Today the Girls USSDA games continue. Catch the second half of U 16/17 Breakers v Thorns then at 2:15 Real Colorado v Cross FIre @ 2:15. On the 10th, Solar SC v Was. Spirit Academy-VA @11am followed by NTH Top Hat v Penn Fusion @ 1PM. These may be viewed at ussoccerda.com, Face Book, and You Tube.read
Today, United Soccer Coaches announced the finalists for the MAC Hermann Trophy for this soccer season. This is the top prize, Player of the Year in Collegiate Soccer and will be awarded Jan. 5 at the Missouri Athletic Club in St Louis. For the men, Wake Forest Fwd, Sr. John Bakero, out of Standford Def. Sr. Tomas Hillard-Arce finally Indiana University Def. Sr. Grant Hillard. The womens list is equally impressive with UCLA Mid. Soph. Jesse Fleming, along with Univ. of S. Carolina Fwd. Sr. Savannah McCaskill followed by Standford Fwd Sr. Andi Sullivan.read
Christian Bender is at the game for us sending in trememdous images.read
Former Captain America, multiple times national champ with NY Arrows David D'erricco, Jim Kilmeade and Tom Byer.read
For the most part the conference call rehashed the numbers, some of which have already been stated here. there were a few questions aside from that and they include:
- How the bid might be in impacted if Sunil is not re elected? The reply was that the FIFA requirements are more on their mind, Sunil is the chair and that the election is with US Soccer.
- The follow up to that was if he is not elected does that cause any changes, the reply was with us, no.
- Asked if the # of venues would impact the economics of the cup, yes more cities would be more costs.read