While State ODP tryouts are underway, a select group of players from the Missouri 2018-2019 State teams have been invited to participate in the national Inter-regional events. Six girls just completed a week in Boca Raton at the Girls Thanksgiving Inter-regional Event that included four Age Groups: 2002/2003, 2004, 2005, 2006. There are five boys who will travel to Bradenton, FL in mid-December for the Boys event (details below the girls report). Eleven Missouri Players at ODP Inter-Regional Events. Contact Ole with any corrections or additions.
|Aeryn Kennedy||2002||Sporting SGF||Camdenton||2020|
|Kathryn Fitzler||2004||St. Dominic||2023|
|Kaleigh McPherson||2005||SLSG ECNL||2024|
|Anna Huber||2006||Lou Fusz Tottleben 05||Visitation||2024|
The full roster of invitees across the four age groups can be found at the USYSA ODP website.
Future events the Missouri Girls Regional players may be invited to participate in include traveling to Costa Rica in February (2004), England in March (2002, 2003 & 2005) as well as Iceland in April (2006).
Aeryn Kennedy can be seen in these two photos – back row center with bun and back row, 3rd from right again with the bun with 2001/2002 girls Midwest teammates
— Maren McCrary (@CoachMaren20) November 27, 2019
— US Youth Soccer ODP (@usysodp) December 3, 2019
The Boys Winter Inter-regional Event will be held at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL from December 17-21. It will include the following Age Groups: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006. Check out the full list
|Kaden Smith||2004||JB Marine Gober||CBC||2022|
|Sean Stenger||2004||JB Marine Gober||CBC||2022|
|Nolan McGuire||2005||SEMO Elite & LF Critchley|
A future event for the boys is an Edinburgh, Scotland trip in April for the 2006 boys.
PHOTOS FROM THE EVENT COURTESY OF LISA STENGER