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College Center Webinar

Posted on March 28, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
 College Fit Finder
 

College Fit Finder will host two webinars for the following areas of the club on the dates below. 


Boys & Girls Development Academy | Development Player League:

When: Tuesday March 31st at 4:00pm (CST)
Who:  All players that have access to the program and / or have been invited by their coach / DOC 
Register: https://meeting.zoho.com/meeting/register?sessionId=1041919950
Requirements: Register prior to the session, computer & log-in access
Topics: Recruiting process; contacting college coaches; things to accomplish while away from the fields
Questions - sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com


Competitive Players:
 
When:  Thursday April 2nd at 5:00pm (CST)
Who:  All players that have access to the program and / or have been invited by their coach / DOC
Requirements: Register prior to the session; computer & log-in access
Topics: Recruiting process; contacting college coaches; things to accomplish while away from the fields
Questions - sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com

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Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


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The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Local Community support

Posted on March 22, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
The club continues to make a positive impact in our local communities by promoting how we can support our small restaurant business partners, below is information about the hours of operation and the services offered. Please consider supporting the restaurants that support your club.  These establishments will be featured on social media this week - THANK YOU!

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Monday's Featured Restaurant:

All Mia’s Table restaurant locations are open from 11:00am - 7:00pm for take-out including beer and wine.

https://miastable.com

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Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels. Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Natalia Astrain - U15 US Girls National Team Staff

Posted on March 21, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
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Congratulations go to Coach Natalia Astrain (Houston Dash Development Academy) who was selected to work at the U15 Girls National Team camp which was recently held March 2-8 in Carson, CA. 

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Astrain"It was an awesome experience. I was honored to wear the crest and work with the most prestigious women’s soccer federation in the world. I’m very excited to have had the opportunity to impact this amazing group of players and contribute to their journey. I got to work with a professional coaching staff to help create an optimal environment for player development. I’m looking forward to bringing everything I learned back to the DASH players." Natalia Astrain, Houston Dash Development Academy Coach / U15 GNT Staff Coach.

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“Congratulations to Natalia.  Having being called into a youth national team camp is a very rewarding experience and we’re all delighted for her.” Mark Gibbs, Girls Development Academy Director.


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Partnership logo
Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Club Update: COVID-19

Posted on March 20, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

To:       Dynamo | Dash Youth SC Membership
Re:      COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Date:   Friday, March 20, 2020

As you are well aware, there has been fast-moving developments and a growing public health concern in regard to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club has been monitoring the situation based on global and local health authorities, impacted organizations and community requirements and guidelines. 

Since last week’s club announcement we have received updated information from relevant authorities and have made the decision to suspend training sessions and games for all programs and locations through the dates noted below:

  • Beaumont area: Friday, April 3
  • All other HDDYSC locations: Friday, April 10 

As this is an ever-changing situation, please watch for updates regarding when training, games and club activities will resume. All updates will also be posted on our website at www.dynamodashyouth.com. 

Thank you for your continued support, 

 

Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club

 

 

 

 

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College Commitments Increase

Posted on March 19, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
Dynamo | Dash Youth is excited to congratulate the following new players that have committed to their schools of choice:
 
  • Eduardo Morales CortazarIllinois Institute of Technology (2020)
  • Kennedy HarrisUniversity of Mary Hardin - Baylor (2021)
  • Austin BrownAustin College (2020)

The College Center is brought to you by Northwest Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.


Eduardo Morales 2020

"I am extremely blessed and excited to announce that I will be continuing my soccer career and education at Illinois Tech. I look forward to joining the Hawk community this upcoming fall. I would like to thank all of my teammates and the Dynamo coaches especially Benny and Danny for their guidance and support on and off the field. Most importantly though, I want to thank my parents for all their encouragement and support.  Go Hawks!" Eduardo Cortazar, Dynamo South 01/02 PA.
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Kennedy Harris 2021
 
"I have spent so much time on the sport I love and it’s exciting to see all my years of hard work pay off. This couldn’t have been possible without the help from all my teammates and coaches along with the intense competitive environment in the Dash Development Academy." Kennedy Harris, U17 Dash Development Academy.
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Austin Brown 2020
 
"I am very excited and honored to be continuing both my academic and playing career at Austin College. I would to thank all of the Dynamo coaches that have helped me throughout my journey especially Coach Benny and Coach Ricky for providing advice on and off the pitch. I would also like to thank my parents for all the sacrifices they have made to help make my dreams a reality. I am very excited for what is to come. Go Roos!" Austin Brown, Dynamo South 01/02 PA.
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The club currently has thirty five (35) players that have committed from the 2020 and 2021 respective graduation classes and has had four hundred and fifty three (453) players that have played in college since 2006.  The club's coaching staff will continue to provide professional guidance for all its current prospective student - athletes that are enrolled in the College Center Program.


COLLEGE CENTER INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!


The College Center Program is brought to you by:

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Partnership logo
Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Spring Break Skills Camp 2020

Posted on March 14, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
The club held its Spring Break Skills Camp at Bear Branch Sports Fields in The Woodlands on March 9-10 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.  The camp was brought to you by Northwest Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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"The holiday period is always a time to offer soccer programming for our members that want to further develop their talent and have some fun while on break.  This camp was very enjoyable for all the players and staff involved." David Hubbard, Director of Coaching - Kingwood Boys / Spring & Fall Camp Coordinator.

