Missouri High School Soccer: Girls Class 1 District 11 Preview

Rebecca Mayus, Springfield Catholic (2011)

Girls soccer has a new alignment this year. For those who missed my earlier story, MSHSAA has set up three equal classes with 16 Districts each (8 previously in Class 1 and 2). The intent is to offer Sectional and Quarterfinal games for every class. That also means there are twice as many District Champions […]

Girls Season Begins In 4 Weeks

Natalie Smid celebrates Bekah Bade's game-winner

The final Club tournaments of the season wrapped up yesterday, with over 100 area girls from three Clubs (Springfield SC, Missouri Elite FC and Total Prodigy) competing in the Showcase of the South. Gorgeous weather and pretty good results in Little Rock for our girls, look for reports as they come in. Now they focus […]

Missouri Class 1 Girls Soccer Southwest/Central Regional Honors

Tillie Bill, Southern Boone Co Eagles (2010)

The Missouri Soccer Coaches Association has released their Class 1 Southwest/Central Regional Honors Player of the Year – Tillie Bill, Southern Boone Co-Offensive Players of the Year – Shelby Hatz and Natalie Smid, Springfield Catholic Co-Defensive Players of the Year – Carsen Baron and Rebecca Mayus, Springfield Catholic Co-Goalkeepers of the Year – Rachel Scott […]

Maddy Esther and 10 Catholic Players Are Class 1 All-State

Springfield Catholic Girls Soccer, 2010 State Champions

The Missouri Soccer Coaches Association has release their 2010 Girls Class 1 All-State recognition. Player of the Year – Tillie Bill, Southern Boone Offensive Player of the Year – Abby Lappe, St. Vincent Co-Defensive Player of the Year – Carsen Baron and Rebecca Mayus, Springfield Catholic Goalkeeper of the Year – Taylor Zerbe, Trinity Coach […]

Missouri Class 1 Girls Soccer – Catholic vs Trinity In The Final

Natalie Smid and Shelby Hatz celebrate the game-winning goal

Springfield Catholic – 1 St Vincent Indians – 0 Words can’t do justice to the game played today by the Fightin’ Irish. Coach Ben Timson called upon 17 players today and each brought their A game, consistently battling for 50/50 balls and making the run to support their teammates. Led in the middle by Natalie […]

What’s Coming – All Stars, Stats, District Recognition

Just a heads up on a few things to look for. I’m working hard to 1. Get the Girls Southwest All-Stars announcement done soon. Another day or two! 2. District, Conference and Regional recognition should start trickling out. The Coaches don’t release District until all teams in the District are done playing so some of […]

Missouri High School Girls Soccer Opens At Springfield Catholic

Head Coach Ben Timson with Jessica Smits (back left)

Spring sports opened across the State on Monday and I made my inaugural trip of the season to see Springfield Catholic, last seen capturing 3rd Place in Class 1 in June 2009. While we might argue the semantics of Spring in the Ozarks right now, with temperatures dropping rapidly during practice, the quality of the […]