Anyone who saw Jack Jewsbury score goals during his high school and collegiate career would have laughed at the idea of the prolific finisher having a decade-plus long career in Major League Soccer as a defender. But that’s exactly what has developed for the versatile Springfield Kickapoo (’99) and St. Louis University (’99-’02) product. During his time at Kickapoo … [Read more...] about Diversity Carries “Captain Jack” to Stability in MLS
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We are one-fourth of the way through the Major League Soccer season and our intrepid writer Kevin Smith tore himself away from the ultrasounds (38 weeks, yikes!) to give us an update on who's representing Missouri in MLS. Who is your favorite? Game information this weekend included so players are listed in the order of the games. If you are unfamiliar with a player, check … [Read more...] about Missouri Major League Soccer Player Update
Sporting Kansas City meets the New York Red Bulls for a mid-week match-up at Red Bull Arena at 6:30 p.m. CT on Wednesday. The Eastern Conference showdown will be broadcast live locally on KSMO with additional coverage in Wichita, Topeka and the Columbia/Jefferson City area. The game will also be aired live on Sports Radio 810 WHB and La Gran D 1340 AM. Rumor has it that … [Read more...] about Sporting KC Face New York Red Bull
UPDATE - as Jack noted in a tweet, its actually his 11th season of play! https://twitter.com/jewsburyj/status/317386921896726528 Jackie, as he's fondly called here in Springfield, was drafted in the fifth round (43rd overall) by Kansas City in the 2003 MLS SuperDraft. He's beginning his 10th season as a pro in Major League Soccer having played in 259 games, starting 205 … [Read more...] about Jack Jewsbury Enters 10th Year in MLS
I know there are a few of us out there that prefer a soccer match to NCAA basketball today, right? (raises hand) With foreign leagues on hiatus due to World Cup Qualification, Major League Soccer becomes our primary outlet. D.C. United vs. Columbus Saturday March 23, 2:30 pm CT NBC Sports Eastern Conference rivals since the inception of Major League Soccer, D.C. United … [Read more...] about Bracket Busted? Here’s some Soccer!