (SLUH […]