Posted On October 7, 2015 by PUSC
October 15, 2015 — If you were unable to attend the Placer United Information Night, following is the slide show presentation. SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD October 7, 2015 — Placer United Soccer Club will host an Information Night to provide current and prospective competitive soccer players and their families with an opportunity to learn about […]Continue reading..
Posted On October 1, 2015 by PUSC
Abena Aidoo of Placer United’s U16 Girls 00 Gold team, was called up to the U17 Women’s Ghanaian National Team Camp as they prepare for the 2016 U17 World Cup qualifying matches in January. Placer United reached out to a Northern California Ghanaian representative so coaches could take a look at Abena and make a […]Continue reading..
Posted On September 28, 2015 by PUSC
Congratulations to the U12B 04 Gold and U13B 03 Gold teams who both took home first place at the Davis Premier Cup tournament held at the DYSL complex this past weekend. The U12 boys scored a grand total of nineteen goals in four games on the way to securing their second Davis Championship series trophy of […]Continue reading..
Posted On September 17, 2015 by PUSC
by John Wykoff Polish Jew Leon Faingold was a Holocaust survivor. The native of Poland was among the few to survive the infamous Auschwitz network of concentration camps where at least 1.1 million people were killed by the Nazis during World War II. 90 percent of them were Jewish. So, redshirt freshman goalkeeper Abbie Faingold‘s recent trip […]Continue reading..
Posted On September 15, 2015 by PUSC
After the summer ODP Sub-Regional event and Regional Camp at Linfield College in Oregon, five Placer United players were selected for the 2015 US Youth Soccer ODP Thanksgiving Inter-Regionals. The top players from around the country will gather in Boca Raton, Florida on the 21st of November. There will be scouts in attendance from US […]Continue reading..
Posted On August 25, 2015 by PUSC
by Steven Wilson, Press Tribune Sports Editor August, 2015—The host teams were celebrating left and right at Placer United’s Juniors Cup hosted at Del Oro High School Aug. 8-9 as nearly all of their teams brought home hardware. Out of the eight age groups, ranging from U8-U11 for both boys and girls, Placer United won […]Continue reading..
Posted On August 25, 2015 by PUSC
On a recent weekend at Del Oro High School, cries and sighs could be heard throughout the town of Loomis from parents and grandparents of U8-U11 boys and girls soccer players during the 2nd Annual Placer Juniors Cup. The spectators enjoyed watching their favorite players as they kicked, headed, tackled and blocked every ball, as well […]Continue reading..
Posted On August 7, 2015 by PUSC
Placer United’s U9 Girls Gold reached the championship game last weekend at the Mustang Stampede in Danville. In the Premier Division, the girls played Alternativo Futbol in game one and came away with a 2-2 draw. In game two, the girls lost a heart breaker to Pleasanton Rage 1-0 in a hard fought battle. That was […]Continue reading..
Posted On August 5, 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 was held in Berlin, Germany from July 27–Aug 5, 2015. Abbie received her goalkeeper training at Placer United from Gene DuChateau, Matt Scammacca and Matt Bernard. The aforementioned coaches provided Abbie with a solid […]Continue reading..
Posted On August 4, 2015 by PUSC
The Placer United U12B 04 Gold and U13B 03 Gold continued exactly where they left off from the Davis College Showcase two weeks ago as both teams finished in the top of their brackets and advanced to the knock out rounds at the 2015 soccerloco Surf Cup in San Diego this past weekend. In the quarterfinal rounds Sunday afternoon, […]Continue reading..