Thursday, September 19, 2013
Chris Hegardt's Effort to Play on
ESPN created a E:60 segment about Chris Hegardt's fight with cancer. Chris plays for a club team called Surf based in San Diego. Watch and read
about his struggle with cancer in order to be able to continue playing the game he loves.
US Youth Soccer's TOPSoccer Program
This is a beautiful video posted online about a local TOPSoccer program based in Virginia. The program is designed to bring the opportunity of learning and playing soccer to any boy or girl, who has a mental or physical disability.
Rapinoe Sisters hold Soccer Camps
U.S. Women’s National Team midfielder and former US Youth Soccer ODP player Megan Rapinoe, along with her sister, Rachael, held a camp for youth players
near our National Office in Frisco, Texas. Rapinoe (third row, far right in the photo) answered some questions about youth soccer and the Women’s National Team. Keep an eye out for a video from the event!
Ranking the Top Five Young American Exports across the pond
The MLS just posted this quick article about five young players in Europe that are looking to make an impact at the upcoming World Cup. Make sure you read up on
these players and then keep your eyes on them on the Road to Brazil.
Soccer on TV
Here is Soccer America's list of games that are going to be broadcast this weekend. Take some time to flip through the list
and see which games you will be able to watch. Is it ever really possible to watch too much soccer?