Posted On February 8, 2016 by PUSC
Placer United Teams Come Up Short at State Cup Finals
Saturday, February 6th will go down as an unlucky day for Pacer United when both our U12 04 Boys Gold and U13 03 Girls Gold teams lost out in the finals of State Cup. The U12 boys went into their last game of a really brilliant 2015/16 season with only one lost game all year, but came up […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 5, 2016 by PUSC
Going Coastal – Granite Bay’s Emily Talmi Earns Trip to Costa Rica with ODP Regional Team
By: Steven Wilson, Sports Editor – The Press Tribune February 6, 2016 — Granite Bay High sophomore Emily Talmi — along with her Placer United teammate, Abena Aidoo, from the under-16 ’00 squad — was selected as part of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) team to play in the Region IV friendly tournament in Costa […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 4, 2016 by PUSC
27 Student-Athletes Move on to Play Collegiate Soccer
Rocklin, CA – Placer United Soccer Club is proud to announce area high school seniors, who have been actively involved in Placer United Soccer Club, will take their athletic skills to the next level as they move on to their chosen colleges and universities. These athletes will gather Wednesday, February 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 3, 2016 by PUSC
Placer United To Field Three USSF Academy Ages for the 2016/2017 Season
February 3, 2016 — In a continued effort to improve player development, the U.S. Soccer Development Academy program will expand its academy program to include an Under 12 age group, and an Under 13 age group. The existing Under 14 academy structure will change to include one age group starting in Fall 2016. USSF Soccer Director of Scouting, Tony Lepore, […]Continue reading..
Posted On February 1, 2016 by PUSC
Placer U12B 04 Gold Advance to the State Cup Final
Congratulations to the Placer United U12 Boys 04 Gold team as they now join the Placer United U13G 03 Gold team at the NorCal State Cup Finals on Februry 6th in Modesto. Similar to our U13 Girls, the U12 Boys won all their games in opening rounds one and two and were feeling good going […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 31, 2016 by PUSC
Sporting KC Start Off Right with a Preseason Win
by Chad Smith, ReportingKC.com Conner Hallisey (22) looking on before the game against FC Tucson. Photo Credit: Chad Smith, ReportingKC.com February 1, 2016 — With just over a month until official Major League Soccer action is set to begin, Sporting Kansas City played their first preseason game, a 60-minute scrimmage against USL Premier Development League […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 29, 2016 by PUSC
Emily Talmi and Abena Aidoo Selected for ’00 ODP Regional Team Trip to Costa Rica
Emily Talmi and Abena Aidoo of Placer United U16 ’00 have been selected to play for Region IV in Costa Rica next month. The top eighteen 2000 age group players were selected from the region to play a number of friendlies at this International event held February 25-March 3 in San Jose, Costa Rica. Continue reading..
Posted On January 25, 2016 by PUSC
Reigning State Cup Champs Back in the Final
A BIG congratulations to the Placer U13 Girls 03 Gold team as they head back to the NorCal State Cup finals for the third time. The team narrowly lost in the 2014 U11 State Cup final, but rebounded to win the 2015 U12 NorCal State Cup Championship. They will be hoping to repeat as Champions on […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 22, 2016 by PUSC
Placer United’s Cody Sunquist called Up to Mens U18 National Team
Congratulations to Cody Sundquist who was invited into the first U.S. U18 Men’s National Team camp of the year. Cody, who is currently home and training with his Placer United team, was selected by new U18 head coach, Omid Namazi, to attend the camp in Florida. After the US camp is completed, Cody will be […]Continue reading..
Posted On January 21, 2016 by PUSC
U16G Black Take College Field Trip
January 16-17, 2016 — “We went on a very fun trip this past weekend up to Humboldt State University in Arcata,” said Todd DeCarlo, coach of the Placer United U16G Black team. The players and families arrived Saturday and met down on the College Creek Soccer Field for a tour of the campus and […]Continue reading..