(Editor’s note: Carroll College athletics release) HELENA — Carroll College women’s soccer head coach David Thorvilson has announced the signing of five athletes for the 2018 class, including four Montanans, three of which are from Helena.
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.
Former Warrior, Jordan Farr, recently signed a contract with the Indie Eleven United Soccer Team.
Farr is currently in preseason training with the team until it begins March 14.
“I am so thankful to be here,” he said. “I know it’s really difficult for any college player, let alone a former NAIA player. It’s not something you see every day.”
As an NAIA All-American athlete, Farr has set many school records, including setting the current NAIA record of 44 shutouts throughout his collegiate soccer career.
Renowned street baller Isaiah Escobedo has created a street football movement in the U.S. Pacific Northwest with his Street Soccer Dojo programs. What started as a way to increase technicality and creativity on the pitch has gone on to establish a full-on cultural presence, complete with plenty of young ballers.
SANDPOINT — Sandpoint senior soccer standouts Mac Stultz and Christian Dressel are taking their game to the collegiate level, signing letters of intent last Friday to play soccer next fall for North Idaho College.
Continue reading “Stultz, Dressel sign to play soccer at NIC”
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.
VANCOUVER, WA—Head Coach Logan Emory, Lead Assistant Coach Scott Lewis, and Assistant Coach Otis Holt are your commanding officers on the Vancouver Victory ship for this 2018 season. They come to the team with different strengths and abilities, combining to create an awesome coaching force to recon with on the pitch.
WHITEFISH, MT—One local company has found a market niche in a place many don’t even think to look: under other people’s socks.
Legend Soccer Co., based in Whitefish, manufactures and sells specialty shin guards for soccer players. They made their debut several years back but have recently seen their business increase sizably.
Continue reading “Whitefish Montana soccer company finds global success”
TWIN FALLS, ID — Corey Farnsworth is used to his players showing up late to practice, or missing it entirely. On Oct. 6, one-third of the Canyon Ridge High School boys soccer team was absent.
Continue reading “Riverhawk refuge: Soccer provides outlet for Canyon Ridge refugee students”
Kalispell is hosting its first indoor soccer tournament, bringing in teams and visitors from around the northwestern United States and Canada.The tournament is being held at the Trade Center Building at the Northwest Montana Fairgrounds March 2-4 and has 36 boys and girls teams participating.
On Friday the finishing touches were put on the turf brought in from Spokane for the evening’s games starring local teams.
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That’s how former players for Don Gregory referred to their coach Tuesday evening at an emotional halftime presentation during the Senior Night boys basketball game. That’s how he is remembered by faculty and fans as well.
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Barely 24 hours after Gregory lost an 18-month battle with pancreatic cancer, the veteran Emmett teacher and coach was honored by the renaming of the Huskie soccer field as Donald Gregory Field.
The University of Portland’s athletic department is filled with coaches who were exceptional players in their respective times and sports. From an NBA All-Star to playing soccer on the world’s largest stage. Here are some of their experiences.
SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WA— So here’s the deal. For $100 you are one of 50 people in the Steelheads Founders Club. That gives you eternal pride in SnoCo FC, along with a special first-edition…
Signings should help as Pilots aim to build something big
In his third year on The Bluff, Portland Pilots head soccer coach Nick Carlin-Voigt has brought in the no. 1 recruiting class in the nation, according to Top Drawer Soccer.
Continue reading “Pilots men’s soccer bring in top recruiting class”
BILLINGS, MT – Rob Zimmerman found himself without any soccer responsibilities this past fall. For a guy who had been active in the sport for the past 20 years or so, it was quite a change for the 1989 Billings West graduate.
“That was hard not to be around it,” Zimmerman said Tuesday after he was hired as the new coach for the Billings West girls program. “This fall it was definitely a void without having any soccer to follow that I was directly in involved with. I’m excited to get back into it.”
At the Skiba household, the state line was drawn early.
You were either a Beaver or a Duck. And since her younger brother, Hayden, wanted to represent the green and gold, Bridgette naturally gravitated toward the orange and black. At the age of four, Skiba already knew where she wanted to go to college someday. As her passion for soccer flourished into a possible vehicle to help earn a collegiate scholarship as the Sunset girls soccer team’s star goalie, Oregon State University was always the favorite.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) On Tuesday, the Parks and Recreation Commission met to discuss future developments for the Sunway Soccer Complex master plan.
In October, the commissioners discussed future priorities and amenities that would improve the complex. With organizations wanting to donate for the development, Parks and Recreation Director Wendy Davis explained the new updates on the plan.
“I was approached by First Federal, and they wanted to do something to honor Alan Horner and his contribution to the community, and we floated out different ideas,” Davis said.
Whether it has been basketball, soccer or softball, a Starr has been right in the middle of it for the past four years at Timberlake High.
And while others might have shined a little more in front of her, make no mistake, Shelby Starr isn’t about to take her senior year for granted.
Three Hermiston Bulldogs signed letters of intent Tuesday afternoon to further their athletic careers. Football players Jonathan Hinkle and Joey Gutierrez will join the Eastern Oregon University Mountaineers, while Antonio Campos, of the boys soccer team, will go on to play at Walla Walla Community College.
TWIN FALLS — Before Caitlin Crist signed with Walla Walla Community College on Monday, her coaches and parents gave a few words.
There Ryan Freda was, running along the pitch at UBC’s Thunderbird Park, trying to keep his nerves and wits in check.
The student from Langley’s R.E. Mountain Secondary worked as the assistant referee for the Vancouver Whitecaps U15 residency team’s game against Santa Cruz late last month, and said he relished the pace of the game.
“Being engaged in the game the entire time is as draining as actually playing the game itself,” said 17-year-old Freda, an accomplished player in his own right.