D.C. United Youth Academy ready for 2011-2012 season

U-16 and U-18 teams conclude preseason matches against Philadelphia Union
DCU Academy ready

United’s Youth Academy teams played their last preseason matches ahead of the
2011-2012 season, taking on their Philadelphia Union counterparts last weekend.

U-18 side fell 3-1 to the Union on Sunday, November 6. Patrick Foss scored
United’s only goal of the match after converting a penalty in the second half. 

La Academia Juvenil de D.C. United continúa con los preparativos para la temporada 2011/2012

Los combinados Sub-16 y Sub-18 se midieron ante Albertson en partidos de pretemporada
Academia 24/10/11

La Academia Juvenil de D.C. United continuó
con su preparación para la temporada 2011/2012 este fin de semana,
con los combinados Sub-16 y Sub-18 enfrentando a Albertson el domingo, 23 de
octubre en el campo de entrenamiento del Estadio RFK. 

D.C. United Youth Academy continues 2011-2012 season preparations

U-16 and U-18 sides faced Albertson in pre-season matches
Academy Update 10/24/11

United’s Youth Academy continued its preparation for the 2011-2012 season this
weekend as the U-16 and U-18 sides faced Albertson on Sunday, October 23 at the
RFK training grounds. 

U-18’s played their third pre-season match on Sunday afternoon, consisting of
three 30-minute periods. Albertson scored two goals in a physical and fast-paced
first period, securing a final score of 2-0. Despite improved play throughout
the match, United was unable to tally a goal. The U-18’s previously fell 3-1
against Toronto FC on October 17. 

Sub-16 de D.C. United derrota a Philadelphia Union en partido de pretemporada

Cristhyan Najar y Christian Rodrigues se conectan en la victoria del Sub-16; Sub-18 cae frente
Academia 10/10/11

La Academia Juvenil de D.C. United continuó
con su preparación de pretemporada este fin de semana, con los combinados
Sub-16 y Sub-18 enfrentando a Philadelphia Union el domingo, 9 de octubre en
Wayne, Pennsylvania.

D.C. United U-16’s defeat Philadelphia Union in pre-season match

Cristhyan Najar and Christian Rodrigues combine in U-16’s victory; U-18’s fall to the Union
Academy Update 10/10/11

United’s Youth Academy continued with its pre-season preparation this weekend,
as the U-16 and U-18 sides faced the Philadelphia Union on Sunday, October 9 in
Wayne, Pa. 

Soccer leads to globetrotting existence for WPS vet, Silver Spring product Joanna Lohman

Globetrotting with Lohman

Professional soccer players around the world have readily leaped into the emerging medium of Twitter and Philadelphia Independence midfielder Joanna Lohman is no exception.

A Silver Spring, Md. native who starred for Bethesda SC Scorpions and Penn State University before moving on to a successful career in Women’s Professional Soccer and several stints with the U.S. Women’s National Team, Lohman regularly posts updates and corresponded with fans throughout the Independence’s run to this year’s WPS Championship game in Rochester, N.Y. on August 27.

La Academia de D.C. United se prepara para la campaña 2011-2012

Los equipos Sub-18 y Sub-16 jugarán sus primeros partidos de Liga en noviembre
Academia 2011-2012

D.C. United anunció hoy los detalles del
personal y el calendario de la Academia Juvenil para la temporada 2011-2012.
Cada uno de los equipos de la Academia del United entrenará de lunes a
viernes. Los Rojinegros comenzarán la Liga de Desarrollo de Academia de U.S.
Soccer 2011-2012 en dos meses, con el combinado Sub-18 enfrentando a
Seacoast United el 19 de noviembre y el Sub-16 midiéndose ante Empire United el
20 de noviembre. 

D.C. United Youth Academy prepares for 2011-2012 campaign

U-18 and U-16 sides begin U.S. Soccer Development Academy play in November
Academy 2011-2012

D.C. United announced today full details for the club’s 2011-2012 Youth Academy staff
and schedule. Each of United’s Youth Development teams will train Monday
through Friday.  The Black-and-Red will kick
off the 2011-2012 U.S. Soccer Development Academy League in two months, with
the U-18’s taking on Seacoast United on November 19 and the U-16’s facing
Empire United on November 20.

“We have set the bar for having the best Academy in MLS and we look forward to
continued success in 2012,” said United General Manager Dave Kasper. 

Local College Round-up

Local College Round-up

While there were only a handful of mid-week games, this week saw women's powerhouse Maryland take on a local foe at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The men's teams begin conference play this weekend, while the Virginia women are hosting their annual Virginia Nike Soccer Classic.

PSW Q&A with Trish Heffelfinger

The Maryland SoccerPlex executive on coping with relentless rainfall
Q&A w/ Trish Heffelfinger

Wave after wave of serious storm systems have washed over the mid-Atlantic over the past few weeks, dumping huge amounts of rain and disrupting life for millions.

The soccer community is no exception. Players of all ages have had tournaments and league play affected -- even D.C. United had to reschedule their MLS match against Portland from August 27 to October 19 due to Hurricane Irene. More complications are expected this weekend as the area's rainfall levels continue to climb, with the entire region's scholastic sports calendar essentially up in the air at the moment.

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