Posted On February 26, 2011 by PUSC
Another big weekend ahead for Sacramento’s only USSF Academy teams at Del Oro High School in Loomis. We have Southern California’s Arsenal coming into town Saturday, February 26th for 1:00pm kick off against the U18 and a game featuring the U16 at 3:30pm. The gunners have been shooting with both barrels again this season and […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 22, 2011 by PUSC
Three Placer United girls teams traveled down to Phoenix, Arizona for the President’s Day Tournament sponsored by SC Del Sol. All three teams survived group play and advanced to the playoffs. The U15 Gold 96’s had a great run through the event and won their group. They began group play with a 1-0 win over […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 22, 2011 by PUSC
No rest for parents in the soccer world as players from Placer United and San Juan represented CDA in the first Pre-Academy Showcase hosted by the San Jose Earthquakes over Presidents Day weekend. The players from Placer United and San Juan with birthdates from 1996-1999 had some really good competition as the other USSF Academy […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 18, 2011 by PUSC
California Development Academy will host a friendly international soccer game against a team from Nihon Kouku High School (Japan Air Aviation High School Soccer Club). The team is traveling through Northern California to give the Japanese student-athletes the opportunity to play against some of the top soccer clubs in the region. Thursday, February 24th 7:30pm […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 12, 2011 by PUSC
Del Rodgers, Sports Anchor for KCRA, covered the college signing of twenty two seniors representing Placer United and California Development Academy on Wednesday night, February 2nd in Loomis. This was a proud moment for families, coaches and friends. Congratulations, seniors, on your academic accomplishments and your future achievement on and off the soccer field. Click […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 2, 2011 by PUSC
Over 100 teams entered the State Cup Tournament and there are only two left to play for the top crown. Placer United’s U13 Girls Gold is one of them! After playing in preliminary games, seeding games, second games, quarter final and semi final games this group of girls is still standing. The U13 has a never-say-die attitude […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 1, 2011 by PUSC
On Saturday, a number of Placer United girls from our black and gold teams travelled to Santa Rosa to participate in a college identification camp sponsored by Santa Rosa United. There were many college coaches in attendance and they put the girls through four hours of intense training. The response from the players was very good. […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 31, 2011 by PUSC
A number of Placer United players got to represent CDA in their first USSF Pre Academy game this past weekend. Coach Kelsey Chaidez assembled a squad of players born in the year 1996/97/98 to take on the San Jose Earthquakes pre-academy team. The MLS franchise’s pre-academy team which draws players from all over Northern […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 27, 2011 by PUSC
This weekend is a very busy one for all Placer United U11-U13 teams. We have 7 boys teams, and 6 girls teams all competing in the quarter-final rounds of Nor-Cal Premier League’s “State Cup” competition. With preliminary games starting way back in August 2010, Placer United teams have traveled around Northern California and competed against […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 25, 2011 by PUSC
Twenty-two area high school seniors who have been actively involved in Placer United Soccer Club and/or California Development Academy will take their athletic skills to the next level as they move on to their chosen colleges and universities. Paul O’Brien, Placer United Soccer Club Director of Boys Coaching, said, “These students all share the qualities […]Continue reading..