July 30, 2016 US YOUTH SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
Finalists all set
FRISCO, Texas — Several teams are one step closer to realizing the ultimate youth soccer dream after securing a spot in Sunday’s final matches with semifinal victories at the US Youth Soccer National Championships at the Toyota Soccer Center on Saturday morning.
March 30, 2016 NEW COMPETITIONS
EDP Plans U20 and U23 Open Cups
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Jersey-based EDP announced today that it will be working hand-in-hand with the United States Adult Soccer Association to expand its EDP Open Cup to U20 and U23 men's and women's teams across the nation including an additional open-age division for women.
February 23, 2016 QUALIFICATION SET
U.S. Youth Soccer National League
FRISCO, Texas -- The US Youth Soccer National League has determined qualification parameters for the league’s expansion in the 2016-17 season, when the U-16, U-17 and U-18 age groups double from 16 to 32 teams.
January 28, 2015 NEW U20 LEAGUE PLANNED
EDP Super League targets national footprint
EAST BRUNSWICK NJ --A new Under 20 league that hopes to achieve a national footprint is being formed by EDP. Several clubs have already been invited to join the EDP Super Club U20 League, which will begin an open application process within the next week.
January 7, 2016 HONORING TONY
Meola to get Hall induction at NJ youth dinner
EAST WINDSOR, NJ ¯ Tony Meola, currently the coach of the Jacksonville Armada of the North American Soccer League will be inducted into the NJ Youth Soccer Hall of Fame at NJ Youth Soccer’s 28th Annual Awards Dinner which will take place on January 8, 2016 at the Pines Manor in Edison, NJ.
November 11, 2015 STATE TITLISTS
12 teams win NJ Youth crowns
A dozen teams, representing six age groups from U-11 to U-14 in the 2015-2016 NJ Youth Soccer National Championship Series at the Twin Pines Soccer complex over the weekend.. This event concluded the statewide competition that included hundreds of teams.
November 3, 2015 CHAMPIONS CROWNED
Six teams take titles in New Jersey Presidents Cup
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ--- Six champions were crowed in the 2015-2016 NJ Youth Soccer Presidents Cup tournament this weekend at the Twin Pines Complex this weekend. Champions in the statewide competition that included hundreds of teams were crowned in the U12 to U14 age groups.
October 15, 2015 THE GRASS IS GREENER
Ex Union exec Rob Smith joins DE Turf
Former Philadelphia Union executive Rob Smith will serve as director of the newly formed Kent County (Del.) Regional Sports Complex. In this role, Smith will oversee all operations of the new 85-acre, 12-field artificial grass facility currently under construction in central Delaware.
July 30, 2015 FINALS SET
US Youth Soccer names National, Regional hosts
FRISCO, Texas -- The US Youth Soccer National Championships will be held at The Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas for the next three years, then will shift to the Scheels Overland Park Soccer Complex in Overland Park, Kan., in 2019 and 2020. US Youth Soccer also announced the locations for each of next year's regional championships.
July 27, 2015 US YOUTH SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
YMS falls in final
TULSA, Okla. — Two clubs captured multiple National Championships Sunday, with Legends FC (CA-S) claiming the Under-14 and Under-15 Girls crowns and Baltimore Celtic (MD) winning the Under-13 and Under-16 Boys titles at the 2015 US Youth Soccer National Championships at the Mohawk Soccer Complex.
July 23, 2015 US YOUTH SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
Knockout stages set
TULSA, Okla. — With group play at the US Youth National Championships coming to a close on Thursday, at the Mohawk Soccer Complex, the Under-13 and Under-19 final matchups are now set, while the final four teams in each of the Under-14 through Under-18 gender age groups have been determined.
June 25, 2015 SUPER CLUBS
EDP to showcase top talent on East Coast
The Eastern Development Program has introduced the EDP Super Club model, which will see selected clubs have access to competitive league matches, as well as the EDP Open Cup, USA Champions League and EDP Cup Series.
May 20, 2015 IN SEARCH OF ...
... the right soccer camp for your children
Trying to find the right soccer camp for your child can entail a lot of hard work. But if you ask the right questions and do the correct research, your son or daughter will definitely enjoy a week or two of their summer vacation and have a pleasant educational experience as well.
December 30, 2014 US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL LEAGUE
Five teams secure their spots
ORLANDO, Fla. — Five boys teams secured their spots among the top two in the US Youth Soccer National League standings this weekend at the ESPN Wide World of Sports, leaving a lot to play for when the remaining teams meet in Las Vegas March 13-15.
May 30, 2014 YOUTH SOCCER INFORMER
Region I President's Cup, SRPL champs crowned
The 2014 US Youth Soccer Region I (East) Presidents Cup champions were crowned Memorial Day weekend in Slippery Rock, Pa. Winning teams in the Under-13 through Under-17 Boys and Girls age groups advance to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, July 10-13 in Greenville, S.C.
