• MLS Result for June 30
    June 30 in East Rutherford, NJMetrostars 2 Colorado 3. Goals: Gaven (Vaca, Galvan Rey) 23, Galvan Rey (Parke, Guevara) 53; Cila (Delgado, Crawford) 13, Borchers 78, Cila (Borchers, de la Torre) 89.MetroStars - Walker, Ziadie, Parke, Pope, Leitch, Clark, Gaven (Magee, 84), Guevara, Vaca, Galvan Rey (Wolyniec, 84), Taylor (Glen, 61).Colorado - Cannon, de la Torre, Borchers, Mastroeni, Kotschau (Sullivan, 69), Crawford, Henderson, Beckerman, Cila, DiGiamarino (Trembly, 46), Delgado.Yellow Cards: Metrostars - Parke 84; Colorado - Cannon 96+.Referee: Ali Saheli.Attendance: n/a.
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region III final results (June 30)
    Under-19 BoysCASL Elite (N.C.) 2 Nationals (Okla.) 0Under-18 BoysHouston Texans Red 1 CASL Elite (N.C.) 0Under-17 BoysWeston (Fla.) 4 NWO Oklahoma City Spirit 3 Under-16 BoysHouston Texans 1 Dallas Inter Black 0Under-15 BoysSolar (Texas) 1 Greenville (S.C.) FC Black 0Under-14 Boys Tampa Bay Kickers 2 Edmond (Okla.) SC Royals (Okla.) 0Under-19 GirlsGSA Phoenix Red (Ga.) 5 Dallas Texans Red 4 Under-18 GirlsUnited Quest Red (Ga.) 1 Greenville (S.C.) FC Black 0Under-17 GirlsDallas Texans Red 1 Ptc Lazers Elite (Ga.) 0Under-16 GirlsRenegades (Fla.) 3 Challenge (Texas) 2 Under-15 GirlsDallas Texans Red 2 Hurricane FC Elkington (Okla.) 1Under-14 GirlsEdmond (Okla.) SC Black ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region II final results (June 30)
    Under-19 BoysScott Gallagher (Mo.) 1 NFC Ozymandius (Neb.) 1(Scott Gallagher wins on penalties.)Under-18 BoysBusch SC (Mo.) 4 Mentor (Ohio) Impact 1Under-17 Boys Scott Gallagher (Mo.) 3 Ohio FC Extreme 0Under-16 Boys Chicago Magic 1 Sockers FC Chicago 0 Under-15 Boys Chicago Magic 2 Scott Gallagher (Mo.) 1Under-14 Boys Rockford (Ill.) Raptors 1 Polonia SC (Wisc.) 1(Rockford Raptors win on penalties.)Under-13 Boys Chicago Magic 1 Michigan Wolves 0Under-13 Girls FC Milwaukee 1 Ohio Elite 0Under-19 Girls Eclipse Select (Ill.) 2 JB Marine (Mo.) 0Under-18 Girls Michigan Hawks 1 Windy City Pride (Ill.) 0Under-17 GirlsWindy City Pride (Ill.) 4 Carmel (Ind.) ...
  • U.S. WOMEN: Heinrichs cuts Olympic roster to 20; MacMillan among the cuts
    Shannon MacMillan's Athens Olympic dream came to a close Wednesday when April Heinrichs announced a 20-player roster -- to be shaved to the final 18 on Thursday -- and the veteran forward was not on it.Heinrichs, the U.S. women's national team coach, released 10 players -- including MacMillan and three other 2002 Women's World Cup veterans -- from the Olympic Residency in Carson, Calif., as the team departed for Nashville, Tenn., where on Saturday it will face Canada in a friendly.Among the players making the cut were goalkeeper Kristin Luckenbill, who will serve as Briana Scurry's backup, and midfielder Lorrie ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region III semifinal results (June 29)
    UNDER-19 BOYSCASL Elite (N.C.) 4 Jackson (Miss.) FC 3Nationals (Okla.) 1 NOSA (La.) 0 UNDER-18 BOYSHouston Texans Red 2 Celtic Green (Okla.) 1CASL Elite (N.C.) 2 Dallas Texans Red 1UNDER-17 BOYSWeston (Fla.) 1 CASL Elite (N.C.) 0NWO Oklahoma City Spirit 2 Dallas Texans Red 1UNDER-16 BOYSDallas Inter Black beat St. Giles Utd. Celtic (S.C.)Houston Texans beat Concorde Fire Elite (Ga.)UNDER-15 BOYSSolar (Texas) 3 Hillsborough (Fla.) Utd. 2 Greenville (S.C.) FC Black 3 CASL Elite (N.C.) 0UNDER-14 BOYSEdmond (Okla.) SC Royals (Okla.) 3 Tennessee FC 2 Tampa Bay Kickers 4 Mississippi Utd. 1 UNDER-19 GIRLSDallas Texans Red 2 Challenge (Texas) 0 ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region II semifinal results (June 29)
