Louie Berra and #2 Louisville at SLU Tuesday


Saint Louis looks to get back into the win column Tuesday when it hosts nationally ranked Louisville at Hermann Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saint Louis enters Tuesday’s match 2-1-0 overall. The Billikens picked up wins at Hermann Stadium against Tulsa (1-0) and Virginia Tech (3-1) to open the season but dropped a […]

SLU Billikens Beat ACC Foe with Kristo Brace

2014-08-31 SLU Billikens win 3-1 over VA Tech in Mens Soccer Home Opener

Saint Louis senior forward Robert Kristo scored twice to lead the Billikens to a 3-1 victory against Virginia Tech Sunday night at Hermann Stadium. (video at bottom) The Billikens improve to 2-0 on the season, while Virginia Tech falls to 1-1. Kristo, a Hermann Trophy candidate, now has 29 career goals. It was the fifth […]

Lion’s win Parkway West – Northwest Tournament


UPDATED – Northwest Lions capture tourney title with 1-0 overtime win against Rockwood Summit. Details to follow. Schedules keep coming in (Contact me with yours) and the earliest games include the Parkway West and Northwest season-opening tournament Friday. Twelve teams will play in four pools which will then lead to a knockout round and the […]

Parkway West Ties Oakville with 8 seconds Remaining

2014-08-26 Oakville Tigers tie 1-1 at Parkway West Longhorns in HS soccer

The Oakville Tigers, after scoring a 4-3 win over Pattonville in their season opener on Monday, visited the Parkway West Longhorns Tuesday. A much tighter affair, it was the 30th minute when Sr. Colin Moran slipped one past the Longhorn’s GK from the left side of the box. It came from a play he started […]

MLS All-Stars Face Bayern Munich Wednesday


The 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game returns on August 6 in Portland. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN2, beginning at 9 pm CT (8:30 pm pre-game). The team is coached by Caleb Porter, the head coach of the Portland Timbers, with a roster that includes four players from Sporting KC – Zusi, Besler, […]

Futura Southland Forte U15 Girls Chasing National Title


Futura Academy Forte (MO) secured a spot in the National Championship with a second place finish in the National League Blue Division this past Spring. Futura was the only team in the group to go undefeated with a 4-0-3 record, and scored the second most goals in the blue division with 12. Futura fell in […]

Shea Groom Training With U23 USWNT


U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team head coach Steve Swanson has named a 24-player roster for the third training camp of the year for this age group as the squad will come together in Seattle for an event running from July 15-22. The entire roster is made up entirely of current collegiate players or players who […]

Sporting KC Sign Besler and Zusi


Prior to a sold out match against the LA Galaxy today, Sporting KC announced that they had signed Matt Besler and Graham Zusi to extended contracts that will keep them in Kansas City for years to come. Matt Besler and midfielder Graham Zusi were signed to long-term Designated Player contracts. Per club policy, additional terms […]

Josh Klein Named DeSmet Head Coach


I sat down with Josh Klein Tuesday following a morning training session. We talk about the big shows he has to fill in replacing Greg Vitello. Josh played for Vitello in the early 90’s and has spent the last 10 years coaching at DeSmet for Coach Vitello. He has some personal goals we discuss as […]

Kansas City Gives Besler and Zusi a Hero’s Welcome


By Collin and Russell Hickey On a warm, sunny Kansas City afternoon, Sporting Park welcomed back midfielder Graham Zusi and central defender Matt Besler from duty with the United States Men’s National Team. With the smoke from the fireworks still hanging over the field, the crowd began chanting “U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A!” Besler and Zusi appeared […]