This massive group of soccer coaches has named a pair of local players to this list. NCAA D III player from East Hampton Nick West plays for Messiah College. The Youth Boys player is no surprise as Giovani Reyna of NYCFC was tagged to that great honor.read
This great Soccer Film Festival has gotten bigger and bigger each year and has now expanded again. After a decade, it was always seen as a community project, now it is, welcome to the K & S Film Club. The goal is to bring together Soccer FIlm fans, by way of connecting members, in an innovative fashion to get additional soccer films to a broader audience. K & S FC will be sharing more details on what they are in fact up to, such things as meet ups, gear and setting up film and cultural events.read
An early season test in facing the best of 2018, Sat. Mar. 9 against two time defending titleholders, time tba. A big opening day, biggest ever for the USL as 17 games are on tap more than any other year. All 3 dozen clubs now know of when and where they begin their quest for the Cup and 4 expansion clubs will host openers. Locally NYRB II host Swope Park Rangers, a reply of the 2016 title match.read
Here we have the winners from NCAA, NAIA, NCCAA, & JUCO soccer programs, 11 of the 14 were the natiohnal or divisional winners in 20018 & 2 more getting to the national semis.
2018 National Staffs of the Year:
NCAA DI men: St Mary's, CA
NCAA DI women: Georgetown
NCAA DII men: Barry U.
NCAA DII women: University of Bridgeport
NCAA DIII men: Tufts U.
NCAA DIII women: Washington U., MO
NAIA men: Central Methodist U.
NAIA women: EIll Carey U.
NCCAA men:Southwestern Christian U.read
The ever valuable first pick of SKC has been secured by the "Caps as well as their 2nd pick of 2020 when they sent over Erik Hurtado. "Caps HC Marc Dos Santos stated, "We are thankful to Erik for his contributions on and off the pitch over his 6 seasons in Vancouver." Erik now 28, with 17 goals over 13 assists over 123 appearances for 6 years was the 5th pick overall in 2013, spending the second half of 2015 in Norway with Mjendalen IF.read