May 17, 2014 YOUTH SOCCER INFORMER
Region 1 Champs Qualify for National League
The 2014 US Youth Soccer Region I Premier League championship finals took place last weekend, as both finalists in the Under-13 through Under-17 Boys and Girls age groups earned automatic qualification into the US Youth Soccer National League for the 2014-15 season.
May 2, 2014 PRESIDENT'S CUP
Eastern Pa finals set for Sunday
The fifth annual Eastern Pennsylvania Presidents Cup competition finals will take place on Sunday May 4 at the Lehigh County Sports Fields in Allentown, Pa, with the first games kicking off at 9am.
February 14, 2014 YOUTH SOCCER INFORMER
ODP Championships set
The schedule and field of 16 teams are set for the 2014 US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Championships, which will be played Feb. 28-March 2 at the Reach 11 Sports Complex in Phoenix, Ariz.
January 2, 2014 US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL LEAGUE
Six teams clinch spots in Nationals
ORLANDO, Fla. — Six teams secured spots to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships over the weekend at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Fla., playing alongside the Disney Soccer Showcase. The 48 remaining boys teams will finish their seasons and solidify the league standings March 14-16 in Las Vegas, Nev.
December 13, 2013 SUPER Y LEAGUE
BRADENTON, Fla. – After five days of competition involving 116 boys and girls teams from across the United States and Canada, Tuesday saw 12 champions crowned at the USL Super Y-League North American Finals.
December 13, 2013 US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL LEAGUE
Girls wrap up four days of competition
WILSON, N.C. — After four days of play, the US Youth Soccer National League Under-14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 Girls have solidified their spots in the standings until nearly half the field meets again Dec. 31-Jan. 2 in Orlando, Fla., where they will continue competing for a league title and a ticket to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships in Germantown, Md., July 21-27.
December 10, 2013 YOUTH AFFILIATES ADDED
Union selects 8 partner clubs for 2014
WAYNE, Pa. – The Philadelphia Union have added eight clubs as Youth Development Affiliate status for 2013-14 season. The clubs include North Carolina based Cape Fear Soccer Club, California based San Diego Soccer Club and local clubs 1776 United FC, Continental FC (FC DELCO/Spirit United), Real New Jersey Soccer Club , Penn Legacy, Philadelphia Soccer Club and West Chester United/Penn Fusion
December 2, 2013 OLYMPIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Elite girls wrap up week in Florida
BOCA RATON, Fla. – The 2013 US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Girls Thanksgiving Interregional was played last week in Boca Raton, Fla. The six-day tournament featured elite girls teams in the 1996-1999 age groups from each of the four US Youth Soccer regions.
November 26, 2013 US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL LEAGUE
Boys wrap up opening week
WILSON, N.C. — After four days of play, the US Youth Soccer National League Under-14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 Boys have solidified their spots in the standings until nearly half the field meets again Dec. 27-29 in Orlando, Fla., where they will continue competing for a league title and a ticket to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships in Germantown, Md., July 21-27.
November 11, 2013 INTERNATIONAL COACHING CLINICS
Dates and times this week
From November 11-14, the Eastern Development Program is presenting a series of coaching symposiums featuring Club Brugge Academy Director Pascal De Maesschalck and former Valencia FC conditioning coach Francisco Forner-Llacer.
September 11, 2013 DEVEOPMENT PARTNERSHIP
NSCAA, MSSL create alliance
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America and the MSSL Player Progression System have entered into a wide-ranging partnership designed to expand the level of coaching education for coaches and players affiliated with MSSL programs.
August 13, 2013 REGION I CHAMPIONSHIP
Rhode Island selected host by US Youth Soccer
FRISCO, Texas — US Youth Soccer has selected Kingston, R.I., and Soccer Rhode Island to host the 2014 US Youth Soccer Region I (East) Championships as part of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series. The games will take place at the University of Rhode Island.
August 2, 2013 AGAINST THE ODDS
Lehigh Valley overcomes adversity in march to McGuire Cup crown
Winning a championship is hard enough. Doing it when your goalkeeper gets thrown out during the penalty kick phase of the regional title game and has to sit in the first game of nationals is even harder, but that is exactly what Lehigh Valley United did to win the coveted McGuire Cup at the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships.
July 26, 2013 U.S. YOUTH SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
Final matchups set
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Friday’s games wrapped up preliminary play at the 2013 US Youth Soccer National Championships at the Overland Park Soccer Complex. All matchups are now set for this weekend’s 14 championship finals. Seven National Champions will be crowned Saturday night, with the remaining seven championships decided on Sunday morning.
July 20, 2013 U.S. SOCCER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY
MLS teams capture both titles
HOUSTON - Justen Glad's header goal in the 75th minute broke a 2-2 deadlock and Real Salt Lake AZ Under-15/16s padded its lead in the closing minutes to claim a 4-2 win over Solar Chelsea at the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Finals Week Championship.