Posted On February 3, 2016 by PUSC
February 3, 2016 — In a continued effort to improve player development, the U.S. Soccer Development Academy program will expand its academy program to include an Under 12 age group, and an Under 13 age group. The existing Under 14 academy structure will change to include one age group starting in Fall 2016. USSF Soccer Director of Scouting, Tony Lepore, […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 1, 2016 by PUSC
Congratulations to the Placer United U12 Boys 04 Gold team as they now join the Placer United U13G 03 Gold team at the NorCal State Cup Finals on Februry 6th in Modesto. Similar to our U13 Girls, the U12 Boys won all their games in opening rounds one and two and were feeling good going […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 31, 2016 by PUSC
by Chad Smith, ReportingKC.com Conner Hallisey (22) looking on before the game against FC Tucson. Photo Credit: Chad Smith, ReportingKC.com February 1, 2016 — With just over a month until official Major League Soccer action is set to begin, Sporting Kansas City played their first preseason game, a 60-minute scrimmage against USL Premier Development League […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 29, 2016 by PUSC
Emily Talmi and Abena Aidoo of Placer United U16 ’00 have been selected to play for Region IV in Costa Rica next month. The top eighteen 2000 age group players were selected from the region to play a number of friendlies at this International event held February 25-March 3 in San Jose, Costa Rica. Continue reading..
Posted On January 25, 2016 by PUSC
A BIG congratulations to the Placer U13 Girls 03 Gold team as they head back to the NorCal State Cup finals for the third time. The team narrowly lost in the 2014 U11 State Cup final, but rebounded to win the 2015 U12 NorCal State Cup Championship. They will be hoping to repeat as Champions on […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 22, 2016 by PUSC
Congratulations to Cody Sundquist who was invited into the first U.S. U18 Men’s National Team camp of the year. Cody, who is currently home and training with his Placer United team, was selected by new U18 head coach, Omid Namazi, to attend the camp in Florida. After the US camp is completed, Cody will be […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 21, 2016 by PUSC
January 16-17, 2016 — “We went on a very fun trip this past weekend up to Humboldt State University in Arcata,” said Todd DeCarlo, coach of the Placer United U16G Black team. The players and families arrived Saturday and met down on the College Creek Soccer Field for a tour of the campus and […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 21, 2016 by PUSC
Manuri Alwis and Kellie Pagador of the Placer United U13 ’03 Gold team traveled and competed at the Vegas Cup this past weekend with the NorCal PDP 02 State Team. Alwis and Pagador were two of the eighteen players chosen to play for the NorCal PDP 02’s. NorCal entered the team into the older age group of the tournament and the […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 16, 2016 by PUSC
Madalyn Schiffel, Placer alumna and University of San Francisco goalkeeper, was just selected as the 4th pick in the 4th round of the National Women’s Soccer League College Draft held in Baltimore, by the Washington Spirit. Only 40 players were selected, 10 in each round. We are so proud of you Madalyn! Honors 2015 1st […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 5, 2016 by PUSC
A big congratulations to all of the Placer United players who have represented the Club on National, Regional, State and Sacramento teams. Check out the impressive list of accomplishments below: CURRENT PLAYER HIGHLIGHTS National Teams Abena Aidoo – U17 Ghana National Team Sydney Pagador – Philipines Senior National Team Maria de la Cruz – Philipines […]Continue reading..