soccer

Placer United hosts Juniors Cup while Securing First Place in Six Brackets

The host teams were celebrating left and right at Placer United’s Juniors Cup hosted at Del Oro High School Aug. 8-9 as nearly all of their teams home hardware. Out of the e ...

Placer United U12 Boys win famed soccerloco Surf Cup, U13s place second

No team had a better showing last week than Placer United’s Under-12 boys team at San Diego’s soccerloco Surf Cup — one of the premier competitive socce ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

USA Stars ready for Far West Regionals

While Team USA is playing for a World Cup championship, a local soccer team will be competing for an opportunity to advance to the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships. The un ...

Kick it Clinic opens registration

Registration is now open for this year’s Kick It Clinic. The annual soccer clinic for kids ages 5 to 9 will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 26. Over the years, the ...

Crosstown Cup slated for Saturday

Folsom and Vista del Lago’s soccer teams take a break from their league schedules at 7 p.m. Saturday for the annual Crosstown Cup game between the two schools. Folsom won la ...

WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...

Folsom suffers big loss

Maria Totushek spent the last seven years using soccer to raise money for cancer patients and in a cruel twist of fate; it’s the same disease that took her own life. Maria, ...

Alarian playing well at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Dali Alarian, a freshman forward for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute women’s soccer team, is having a strong freshman season. Alarian, a 2014 graduate of Vista del Lago ...

Athlete of the Week: Michelle Kimball

The Folsom Lake College women’s soccer team is having another remarkable season and Michelle Kimball is a big reason why. Kimball, a sophomore attacking midfielder, leads th ...

Folsom Soccer Club offering reward for arrest and conviction of vandals

Vandals have cost the Folsom Soccer Club about $16,000 this year by destroying soccer goals and nets around town. A majority of the damage has occurred in the last month, as goals ...

Knights of Columbus to hold youth soccer challenge

All boys and girls ages 9-14 are invited to participate in the 2014 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge. The competition will be held on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 9 a.m. for registrati ...

Placer United wins Premier League National Finals in North Carolina

Donned in all yellow, competing nearly 3,000 miles from home, the Placer United Soccer Club Under-18 boys achieved championship elation on the National stage today, July 14. The t ...

Granite Bay’s Thompson happy to be home with Sacramento Republic FC

In a normal world, Tommy Thompson would be hanging out at Folsom Lake, soaking up rays and reminiscing with friends in what should be his last summer home after high school at Gran ...