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Several DMV teams impress in USL Super Y season, headed to North American League Finals
Several teams from the D.C., Virginia and Maryland area have secured spots in the USL Super Y-League National Finals, to be held December 4-9, 2014 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
US Club Soccer announces NPL partnership with Surf Cup, Jefferson Cup tournaments
US Club Soccer announced a new partnership with San Diego's Surf Cup and the Jefferson Cup in Richmond, Virginia on Wednesday, providing top National Premier League teams slots at both events in 2015.
After shock semifinal exit, Fullerton Rangers pinning hopes on Boys Club Championship
Fullerton Rangers FC 96 lost to upstart Manhattan SC PSG in the semifinals of the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships, but their drive for success in player development remains high.
SoccerWire Q&A: Ohio Premier coach Mike Lawrence and striker Emmanuel Dapaa
Ohio Premier Soccer Club enjoyed a banner year. Its U16 side, OP Eagles Green, advanced to the national final for the first time in team history. Star striker Emmanuel Dapaa won the tournament's Golden Ball, scoring eight goals in only four matches played.
SoccerWire Q&A: US Youth Soccer’s John Sutter on his organization’s need to evolve
GERMANTOWN, Md. – After enjoying a near-monopoly on the nation's enormous youth soccer industry for decades, US Youth Soccer has experienced waves of disruptive change since the turn of the century...
Changing of the guard: Sweeping leadership changes made at Region I meeting
ROCKVILLE, Md. – After decades of service, several familiar faces are departing important leadership roles atop US Youth Soccer’s Region I, starting with long-serving regional director Bob Palmeiro. That was just one of many changes which surfaced at t...
Breakaway: 24 leading youth clubs form new, nationwide “Boys Club Championship”
The scramble for positioning in U.S. youth soccer's rapidly-evolving landscape took another turn on Friday morning, as a pack of highly-regarded travel clubs from coast to coast announced their plans to compete in a national league for elite boys teams called the Boys Club Championship.
After long USSDA season, Bethesda-Olney U-18s look back with pride
Way back in August 2013, Bethesda-Olney’s Boys’ Under-18 side started to prepare for their first season in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy (USSDA). Taking their place in the East Conference, the team would face a number of Major League Soccer academy s...
Fullerton Rangers 96 looking for third title at U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships
Southern California's Fullerton Rangers 96 are no strangers to the Youth Soccer National Championships.
ECNL National Finals feature nation’s top girls talent – but where were D.C. teams?
RICHMOND, Va. – Last week the cream of the crop of U.S. girls youth soccer descended on Virginia’s capital city for the Elite Clubs National League’s National Finals, four days (plus a rest day) of high-intensity matches to determine the national...
Elite Youth League - Notes & Boasts
- 08/04/14 id² National Selection team attends 2014 Nike National Training Camp
- 06/25/14 D.C. United in Development Academy Playoffs
- 05/12/14 U-14 Arlington Eagles boys finish undefeated in Region 1 Premier Leagu...
- 04/29/14 South County partners with FC Virginia
- 03/19/14 Bethesda-Olney’s U18 and U16 Academy teams dominate rival Philad...
- 03/06/14 All-Tournament Teams announced from 2014 US Youth Soccer Region IV ODP...
- 03/04/14 Super Y-League announces participants for 2014 Girls ODP National Camp
- 03/03/14 Maryland 1998 Boys earn silver medals at 2014 ODP National Championshi...
- 02/26/14 2014 id² National Selection International Tour heads to Italy
- 02/25/14 PDP for Florida/Georgia set for March 23 with expanded age groups
- 02/24/14 Spring id² Training Camps set for Oregon and North Carolina
- 02/18/14 Michigan’s Waza FC East claims top spot as 2013 Super Y-League F...
- 02/18/14 Maryland State ODP 1998 Boys to represent Region I in National Champio...
- 02/11/14 Updated qualification parameters for 2014-15 US Youth Soccer National...
- 02/07/14 Top U-13/14 Development Academy team to be rewarded with trip to 2014...