The Spring Break Soccer Camp was brought to you by:

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Partnership logo
Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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College Commitments - Graduation Class 2020

Posted on March 14, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
Dynamo | Dash Youth is excited to congratulate Gunner Barry (Dynamo South 02 / East Texas Baptist University - NCAA Div. IIIand Antonio Gachineiro (Dynamo Tomball 01/02 PA / University of Dallas - NCAA Div. III). The College Center is brought to you by Northwest Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
 
Gunnar Barry 2020
 
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"Goals are met through hard work even in the face of failure. Thank you Coach Richy." Gunner Barry, Dynamo South '02.

"Gunner is an extraordinary and outstanding goalkeeper, who deserves to win and play college soccer. He possesses leadership on and off the field and is a great person and gentleman. Gunner is a reliable and committed player to his team and to the game.  Many of his saves during games has impressed me mainly on his ability, power and agility. He organizes his defenders very well on set pieces and is a great communicator. He makes a big difference on the team by showing his talent and will be a great asset in college soccer."  Coach Richie Pardo, Head Team Coach, Dynamo South '02.


Eduardo Gachineiro 2020
 
University of Dallas

"Houston Dynamo helped me play at a competitive level again and exposed me to many showcases at which college coaches were in attendance.  Coach Diego did a great job recovering my confidence and getting the best out of me." Antonio Gachineiro, Dynamo Tomball '01/02 PA.

"It's great news to see Antonio committing to collegiate soccer and furthering his education. He's a very hard working young man and I wish him all the success at the University of Dallas." Coach Diego Copa, Director of Coaching - Klein.


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The club currently has thirty two (32) players that have committed from the 2020 and 2021 respective graduation classes and has had over four hundred and fifty (450+) players that have played in college since 2006.  The club's coaching staff will continue to provide professional guidance for all its current prospective student - athletes that are enrolled in the College Center Program.


COLLEGE CENTER INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!


The College Center Program is brought to you by:

northwest oral new logo white background 9-10-18


Partnership logo
Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Club Announcement: COVID-19

Posted on March 12, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

To:        Dynamo | Dash Youth SC Membership
Re:       COVID-19 
Date:    Thursday, March 12, 2020

As you are well aware, there has been fast-moving developments and a growing public health concern in regard to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club has been monitoring the situation based on global and local health authorities, impacted organizations and community requirements and guidelines.

The club has made the decision to suspend training sessions and games for all programs at all locations from Monday, March 16 thru Sunday, March 22, 2020. The status of games scheduled for this weekend (March 14-15, 2020) will be confirmed tomorrow morning by a direct notice from STYSA to each team that is affected. 

We understand this is a challenging time for all concerned.  Please know the health, safety, and well-being of our families and our entire community is our number one priority. 

As this is an ever-changing situation, please watch for ongoing updates regarding when training, games and club activities will resume. All updates will also be posted on our website at www.dynamodashyouth.com.

Thank you for your continued support,

Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.

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College Commitments - March 2020

Posted on March 12, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
Dynamo | Dash Youth is excited to congratulate the following two players in their commitment to college soccer: Amasan Agbu (University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, NCAA Div. III)Harland Acker (University of Dallas, NCAA Div. III).

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"First of all, I thank God for giving me this opportunity. I’m very thankful to all the coaches at Dynamo for welcoming me with this being my first year, supporting me through my injury and getting back on the field. It was at a showcase with this team that I was recruited and will forever be thankful for them. I thank my parents and younger brothers for always encouraging me and being there for everything. Lastly I want thank Coach Brad for giving me this chance. The visit I had to UMHB, along with the talk with Coach Brad and Coach Allen played a huge role in my decision. Thank you everybody!" Amasan Agbu, Dynamo Tomball 01/02 PA.

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Acker 2020

"I started off this fall season not knowing if I would want to commit to playing college soccer. Throughout the season coach Diego was a huge influence on me and my decision to commit to playing soccer and pursuing any opportunities I could get a hold of."  Harland Acker, Dynamo Tomball 01/02.

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"These two young men have worked tremendously hard in the program and we look forward in continuing to follow their success in their future academic and soccer endeavors at the collegiate level."  Diego Copa, Director of Coaching - Klein.

 
 
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The club currently has thirty one (31) players that have committed from the 2020 and 2021 respective graduation classes and has had over four hundred and fifty (450+) players that have played in college since 2006.  The club's coaching staff will continue to provide professional guidance for all its current prospective student - athletes that are enrolled in the College Center Program.

COLLEGE CENTER INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!


The College Center Program is brought to you by:

northwest oral new logo white background 9-10-18


Partnership logo
Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our events in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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Community Outreach - Conroe ISD Transition and Resource Fair

Posted on March 09, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
Dynamo | Dash Youth attended the Conroe ISD Transition & Resource Fair at College Park High School in The Woodlands - March 5, 2020.

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Students, parents and staff were invited to browse and meet with representatives from over 80 community-based providers, who have programs and services for students of all ages and abilities.


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“It was such an amazing, very well organized event. We were so happy to participate again this year. All the kids we met really enjoyed The Rhino and were thrilled to receive the goodies we had for them. We provided information on our TOPS and CP programs which help build confidence and social skills while learning the sport of Soccer.  This was something the parents really gravitated towards. We cannot wait to attend again next year.” Yeiny Perla, Recreational Adminstrator.


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"This is a very special event that we take great pride in attending.  We offer soccer programming for all ability levels so this event was another great way to be involved in the local community. We look forward to working with any new players that would like to get involved within the club."  Keith Johnson, Disability Program Director | USA Paralympic Goalkeeper.


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DISABILITY PROGRAM - CLICK HERE!


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Partnership Opportunities Available..........

Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with one of our camps in your local area, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650


Houston DynamoDash websiteheader

The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels.  Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.

CLUB INFOGRAPHIC - CLICK HERE!

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