Archives for December 2005
The US Soccer site has their winners for the year, based on fan voting. The traditional best goal, best assist, et. al. as well as some newer categories like best podcast. The best store winner goes to Chicago Soccer, I’m going to have to send Imre a note of congratulation. The store is located on Western at Lawrence [Read more…] about Best Of
Stepped out this afternoon to take in the Jewsbury – Bounds training sessions that are going on at Lake Country Soccer. Jack Jewsbury, KC Wizards player and Kickapoo graduate along with Brian Bounds, Athletic Trainer who provides speed, agility & strength training that is soccer specific, have partnered up to offer a six week series of sessions at the Dome that began last week.
The 75 minute sessions [Read more…] about Soccer Specific Training
Rachel Lavoy, Kickapoo 2006 & Springfield SC, has verbally committed to attending Purdue University in the fall. Rachel plans on pursuing a career as a Pharmacist and finding a school that met her educational goals as well as soccer goals was an important part of the recruiting process. As a recent recipient of the NSCAA/adidas Scholar All America team (1 of 35 nationally!), Purdue sounds like an excellent fit. As Rachel noted in my conversation with her Monday, Coach Klatte’s personal philosphy played a role in her choice.
Rachel would be my first pick for any team I would put together in the region and the coaches in the state agreed, voting her to the first team All State list last spring. Additional [Read more…] about Lavoy Chooses Purdue
Well, I’ve identified a web site. And here finally is the formal press release from the USL offices. I’ve added a link to the site on the page and I’ll keep an eye out for any additional information. From the press release –
Within the next 2 years CSM plans to field a women’s team to compete in USL’s W-League which has the same format and business model as the PDL. Also, CSM’s five-year business plan calls for the addition of a professional team in USL’s First or Second Division.
Thanks to Coach Schmitt at West Plains for pointing me to the press release.