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Tri-State Development Academy preview: local clubs wrap up April slate
Tri-State area Development Academy clubs PDA, Empire Revolution, New York Red Bulls Academy, New Jersey Cedar Stars Academy, Met Oval, BW Gottschee, Albertson SC, World Class FC, Oakwood SC, New York SC, FC Bolts Celtic, Beachside SC and Everton FC Westchester wrap up their April schedules this weekend. Continue reading for a rundown of the weekend's action, updated standings and a look at the current playoff picture.
Neighbor clubs D.C. United Academy, Bethesda-Olney meet on high-stakes Development Academy weekend
D.C. United Academy and Bethesda-Olney face off this weekend across the U.S. Soccer Development Academy age groups, with potentially major playoff implications in the U-15/16 and U-17/18 age groups.
Potomac Soccer Wire Best 11 Players: April 13-19, 2015
Congratulations to this week's Potomac Soccer Wire Best 11 players, a list for the top performers across all youth travel soccer clubs based in DC and the states that touch the Potomac River.
Dure: If you must cut players, consider the options
Yes, I’ve lampooned the practice of winning youth soccer trophies through collecting talented players. And yes, Dr. Wendy LeBolt has introduced us to a terrific, dedicated youth soccer coach who doesn’t cut players. But can anyone make an argument for asse...
CCL ScrimmageFest laying groundwork for club development
The spring edition of ScrimmageFest, an event hosted by the Club Champions League for U-9 and U-10 teams, is being played this weekend at SYA Sports Park in Centreville, Va. A total of 82 teams from 11 CCL clubs – Arlington Soccer, BRYC, DC Stoddert, Loudoun Soccer, McLean YS, Maryland United FC, Potomac SA, SYA, Annandale United FC, FC Frederick and SOCA – will play four 30-minute games each, 7v7 on small-sided fields. Often described as an organized version of street soccer, there are no official stoppages, substitution limits or referees.
U.S. U-20 MNT draws Qatar 2-2 in World Cup tune-up
The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team found the back of the net late in the second half to come out with a 2-2 draw against fellow World Cup side Qatar earlier today at Red Bull Arena, home of FC Red Bull Slazburg in Wals-Siezenheim, Austria.
Tri-State area clubs enjoy successful weekend in Development Academy
Tri-State area Development Academy clubs PDA, Empire Revolution, New York Red Bulls Academy, New Jersey Cedar Stars Academy, Met Oval, BW Gottschee, Albertson SC, World Class FC, Oakwood SC, New York SC, FC Bolts Celtic, Beachside SC and Everton FC Westchester were on in action this weekend in the midst of an important stretch of the season leading up to the playoffs. Continue reading for full results from the Development Academy games this weekend that involved Tri-State area teams.
Semifinal match-ups set for Maryland Boys State Cup following exciting quarterfinal round
The Maryland State Cup quarterfinals took place over the weekend, with the competition now down to the last four teams set to play for spots in the finals on April 26 at the Maryland SoccerPlex. Continue reading for results from the quarterfinal matches that took place this weekend in the U-14 to U-17 boys divisions, as well as previews of the semifinals coming on Saturday.
D.C. United Academy U-15/16s take over Wild Card spot, Bethesda-Olney U-17/18s make playoff push
A 5-0 win for D.C. United Academy's U-15/16 U.S. Soccer Development Academy squad over Baltimore Bays Chelsea on Saturday combined with a 1-0 loss for Bethesda-Olney against Everton FC Westchester allowed United to leapfrog Bethesda and take over a Wild Card spot for this summer's USSDA playoffs. In the U-17/18 age group, Bethesda-Olney boosted their push for a playoff spot with a 4-0 rout of Everton at Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville, Md.
Youth Boys - Notes & Boasts
- 04/22/15 U.S. U-15 BNT to face Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay in June friendlies
- 04/07/15 DCPDA U-16 Boys Super Y team accepted into 2015 Surf Cup
- 03/31/15 Dallas Cup XXXVI broadcast schedule April 1-5
- 03/27/15 Richmond United players Chris Durkin, Drew Romig added to Richmond Kic...
- 03/24/15 PWSI Icebreaker U-9 to U-12 boys champions and finalists
- 03/24/15 Some 300 teams set to play in PWSI Icebreaker’s second weekend M...
- 03/20/15 PWSI Icebreaker kicking off with U-9 to U-12 boys weekend
- 03/10/15 Robert Helms steps down as Chantilly SC President to focus on internat...
- 03/06/15 NJ Youth Soccer teen makes long-term contribution to TOPSoccer program...
- 02/25/15 National Elite Soccer Showcase cancelled due to snow
- 02/23/15 Pipeline SC signs Lee Tschantret as Technical Director
- 02/20/15 PWSI Icebreaker Tournament set for 19th edition
- 02/20/15 Rush for the Cup to serve as qualifier for Generation Adidas Bethesda...
- 02/20/15 Las Vegas schedules announced for US Youth Soccer National League
- 02/19/15 FC Frederick launches NPSL team