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College Commitments 2020 - Collins Gitau

Posted on March 01, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
Dynamo | Dash Youth is excited to congratulate Collins Gitau (U19 Boys Development Academy) on his commitment to play college soccer at Notre Dame de Namur (NCAA Div. II).  
 
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"Amazing journey to say the least, great coaches and teammates that helped me develop not only as a player but also as a young man." Collins Gitau (U19 Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy.)

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 "I am extremely pleased to see Collins move forward in obtaining an opportunity to compete, study in college and obtain a degree.  On behalf of the club, I'd like to wish him the very best in his future academic and athletic endeavors. Alex Cardenas, Head Coach, U19 Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy . 

The club currently has twenty seven (28) players that have committed from the 2020 and 2021 respective graduation classes.
 
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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!


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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.

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Houston Dash U14 Girls National Team Success

Posted on February 22, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
 
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The club is excited to announce that Sarah Shelburne and Gillian Wilson were both selected for the U.S. Soccer U-14 Girls' Central YNT Talent Identification Mini-Camp which will be in Dallas, TX - March 4-8, 2020.

Soccer Talent ID Managers Katie Cole, Marieke Laurens and Diane Drake will oversee the event and have named 62 players from the Central region, all born in 2006.

FULL RELEASE - CLICK HERE!


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“I am so excited to be able to go to Dallas to represent my club and team. I am really looking forward to have the opportunity to play with some of the best players from across the country." Sarah Shelburne, Houston Dash U14 Girls Development Academy.

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"I'm so grateful for this chance to train with some of the best girls soccer players and coaches in the country.  This camp offers me, and other U14 girls, the opportunity to develop our skills in ways previously unavailable to us." Gillian Wilson, Houston Dash U14 Girls Development Academy.


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"Sarah and Gillian have been outstanding this year with their consistent training and playing performances and it's gratifying that this has been recognized by the US National Coaching Staff with the inclusion in next month's camp in Dallas."  Omar Morales, Head Coach, U14 Dash Development Academy. 



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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.

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Girls Development Academy President's Day Showcase 2020

Posted on February 18, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
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The club completed its annual President's Day Showcase at Gosling Sports Park, The Woodlands, TX which included teams from the following states of Texas, Nebraska & Kansas. Record numbers of college coaching staff were present from across the country to recruit our club players from the following divisions - Development Academy; Development Player League & Pre-Academy.
 
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us soccer logo 2016-1"The Houston DASH DA staff planned and executed an excellent event. It was a great example of clubs collaborating to develop players and expose them to opportunities in the college game. The weekend provided an outstanding environment to evaluate individual players as well as each club's development pathway from U13 to U19." Megan McCormick / Club Development Manager - Central South | US Soccer Federation.

 


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 “Thanks to the Dash for their great hospitality this weekend and for providing a great environment for Texas Tech Soccer to watch multiple competitive Girls Development Academy games across the weekend in Houston.” Nick Hallem - Texas Tech University.



Houston Dash / Opponent Result
Dash 07 vs. Sporting Omaha  Won 4-0
Dash 06 vs. Sporting Omaha Won 4-0
Dash 05 vs. Sporting Omaha Won 2-0
Dash 04 vs. Sporting Omaha Won 2-1
Dash 03 vs. Sporting Omaha Won 7-0
Dash 02 vs. Sporting Omaha Tied 1-1

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Houston Dash  / Opponent Result
Dash 07 vs. Sporting Blue Valley  Lost 2-1
Dash 06 vs. Sporting Blue Valley Lost 3-1
Dash 05 vs. Sporting Blue Valley Lost 1-0
Dash 04 vs. Sporting Blue Valley Won 4-1
Dash 03 vs. Sporting Blue Valley Won 3-1
Dash 02 vs. Sporting Blue Valley Lost 5-1

COLLEGES COLLEGES
University of Arizona  Arizona State University
University of Arkansas  Carthage College
Duke University East Texas Baptist University
Florida State University University of Georgia 
Houston Baptist University University of Idaho 
Incarnate Word University Iowa State University
University of Kansas  Kansas State University
Lamar University Louisiana State University
University of Nebraska  Nicholls State University
Northwestern State University of Mississippi
Oral Roberts University Rice University
Saint Louis University Sam Houston
Seattle University Southern Methodist University
Southern Mississippi St Mary's University
St. Edwards University St. Thomas University
Texas Tech University University of Arkansas - Little Rock
University of Houston University of Illinois
University of Las Vegas University of Minnesota
University of North Texas University of Oregon
University of South Alabama University of Texas
University of Utah University of Texas - San Antonio

 


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"Providing the opportunity for our girls program to be watched by so many college coaching staff on our home facilities made the weekend a tremendous success. Teams and college coaching staff want to attend first class competitive environments aligned with excellent facilities. With our vast college networking contacts, the club will continue to provide multiple opportunities to showcase all our players and assist them in their college search." Randy Evans, Director of Coaching - Houston Dash Youth.
 

