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Middle School Soccer Tryouts – Pershing Generals AND

Pershing vs CherokeeDate: The first date for tryouts will be on Monday, August 11 and will continue on Wed. 13, Thurs. 14, and Fri. 15. WE WILL NOT have tryouts on Tuesday the 12th.

Place: Pershing Middle School Soccer Field
Time: 6 pm to 8 pm
Equipment: Please bring running shoes, cleats, ball, shin guards and Plenty of water.
Paperwork: Please bring ALL paperwork to tryouts including the Lake Country fee of $60.00. See me on the first day of tryouts if you do not already have the required paperwork.


I see on the Lake Country Soccer website that there are a large number of schools fielding teams this year including Bolivar, Carver, Catholic, Cherokee, Greenwood, Jarrett, Nixa, Ozark, Pleasant View, Republic and Willard. If you have a son interested in playing, there is contact information on the LCS website for each of the schools listed. If your son’s school is NOT listed, the League has an open policy that would allow them to play on one of the teams listed here. Contact Lake Country Soccer at 417-862-3211 for more information. There are deadlines for registration, coaches training and related elements as early as next week. Call NOW!escorting agencies

Patrick Carver – NCAA Division III All-America First Team

Congratulations to Patrick Carver for being selected 1st Team All-American this week. Patrick is a product of the Springfield Soccer community, having grown up with MedPay/Springfield Soccer Club, as well as playing for Parkview HS (2005) and the Springfield Demize (2007). Patrick also won a National Debate title in 2004 and wrote a three part series on College Recruiting for this website following his experience in choosing Emory University. Intro – Choosing a College. Choosing a College Part 2. How To Get Recruited. Choosing The Right School.

Here’s a video from his final Club season, the summer of 2004 when the boys lost a close 0-1 match against Busch SC in the opening game of the tournament. Remember, nothing comes easy if you want to reach the top.

I’m looking for a copy of the highlight video from the Glendale vs Parkview game in 2004. When I find that, I’ll add it as well. Below is the complete press release on Patrick’s award from the Emory web site.

(Dec. 17) Emory University‚Äôs Patrick Carver (Parkview 2005) was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/ adidas NCAA Division III All-America first team, based on his performance during the 2007 season. Continue reading “Patrick Carver – NCAA Division III All-America First Team”