Posted On May 3, 2013 by PUSC
Dali Alarian of the U18 Girls ’95 Red has accepted a position on the California Storm team of the Womens Premier Soccer League (WPSL). The California Storm is one of the founding members of the WPSL. Jerry Zanelli, head coach and league commissioner, originally founded the league with six teams. Today, the league has grown to […]Continue reading..
Posted On May 1, 2013 by PUSC
Placer United ’94 alumni and Idaho State sophomore goalkeeper Maria Dela Cruz has been selected to join the Philippine Senior Women’s National Team and will participate in the AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2014 Qualifiers May 21-26, 2013 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dela Cruz, who holds dual citizenship in both the United States and the Philippines, […]Continue reading..
Posted On April 30, 2013 by PUSC
Placer United Coach Gene DuChateau was inducted into the Adelphi University Hall of Fame recently on the East Coast. The award was presented to Gene by Robert Hartwell, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. When Gene went up for his induction, he stood in front of the massive posterboard that you see in this photo. Check out his air time and diving […]Continue reading..
Posted On April 22, 2013 by PUSC
Placer United is pleased to announce the list of coaches for our upcoming U15-U19 boys and girls teams. This year we have added some local area house hold names to our staff, as well as, some coaches known nationwide. Our coaching slate consists individuals who coach at the National Team Level, Division 1 College Level, Junior […]Continue reading..
Posted On April 17, 2013 by PUSC
Former professional soccer player, Charlie Cooke, was in town this past weekend hosting a Coerver Coaching Diploma Course in Sacramento. The two day course is designed to help educate coaches on how to teach the technical side of the game. Charlie had a great career as a player. He played for Aberdeen, Dundee, Chelsea and Crystal Palace, in […]Continue reading..
Posted On April 12, 2013 by PUSC
Coach Gene is a well travelled former soccer professional. He was a member of the U.S. National and Olympic teams, a collegiate National Champion and a long time player in the North American Soccer League (NASL). Earlier this week, Gene had the opportunity to vist the home of Major League Soccer team Portland Timbers. He met with one […]Continue reading..
Posted On March 27, 2013 by PUSC
Placer United players continue to excel away from their Club teams as Norcal Player Development Program (PDP) Announces Regional and State Pools for the 2013-2014 season. Congratulations to the following Placer United Soccer Club players: US National Team – Cody Sunquist Nor Cal State Team – Cameron Douglas, Alejandro Perez, Jordan Vice. Region 6 2000 Player Pool – Benji Kikanovic, Clare Murphy, […]Continue reading..
Posted On March 26, 2013 by PUSC
U.S. SOCCER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY ANNOUNCES 22 NEW CLUBS FOR LAUNCH OF 2013-14 UNDER-13/14 ACADEMY SEASON New Teams to Join Academy’s Existing Clubs in New Age Group CHICAGO (March 18, 2013) – The U.S. Soccer Development Academy has announced the inclusion of 22 new clubs to the Under-13/14 age division in preparation for the inaugural 2013-14 […]Continue reading..
Posted On March 21, 2013 by PUSC
Placer United Girls Director of Coaching, Ron Benjamin, has been selected to be a staff coach for the second straight year at the ECNL PDP combine in Las Vegas, Nevada. The staff will be running training sessions, games and identifying the top players from the Mountain-West Region. The clubs participating include: Las Vegas Premier, Heat FC, Sereno […]Continue reading..
Posted On March 20, 2013 by PUSC
Three Placer United girls teams travelled to Las Vegas this past weekend for the annual college showcase event. Many of the top teams in the region and the country played in the event. Over 300 college coaches were represented at the event and scouted a number of Placer United’s games. The U15 Red, U16 Red […]Continue reading..