    Under-19 BoysScott Gallagher (Missouri) 3 Javanon SC (Kentucky) 0NFC Ozymandius (Nebraska) 2 Dynamo Katner (Indiana) 0 Under-18 BoysMentor Impact (Ohio North) 1 Chicago Magic (Illinois) 0Busch SC (Missouri) 3 Thunder SC (Ohio South) 0Under-17 BoysOhio FC Extreme (Ohio South) 1 KCFC Alliance (Kansas) 0Scott Gallagher (Missouri) 0 Sockers FC Chicago (Illinois) 0(Scott Gallagher defeated Sockers FC Chicago on penalties 6-5.)Under-16 BoysChicago Magic (Illinois) 1 Vardar (Michigan) 0Sockers FC Chicago (Midwest League -- Illinois) 1 Ambassador SC (Ohio South) 0Under-15 BoysChicago Magic (Illinois) 3 Vardar (Michigan) 2 Scott Gallagher (Missouri) 1 Cedar Rapids SA (Iowa) 0 Under-14 BoysRockford Raptors (Illinois) 1 ...
  • WORLD CUP 2006: CONCACAF qualifying semifinal round schedule
    Mexico's 8-0 demolition of Dominica on Sunday for a 18-0 aggregate win finalizes the three semifinal groups of CONCACAF World Cup 2006 qualifying. Here is the semifinal round schedule:(Home team listed first)GROUP A (El Salvador, Jamaica, Panama, USA) Aug. 18 Jamaica-USA El Salvador -Panama Sept. 4 USA-El Salvador (Foxboro, Mass) Sept. 4 or 5 Jamaica-Panama Sept. 8 Panama-USA El Salvador-Jamaica Oct. 9 El Salvador-USA Oct. 9 or 10 Panama-Jamaica Oct. 13 USA-Panama (Washington, D.C.) Jamaica-El Salvador Nov. 17 USA-Jamaica (Columbus, Ohio) Panama-El SalvadorGROUP B (Canada, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras) Aug. 18 Canada-Guatemala Costa Rica-Honduras Sept. 4 or 5 Guatemala-Costa Rica ...
  • WORLD CUP 2006: Colombian replaces Sampson as Costa Rica coach
    Costa Rica has hired as its national team coach Colombian Jorge Luis Pinto to replace American Steve Sampson, who was dismissed after Costa Rica relied on the away-goals rule to beat Cuba in second-round qualifying play for the 2006 World Cup.Pinto, 51, has coached eight clubs in three countries (Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru) over the last two decades. He guided Millonarios of Colombia and Alianza Lima of Peru to their league's runner-up titles during the 1998 and 1999-2000 seasons, respectively. He also coached Alianza Lima to the Peruivan league title in 1997.Costa Rica is currently preparing for the Copa America, ...
  • MLS STATS & SCHEDULE: Guevara celebrates 6-point week
    MetroStars midfielder AMADO GUEVARA notched two goals and two assists in two games last week -- a 3-0 win over Los Angeles and a 2-1 loss to New England -- to notch 6 points and move him into second-place in the MLS scorers race on five goals and four assists for 14 points. San Jose's Brian Ching (7 goals, 1 assist, 15 points) remains the leader. ... Guevara, who scored on a 25-yard shot against the Galaxy and helped create two EDDIE GAVEN goals later in the game, scored from the penalty spot against New England. ... LOS ANGELES rebounded ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region II Day 3 Results & Semifinal Schedule
    Under-19 BoysFC Milwaukee (Wisconsin) 3, Wings America (Minnesota) 1West Des Moines Attack (Iowa) 2, Javanon SC (Kentucky) 1NFC Ozymandius (Nebraska) 4, Inter-Clev FC (Ohio North) 0Scott Gallagher (Missouri) 5, Sioux Falls United Spitfire (South Dakota) 0Dynamo Katner (Indiana) 3, Team Dayton (Ohio South) 0Sockers FC Chicago (Illinois) 1, Galyans Attack (Kansas) 0SEMIFINALS:Javanon SC (Kentucky) vs. Scott Gallagher (Missouri)Dynamo Katner (Indiana) vs. NFC Ozymandius (Nebraska)Under-18 BoysMichigan Wolves (Michigan) 4, Cutters Red (Indiana) 0Chicago Magic (Illinois) 1, Dakota Gold Clash (South Dakota) 0Javanon SC (Kentucky) 2, Keliix Intra (Minnesota) 1Busch SC (Missouri) 4, Vardar (Midwest League -- Michigan) 0Mentor Impact (Ohio North) ...