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The club would also like to thank the Woodlands Township, The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau and our Township hotel partners for supporting the weekend with excellent accommodations and first class local amenities for our visiting teams / spectators.  


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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.

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College Commitments 2020 - David Chapa

Posted on February 15, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
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Dynamo | Dash Youth is excited to congratulate David Chapa (2020 graduate / Dynamo Woodlands 01/02 PA II) on his commitment to play college soccer at Coastal Bend College  (NJCAA Div. I).  
 
"I am so happy and honored to have been given this opportunity, it is something that I have worked towards for years and to see it finally come together is amazing. I cannot express enough the appreciation I have for every coach, trainer, and teammate I have had here at the club, each and every one of them has helped shape me into the player I am today. I am thankful to have had the chance to represent such a great club over the years and I will continue to support and represent everywhere I go."  David Chapa II, Dynamo Woodlands 01/02 PA II.
 
 
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"I am extremely pleased to see David move forward in obtaining an opportunity to compete, study in college and obtain a degree.  On behalf of the club, I'd like to wish him the very best in his future academic and athletic endeavors. Keiran Savage, Head Coach, Dynamo Woodlands 01/02 PA II. 

The club currently has twenty seven (27) players that have committed from the 2020 and 2021 respective graduation classes.
 
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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!


This program is brought to you by:

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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


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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.

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Emily Alvarado - Mexico Women's National Team

Posted on February 09, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

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Emily Alvarado (Houston Dash Youth | TCU Senior | Mexico WNT) represented her country on February 7, 2020 vs. U.S. Women’s National Team in the semifinal of the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament in front of 11,292 fans at Dignity Health Sports Park
 
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“Being able to represent Mexico on the senior level is a huge honor and a goal I’ve been working towards for a very long time. Texas Rush (Houston Dash) has prepared me from a very young age for big moments such as this.  I am super grateful for everything that the coaching staff has done for me these past few years!”  Emily Alvarado, Houston Dash Youth (Texas Rush) | TCU Senior | Mexico WNT.


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Emily Alvarado Bio - CLICK HERE!

"Emily joined our program at 15 years of age.  Within the first few times of seeing her play, it was obvious she had potential to reach the highest level.  Her technical and athletic ability were clear.  However, it was her personality that set her apart.  She was extremely committed to the process of development.  The opportunities she has had with TCU and Mexico Women’s National Team are very much deserved based on years of hard work and dedication.  I know we will see her at BBVA soon.”  Andrew Squire, Houston Dash Girls Development Academy (former coach).


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Want to become a sponsor and get huge marketing exposure partnering with Houston's largest youth sports organization 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.

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Recreational Soccer Program Opening Day

Posted on February 08, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
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Bear Branch - the home site for the Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club Recreational Program (north).
 
Recreational Program Information - CLICK HERE!

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Record numbers were present on the opening day of the Recreational Soccer Program (north) at Bear Branch soccer complex.  Thirteen hundred (1,300) players, 5,000 spectators were on site to kick-off the spring season with great weather and first class facilities.  
 
The Recreational Program is the foundation of the club coached by volunteer coaching staff which offers programming in both the Fall and Spring seasons.  One team practice & game per week, plus optional skills training along with Street Soccer. Come and join in the fun with Dynamo | Dash!

 The Recreational Program is brought to by:
 
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Program Benefits:

  • First class all-weather synthetic playing surfaces
  • Full-time Director of Coaching & Administration
  • Coaching seminars & workshops
  • Training / game day coaching curriculum
  • Volunteer coaching apparel 
  • Free ticket to a Dynamo or Dash home game at BBVA
  • Participation medals
  • Player uniform shipped directly to your house
  • Team ball
  • Licensed referees (where applicable)
  • Aligned with Street Soccer (Friday) & Disability Program
  • Professional training session opportunities
  • Multiple Houston locations

Enjoy a fun introduction to soccer, skills training for players, and education for volunteer coaches. 

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Firstclass soccer facilities are located in a supervised, safe environment, and we provide full-time office support as a service to all members.

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“The Recreational Program is the building block of the entire club and is a vital part of the club's developmental pathway for player development. I would like to thank all the volunteer coaching staff, players and referees in making this program a fantastic success.  We look forward to working with all the players and coaching staff in the coming weeks."  Marcus Watt, Director of Coaching - Recreational.


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Contact Wings 'N More for all your post team training / game day restaurant needs:

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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


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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.

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Ford All-Star Game - Franklin Hernandez

Posted on February 01, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

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The club took part in the first annual Ford All-Star game at HASP (Houston Sports Park) with the Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy '04 vs. Houston Dynamo Academy '05 on Wednesday, January 29, 2020.  The game was to showcase Ford's partnership and the support of the above two soccer organizations.


