St. Louis, MO – The Saint Louis FC Academy has been preparing for their inaugural season in recent weeks as the club looks forward to their first competitive matches on September 10th away to Sockers FC in Chicago, IL. The U15-U19 teams recently completed a week-long preseason camp at Principia College and hosted Tennessee Soccer Club in a weekend of preseason friendlies at World Wide Technology Soccer Park.
The results from the weekend friendlies are as follows:
TSC U15 0-0 STLFC U15
STLFC U15 2-4 TSC U16 (Goal: Wunsch, Assist: Ferguson | Goal: Drake (unassisted))
STLFC U16 4-2 TSC U16 (Goal: Valenti, Assist: Karolczak | Goal: Valenti, Assist: Cenek | Goal: Cenek, Assist: Townsend | Goal: Cenek, Assist: Kuzri)
STLFC U16 0-2 TSC U17
STLFC U17 2-0 TSC U17 (Goal: Hernandez, Assist: Hummel | Goal: Marshall, Assist: Bodul)
STLFC U17 1-0 TSC U17 (Goal: Bodul, Assist: Little)
STLFC U19 4-1 TSC U19 (Goal: Lynn, Assist: Bruch | Goal: Lynn, Assist: Munie | Goal: Bruch, Assist: Lynn | Goal: Lynn, Assist: Vlastos)
The Saint Louis FC Academy teams will travel to face the Sporting KC Academy this weekend, August 19-20, before hosting Tulsa Soccer Club on August 26th at the SLSG Collinsville Complex.
ABOUT THE SAINT LOUIS FC ACADEMY
The Saint Louis FC Academy is comprised of the top players in the U15-U19 age groups and will provide a direct pathway for players into the professional game. Players in the Saint Louis FC Academy will have the opportunity to hone their craft as aspiring professionals under the direction of the highest quality coaches and against the best players from across the metro-area.
The Saint Louis FC Academy will continue the tradition of holistic player development utilized by both SLSG Academy programs focusing on a complete player education, which includes leadership development, lifestyle choices, and the importance of giving back to their community.