Class 3 Playoff Update

The Joplin Eagles, seeded #3 this year, took advantage of a marvelous goal by freshman Max Duncan to knock off #2 Parkview this evening, 1-0. The goal came from a throw-in by senior John Duncan (yes, they are brothers) and Max took the ball, turned and unleased a shot from 25+ yards that ended up […]

What Is Wrong With Soccer?

I’m proud to offer another viewpoint to the discussion that was started by Terry Jamieson, Athletic Directo and Soccer Coach for the Cassville Wildcats, with his contribution earlier this month. This article was written by Kelly R. Ross; who serves as the executive director for Lake Country Soccer. Kelly’s soccer experience includes youth coaching since […]

Southwest Missouri Boys Soccer Playoff Update

Plenty of excitement on the pitch this evening as six teams earned the opportunity to continue their season while another six finish with fond memories. In Class 1, the seedings were accurate and we’ll have a new Springfield derby to cheer on Wednesday. Greenwood Blue Jays – 3 College Heights Christian – 1 The Jays […]

Class 3 District 10 Playoff Update

From Saturday’s opening round games: #3 seeded Jefferson City – 1 #6 seeded Camdenton – 0 On a muddy and sloppy field the Jefferson City Jays were able to capitalize early in the tenth minute with a goal off a rebound. The game was a defensive struggle with Camdenton the goalkeeper having several spectacular saves […]

Playoff Week

Pretty simple report today. It’s District Playoffs this week, with Class 2 District 5 getting an early start this past Saturday while Class 3 District 11 will begin tomorrow. In the meantime, here’s the consolidated schedule. Monday October 30th Class 3 District 12 at Kickapoo 5:00 p.m. Joplin vs.Ozark 7:00 p.m. Nixa vs. Neosho Class […]

SIU-Edwardsville Cougars Retain GLVC Crown

The Cougars, hosts of the Great Lakes Valley Conference tournament this past weekend due to their #1 seed, won their second straight title by defeating the UW-Parkside Rangers 3-2 on a goal 90 seconds into the first overtime period. The goal came from a simple play, as speedster Mike Banner took a ball down the […]

SpringHigh Select SC Tryouts

PRESS RELEASE Independent competitive soccer for high school young men Providing training, league, and competitive tournament play during the off season of high school soccer Principles/Purposes 1. To enjoy quality, competitive soccer training and play; 2. While demonstrating professional and positive attitudes, appearance, and sportsmanship at all times, both on and off the field; and […]