Play-In Games Begin For Missouri State Cup


The 2012/13 Fall Missouri State Cup begins this week with Play-in games going on throughout the State. The Play-in games will complete brackets that then lead to Pool Play which will be held October 13th – 14th, 2012 at the Lou Fusz SC and St. Louis Scott Gallagher fields in Creve Coeur, MO (St. Louis). […]

Springfield SC 96-97 Boys Promoted to MRL Premier Division


The 96/97 I boys have become the 4th SSC team to gain promotion into the Midwest Regional League (MRL) Premier Division. SSC has garnered Elite status within the 13 state Region with 3 teams in the Premier division next year with the 95/96 girls and 94/95 I boys. Congratulations to the the entire club for […]

European Championships and Missouri State Cup


I’m going to be in Springfield for the State Cup in June. I’m working with Bill at Farmers Gastropub to set up Watch Parties for the European Championships that will begin on check-in Friday. Two games a day will be shown on the ESPN stations daily at 11:00 am And 1:45 pm. If you’re playing […]

Is Your Team Competing In State Cup or the Presidents Cup?

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The two state-wide competitions have registration deadlines quickly approaching. Last year one Girls team (Missouri Elite FC U14 Girls) competed along with two Boys programs – Springfield SC and Total Demize in State Cup. Will your team compete? The alternate choice is the President’s Cup which offers a lower tier of competition but the result […]

Missouri Youth Soccer Update

State Cup began this past weekend although the weather in St Louis didn’t cooperate. As I understand it, the games on Saturday were moved to Sunday, pushing everything else out another week. Missouri Youth Soccer has not posted any scores (fees apparently don’t include communication efforts beyond the basics). Lake Country Soccer is holding their […]

Three Weeks Left Before Districts?!!

Have to start this week off with a look back – how many of you saw Jack Jewsbury showing off his goal-scoring skills yesterday against the Chicago Fire? Check it out here (Windows Media Player needed) That’s a pair of game-winning assists and a game-winning goal in five games. Sweet. As the title notes, there […]

Missouri Youth Soccer Association Annual Meeting Wrap Up


Courtesy of Kelly Ross, Executive Director of Lake Country Soccer and newly appointed Southern District Commissioner. Thanks! Missouri Youth Soccer held its 2008 annual general meeting and coaches workshop this past weekend in Independence, MO. Coaching seminars were well run with the usual focus on small sided play and organization for the offense, midfield and […]