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Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy '04.


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Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy '04 / Houston Dynamo Academy '05.


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Franklin Hernandez presented with a $5K Certificate of Scholarship for the MVP Award.

"First of all I want to thank my club for this opportunity. I am very happy for winning this award because I never thought I was going to get this opportunity this early. I want to thank Ford and Houston Dynamo youth for this program." Franklin Hernandez, Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy '04.


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"The club would like to thank Ford and the Houston Dynamo for this great partnership and another great opportunity to come together and continue to support player development in the Houston market. To have Ford partner with our youth soccer organizations will continue to help move the game forward and develop players in Houston and the surrounding areas."  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.


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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.

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Dynamo Youth Hosted Jamaican Women's National Soccer Team

Posted on January 28, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

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The club hosted international competition at Bear Branch soccer complex with the Jamaican Women's National Soccer Team vs. Houston Dynamo Youth Development Academy 05/06. The JWNT required a training game in preparation for their CONCACAF match vs. Mexico 4:30pm 1/29/20 at the HEB Park – Edinburg stadium.

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Jamaican Women's National Team Information - CLICK HERE!


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Houston Dynamo Youth 06/05 | Jamaican Women's National Soccer Team 


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Result:  HDDY 1 vs. JWNT 3

Team selected from: Jake Berrada (06), Tate Ryan (06), Anthony Velasquez(06), Elian DeLaO (06), Marcello Sparro (06),. Alejandro Escobar (06), Ander Gonzalez (06), Christian Anderson (06), Kortay Koc (06), Josh Simon (06), Jayce Wallace (06), Justin Hubbard (06), Carson Alldrige (05), Ian Petak (05), Nathan Martinez (05), Mikel Gonzalez (05), Victor Hernandez (05)

Scorer: Ian Petak

Boys Development Academy Information - CLICK HERE!


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“A great opportunity for our club and the community to host the Jamaican Women’s National Soccer Team.  It was a superb experience to play against world class soccer players that are preparing for their up-coming CONCACAF qualifying games.  This is something the players will cherish for the rest of their lives!”  Neathan Gibson, Dynamo Development Academy Youth Head Coach.


The club would like to thank our medical care partner for their support during the game:

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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.

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Houston Premier Cup 2020

Posted on January 27, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

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The club hosted 105 elite level youth soccer teams in The Woodlands, TX at the 5th annual Houston Premier Cup 2020 at Gosling / Bear Branch / Alden Bridge soccer complexes.  An increased number of teams traveled in from across Texas and Oklahoma to compete in highly competitive games played on world class turf facilities at the above sites - home of Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club (north).

The Houston Premier Cup is the number one Spring youth soccer pre-season event in Houston.

Houston Premier Cup 2020 Results - CLICK HERE!

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NE 2010 Catalyst Team - Houston Premier Cup Champions


The club would like to thank our medical care partner for their services throughout the weekend:

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A huge vote of thanks for the club's travel partner that took care of the visiting team accommodations:

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"I would like to thank all the groups (teams, managers, coaching staff, volunteers and referees) that were connected with the event for their support throughout the weekend.  This event allowed premier level teams to prepare for their Spring season on first class playing surfaces in ideal conditions. We look forward to hosting the same event next year in The Woodlands, TX."  Stuart Taylor, Tournament Director, Houston Premier Cup 2020.


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Lastly, appreciation goes to The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau for their support in welcoming our club guests. The event brought 1,800 players, 105 teams, 7,000 spectators using 15 Township soccer fields. The visiting teams resided in twenty two (22) hotels within The Woodlands and surrounding areas. The club will continue to support the Woodlands Township hotels and local businesses by bringing in large events to provide new economic impact to the local community.

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D.R.E.A.M. 2019-20

Posted on January 25, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
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The club continue to support groups across the world that are in desperate need for soccer equipment and supplies.  The following equipment was collected in the fall 2019 season and then shipped out to four clubs / support groups in Honduras and Nigeria.
 
  • 12 boxes of cleats
  • 13 boxes of soccer balls
  • 24 boxes of uniforms
  • 12 boxes of training shirts/GK gloves/backpacks/socks/shinguards

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The Mission of ROSE is to help the people of Honduras by collecting, transporting and delivering items critical to organizations, programs and projects that directly improve the quality of local life.
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The club has and will continue to collect soccer equipment each fall.  The collected equipment will be then donated and flown to Honduras by Captain Lynn Rippelmeyer, current President of the Board of Directors. 

If anyone is interested in assisting the DREAM program coordinator, please contact Kasia Hickey via email at kasia.hickey@gmail.com or by phone (281) 772-6987.  

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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.


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.

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