The NPSS girl’s soccer team had a good start to the season, going 2-2 at the UBC Women’s Soccer Tournament in Vancouver last weekend. It was their first games of the season.
PALMER, AK — It was only a scrimmage. But the Palmer Moose could not have been more excited.
After spending weeks steadily chipping away the snow and ice from their own turf at Machetanz Field, the Moose had a chance to scrimmage Homer Friday afternoon at Colony High School.
“Absolutely great, so exciting,” Palmer head coach Harmony Chadwick said after the scrimmage. “We still haven’t (played on) a full field at home.
During the offseason, the Alaska Schools Activities Association Board of Directors voted to split the 31 schools that feature girls and boys soccer into multiple classes. While the collective changes are drawing mixed reviews, Palmer girls head coach Harmony Chadwick is thrilled about the new Division II level, which features Valley programs from Palmer, Houston and Redington.
“I’m super excited,” Chadwick said. “I think its more equal for us.”
The Homer High School girls’ soccer team held our inaugural “Trot to the Top” fun run this past Saturday, which started at Homer Middle School and provided three distances that runners could compete in.
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PALMER — The Colony Knights were slated to open the Valley prep sports spring schedule with the first soccer games of the season on Tuesday, the first official day of spring. But Mother Nature had other ideas.
The Chugiak SC 05g Thunder team traveled to Las Vegas to participate in the 2018 Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup tournament Feb. 23-25. Their tournament play started with an opening match vs. Real Henderson FC, a local team from Las Vegas. In 40-degree weather and 15 mph winds, CSC Thunder were able to put two shots in the back of the net and seal the win.
FAIRBANKS, AK — Robyn Horner, the head women’s soccer coach for Pfeiffer University in Misenheimer, North Carolina, got two good indications of the type of player that Lathrop High School’s Aislynn Odsather will be for Pfeiffer.
Odsather, a senior center back and holding midfielder for the Lathrop girls soccer team, signed a National Letter of Intent with Pfeiffer, an NCAA Division III program, during a ceremony Tuesday afternoon in the Lathrop library.
U.S. Soccer’s membership elected Carlos Cordeiro as U.S. Soccer’s 32nd President during the National Council Meeting at the Federation’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) this morning at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. Cordeiro, who won on the third ballot, replaces outgoing President Sunil Gulati and will serve a four-year term.
Portland, Ore., January 25, 2017 – adidas Soccer has today completed the launch of the new Cold Blooded collection after the brand unveiled its updated COPA 18.1 silhouette on Jan. 15. In addition to the new COPA, the Cold Blooded collection features the first new colorway of the re-released Predator 18+, as well as updated colorways of the NEMEZIZ 17+ 360 AGILITY and the X17+ 360 SPEED franchises.
Portland, OR— adidas and Major League Soccer today premiered the newest design of the NATIVO, the Official Match Ball for the 2018 MLS season. Newly constructed with an updated panel design and sustainable materials, this reimagined release marks the fourth ball in the NATIVO series to-date.
An online fraud scheme has bilked the Juneau Soccer Club out of more than $13,700.
PORTLAND, OR— January 15, 2018 – adidas Soccer has today revealed COPA18.1, the latest release in the COPA franchise, designed with support and comfort at its heart. Originally launched in the late ‘70s with the COPA Mundial, the COPA family has outclassed opposition teams all over the world for the last 38 years.
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The refurbished facility, reopening a year after it collapsed under snow, features new turf, brighter lights and an improved snow removal system.
WASILLA, AK — Local soccer programs are reflecting an increasing national interest in the sport, as clubs like Wasilla Youth Soccer Association have seen substantial growth in recent years.
2018 Timbers U23 Tryout Details:
Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018 and Sunday, March 25, 2018.
Time: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. PST. Check in begins 45 minutes prior to the listed start time
Where: John Chambers Field (CFC Training Complex); Salem, Ore.
Portland Community College is seeking a Head Coach for the Women’s Soccer Program, based out of the beautiful Rock Creek Campus.
This part-time position reports to the Director of Athletics and works with campus departments, and athletic commissioners to ensure compliance with all NWAC rules. The program is seeking a coach with a history of winning records, and producing academically successful student athletes.
The part-time position reports to the Director of Athletics and receives a stipend of ($6,000). This position closes on Friday, February 2, 2018.
VANCOUVER, WA— The Washington Timbers will be hosting a D License Coaching Course at Harmony Sports Complex. It will include ALL FOUR game modules (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, and 11v11) with one on each day. Field players that are age appropriate are mandatory for each course. Course will be taught by Joe Sotille.
The 25th annual Holiday Cup indoor soccer tournament is this week and next at the Dimond Park Field House.
FAIRBANKS, AK — (April 2015) In previous seasons, high school soccer teams in Fairbanks haven’t been able to practice outside until late April or even May.
HEALY, AK — Foosball is typically a tabletop game. But in Healy, it can be a full contact sport.
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Here are just a few things Lorenzo Froehle has learned since he arrived in New York recently: People walk fast, they talk fast, and they can even be just a little bit aggressive. And he is also having big problems with New York humidity.