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What They're Saying
July 8th, 2009 8:45PM



"Simply put, soccer is drawing kids away from sports such as tennis, basketball, softball, baseball or others where West Virginia youth have had more success. When I watched the U12 Chaos girls play I could not help but think that there were probably three or four girls who could be nationally ranked tennis players, or all-state basketball players, softball players or gymnasts."

-- Charleston Daily Mail sportswriter J.T. Simms on the state of youth soccer in West Virginia. The Chaos was only the fourth team ever from West Virginia to reach the Region I semifinals, making the final four at this year's regionals played in Barboursville. (Daily Mail)

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