Posted On July 10, 2015 by PUSC
By: Steven Wilson, Sports Editor – The Press Tribune Roseville, CA — It’s been almost one year exactly since the under-18 Placer United boys soccer team won the 2014 National Premier League (NPL) Finals in North Carolina and brought the championship trophy back to Placer County. Fast forward to July, 2015 and Placer United is […]Continue reading..
Posted On July 8, 2015 by PUSC
The National Premier League Finals – formerly known as the NPL Champions Cup – features the champions of NPLs across the United States in the U-13 through U-18 boys and girls age groups. Teams play several group games before advancing to knock-out rounds to determine the NPL national champion in every age group. This year, […]Continue reading..
Posted On July 8, 2015 by PUSC
Ten Placer United players are in McMinnville, Oregon, competing for spots on USYSA’s Region IV Regional teams. Top players from the 14 western states were selected to compete for positions on the regional teams. Coach Ron Benjamin, and former professional women’s soccer players Brandi Chastain and Tiffeny Milbrett, were on staff to train the girls. […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 26, 2015 by PUSC
Congratulations are in order for Madalyn Schiffel who was called in to compete at the the U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team training camp in Lakewood Ranch, Florida. The camp was held from April 26 to May 3 and featured 24 current collegiate players. The majority of the roster has extensive experience with the USA’s Youth […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 21, 2015 by PUSC
Loomis, CA — Over 120 players gathered at Del Oro High School on Saturday for the annual Placer United College I.D. Camp. The following colleges were represented as they scouted the Sacramento area talent: Sacramento State UC Davis Cal State Monterey Bay Cal Berkeley University of Nevada Sonoma State Dominican University Additionally, the Placer United […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 17, 2015 by PUSC
Coach John Bustos reports and provides radio capsules and updates for Bustos Media Network at Woman’s World Cup from BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada. Video of Warm Up Continue reading..
Posted On June 16, 2015 by PUSC
Upon finishing her fourth starting season in the ACC at Clemson University, Placer ’93 Gold alum Savannah Coiner has signed a contract with the Finland-based club Vasa IFK, to pursue her dream of playing professionally. Coiner finished her fourth season in the ACC as team captain, leading her team back to the NCAA tournament for […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 15, 2015 by PUSC
The Placer United U13G 03 Black team won the gold division of the California Cup this past weekend. They opened up with a convincing 3-0 win over the Central Marin Magic and then drew 1-1 with Galt FC. The win and draw were enough to propel the girls to the semi-finals. In the semis, the […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 4, 2015 by PUSC
June 2, 2015 — The women’s soccer squad that will represent Colorado College and the United States at the 2015 World University Games was announced in conjunction with its first official training session on June 1. For head coach Geoff Bennett, accepting the invitation to represent the red, white, and blue was not nearly as […]Continue reading..
Posted On June 3, 2015 by PUSC
Abbie Faingold was selected to join the 2015 U.S. Maccabi Women’s Open soccer team as a goalkeeper for the European Games which are being held in Berlin, Germany from July 27 through August 5, 2015. Abbie received her goalkeeper training at Placer United from Gene DuChateau, Matt Scamacca and Matt Bernard. The aforementioned coaches provided […]Continue reading..