  • W-LEAGUE: Results (June 14-27)
    USL W-LEAGUE June 14Denver Lady Cougars 0 Seattle Sounders 2 (Rodrick 30, Baysa 39).June 15Edmonton Aviators 1 (Gustafson 77) Vancouver Whitecaps 3 (Allen 25, Franco 53, Trotman 81).June 16New Jersey Wildcats 4 (Makoski 31, Pichon 45, 82, Smith 77) New Jersey Lady Stallions 1 (Reed 65).Mile High Mustangs 0 Seattle Sounders 6 (Baysa 17, 56, Redwine 42, 51, 82, Gamble 67).Western Mass Lady Pioneers 2 (Lindner 5, Tietjen-Prozzo 23) Boston Renegades 3 (Munoz 3, 53, Splaine 79).Denver Lady Cougars at Fort Collins Force, ppd., weatherJune 17New York Magic at South Jersey Banshees, ppd., weatherJune 18Western Mass Lady Pioneers1 (Walsh 85) ...
  • WPSL: Results (June 26-27)
    WOMEN'S PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE June 26Steel City Sparks 6 (Biddle 6, Abbott 19, Lowry 42, 83, 89, Arsenault 68) Rhode Island Rays 0New England Mutiny 4 (Monroe pen. 16, pen. 18, Leduc 42, 81) Rochester Reign 0Massachusetts Stingers 1 Maryland Pepsi Pride 0 (forfeit)Ajax Southern California at SWC Houston Stars, ppd. to July 24June 27SWC Houston Stars 1 (DeWoody 1) San Diego WFC 1 (Sauer 80)Massachusetts Stingers 3 (Overgaag 51, Coghill 54, O'Shaughnessy 58) Rochester Reign 3 (Guarino 25, 91+, Popper 57)East Bay Power 2 (Hamm 81, Young 85) San Francisco Nighthawks 1 (DeSantis 55)Denver Diamonds vs. Denver Kickers, ppd., ...
  • U.S. WOMEN ABROAD (June 23-July 1): Jenny Benson scores in Russia
    Former Philadelphia Charge defender Jenny Benson scored her first Russian League goal to lead defending champion FC Energy Voronezh to a 4-0 victory at Nika last week.Benson played 90 minutes in Wednesday's victory and again Monday when Energy shut out Nadezhda, 3-0, to improve to 5-1-4. Benson, a left back for Energy, also has an assist in nine Supreme League appearances.The Russian League leaders will be home again Thursday, against Ryazan-TNK.Full league slates are on tap Tuesday in Iceland and Tuesday and Wednesday in Sweden.Former Charge goalkeeper Hope Solo, who 10 days ago led Kopparbergs/Goteborg (4-4-3) to a stunning 1-1 ...
  • U.S. ABROAD (June 25-28): Russell, Sogndal downs Norway's leader
    NORWAY * Robbie Russell (Sogndal, D1), vs. Tromso, 2-1. Started: 90 minutes. Dagbladet rating (10 high; 1 low): 5. This was a big victory for Sogndal, as Tromso leads the Tippeligaen with 25 points. Sogndal is in 11th place with 14 points. Russell is still trying to complete his transfer to Rosenborg, which plays at Lyn this Sunday. Season stats: 9 games, 2 goals.* Brian West (Fredrikstad, D1),vs. Viking, 0-0. Started: 90 minutes. Fredrikstad is in last (14th) place with nine points in 13 games. Dagbladet rating (10 high; 1 low): 5. Season stats: 6 games, 2 goals.* Adam Skumawitz ...
  • MLS WEEK 13 WRAP: Jason Kreis sets all-time scoring record
    By Ridge Mahoney Jason Kreis breaks the all-time goalscoring record, the Revs maintain their mastery of the Metros, and both the Metros and Galaxy win on the road and lose at home THE ALL-TIME LEADER. In Dallas' 1-1 tie with D.C. United, 9-year MLS veteran Jason Kreis scored his 89th career goal to become MLS's all-time leading goalscorer. He leads Roy Lassiter (88) and Raul Diaz Arce (82), who are no longer in the league. The highest scoring active players after Kreis are Kansas City's Preki (77), Chicago's Ante Razov (77) and D.C. United's Jaime Moreno (74).BEST GOALS: Only 14 ...