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Top notch competition featured at Bethesda Tournament Boys Weekend
The Bethesda Tournament Boys Weekend was played from Nov. 21-23, with 55 U.S. Youth Soccer and US Club Soccer state champions, four regional champions and one national champion competing in age groups ranging from U9-U19.
Development Academy Winter Showcase kicks off in Fla. this weekend
While the wintry bluster may slow the U.S. Soccer Development Academy's schedule to a crawl in the northern regions, the Development Academy's Winter Showcase will give many sides competitive fixtures over the coming week before winter hits full swing.
Fredericksburg FC adds NPSL, WPSL programs to youth club’s player development structure
Fredericksburg FC, recently rebranded from FASA, has added a new piece to the top of its player development model: senior level programming for men and women beyond the U18 level in the form of National Premier Soccer League (NSPL) and WPSL teams directly affiliated with the club.
Nike Friendlies preview: U.S. U-17 men welcome Brazil, England, Australia
The United States Under-17s Men’s National Team welcomes their counterparts from Brazil, England and Australia to the U.S. Soccer Nike Friendlies, due to take place at the Premier Sports Campus in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. this weekend.
NCAA Tournament: Maryland men tumble to upstart rivals UMBC in 1-0 thriller
The University of Maryland men's soccer team was flying high coming into the NCAA Tournament -- that is, until UMBC drove down I-95 and stunned their bigger in-state counterparts on Sunday, with a Malcolm Harris goal that silenced the Crew and sent the Retrievers on to the third round of the NCAA tournament for the first time in team history.
Potomac DA-ECNL Review: Bethesda-Olney go unbeaten at home to Richmond United
With the Thanksgiving holiday just around the corner, competition continued apace in the United States Soccer Development Academy and the Elite Clubs National League for teams in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area. On the boys’ side, Bethesda-Olney won all three games over Potomac rivals Richmond United, while in the ECNL, FC Virginia and Richmond United’s girls sides looked strong against the Ohio Elite Soccer Academy and the Indiana Fire Juniors.
Girls wrap up opening weekend of 2014-15 US Youth Soccer National League play in Wilson, N.C.
After four days of play, the US Youth Soccer National League Under-14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 Girls have solidified their spots in the standings until nearly half the field meets again Dec. 31-Jan. 2 in Orlando, Fla., where they will continue competing for a league title and a ticket to the 2015 US Youth Soccer National Championships in Tulsa, Okla.
No. 4 Virginia Downs No. 14 Kentucky 7-0 to Reach NCAA Quarterfinals
The fourth-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals for the third time in four years with a 7-0 victory over No. 14 Kentucky Sunday evening at Klöckner Stadium.
Marcelo Sarvas goal gives LA Galaxy 1-0 win over Seattle Sounders FC
The LA Galaxy topped the Seattle Sounders in the Western Conference Championship first leg on Sunday, getting a Marcelo Sarvas goal to best the Supporters’ Shield winners 1-0 at StubHub Center.
UMBC upsets No. 4 Maryland, 1-0, advances to face Louisville in third round of NCAA Tournament
UMBC junior midfielder Malcolm Harris (Damascus, Md./McDonogh) scored in the 70th minute and the Retrievers advanced to the third round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Championship with a 1-0 victory over the No. 4 seeded Maryland Terrapins before a spirited crowd of 3,776 at Ludwig Field.
News - Notes & Boasts
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- 11/21/14 Morgan Brian named finalist for U.S. Soccer Young Female Athlete of th...
- 11/21/14 D.C. United selects Thomas McNamara in MLS Dispersal Draft
- 11/21/14 Washington Spirit sign Bristol Academy forward Natasha Harding
- 11/21/14 Washington Spirit sign midfielder Christine Nairn to new contract for...
- 11/21/14 Head Coach Ben Olsen, three D.C. United players named finalists for 20...
- 11/19/14 Thierry Henry nominated for MLS Goal of the Year [VIDEO]
- 11/19/14 Washington Spirit sign Tori Huster to new contract
- 11/19/14 UNLV’s Danny Musovski garners last Disney Soccer/NSCAA Player of the W...
- 11/18/14 D.C. United announces team awards
- 11/18/14 Montreal Impact to field USL PRO team
- 11/18/14 Lianne Sanderson will miss 2015 NWSL season to focus on England Nation...
- 11/14/14 New York Red Bulls’ Dax McCarty up for 2014 MLS Goal of the Year
- 11/14/14 2014 MLS Dispersal Draft order decided
- 11/14/14 Washington Spirit re-sign forwards Tiffany Weimer, Caroline Miller