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U19 Development Academy Boys - Winter Showcase 2018

Posted on December 06, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

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The Woodlands, Texas (December 6, 2018) The U19 Development Academy Boys competed at the DA Winter Showcase 2018 at the Premier Sports Campus in Lakewood Ranch, Florida, November 29 - December 2. 

Eighty two (82) of the best clubs in the USA were invited at this age group to play three games on pristine playing surfaces watched by a large amount of college coaching staff (400), U.S. Soccer's Talent Identification department and professional scouts.  Over 200 games were played over the four day period along with three U-17 Men's National Team games vs. Portugal, Turkey and Brazil at the 2018 Nike Friendlies (W1-T2-L0).  

The US Federation was also hosting an Academy Directors Course along with three hundred (300) top referees across the country attending refereeing educational classes.

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The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston that offers the opportunity for both boys / girls to play at the highest level of youth soccer in the country - US Development Academy.

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U19 DA Boys Day Off 1

Results/Opponents – Record 2-1-0

Thursday, November 29 - U19 DA Dynamo Youth vs Kendall SC (Florida) Won 2-0

Friday, November 30 - U19 DA Dynamo Youth vs Empire United (New York) Lost 1-3

Sunday, December 2 - U19 DA Dynamo Youth vs Albion SC (California) Won 2-1

 U19 DA Boys Morning Jogging

“It is always challenging and exciting to compete in this kind of event.  The players have the opportunity to be exposed and showcase their talent in front of college coaches and professional team scouts. The boys competed against clubs from different conferences and this was extremely helpful for our players to fulfill their aspirations to play at the next level.” Coach Alex Cardenas, Head Coach, U19 Boys Development Academy.

Boys Development Academy Information - CLICK HERE!

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College Showcase - Frontier Player Development Program

Posted on December 04, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

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The club took four teams from the Frontier Player Development Program to the North Carolina FC Girls College ShowcaseNovember 30 - December 2, 2018.

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Pictured Above - FPDL Program at IAH.

Day 1 Results:
'04 (Won 1-0)
'03 (Won 1-0)
'02 (Lost 3-0)
'01 (Won 1-0)

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Pictured Above - '04 FDPL at IAH.

Day 2 Results:
'04 (Won 1-0)
'03 (Tied 0-0)
'02 (Lost 5-0)
'01 (Won 5-2)

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Pictured Above - '04 FPDL pre-tournament practice.

"Great showcase at a high level for our Dash FDL '04 team who only conceded one goal in three games with amazing team play.  Excellent road trip."  Dave David DeVerteuil, Director of Coaching - Girls.

Day 3 Results:
'04 (Tied 1-1)
'03 (Lost 2-0)
'02 (Tied 0-0)
'01 (Won 3-0)

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Picture Above - '01 FPDL pre-match walk.

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Pictured Above - '04 FPDL at the College Cup.

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Pictured Above - '03 FPDL Women's NCAA National Championship Game.

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Pictured Above - '03 FPDL.

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Pictured above - '03 FPDL at Duke University.

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Pictured Above - '03 FPDL at Duke University.

“Attending the NCFC college showcase in North Carolina this past weekend was fantastic experience for our FPDL girls. We got to play against some very good competition, but more importantly, our teams got to play in front of over 100 college coaches over the course of the three days.  It was great to watch our teams play at their first FPDL event together, and I was very proud of our players and how they represented themselves and our club."  Darron Rush, Director of Coaching - Frontier Player Development League.

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Jake Segoria - Point Loma Nazarene University

Posted on November 30, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

The club is excited to announce yet another college commitment in Jake Segoria, U19 Boys Development Academy will be attending Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA (Pacific West Conference, NCAA Div. II).

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"I am beyond blessed and excited to commit to Point Loma Nazarene University. Thank you to all my coaches and family for helping to achieve my goal of playing at the next level.” Jake Segoria, U19 Boys Development Academy.

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“I am extremely proud of Jake for committing to play soccer at the next level.  He is a great young man and a fine example that hard work and commitment does provide tremendous opportunities in life.  I look forward to following him along with all our other 2019 senior graduating class in their college careers." Justin Fite, Director of Coaching - Goalkeeping.

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Club Showcases 2018

Posted on November 29, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

The club continues to support it's high school aged players by offering multiple showcase events to attend within Texas over the month of November to support the college recruiting process.  The following teams showcased their talents during the Thanksgiving break at the Lonestar Soccer Club College Showcase (Austin, TX) and the Texas Cup (Sting Soccer Club, Dallas.)

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Pictured Above - Dynamo Woodlands 03 Orange:  Alexander Clarke, Allan Corona, Andrew Magana, Ashton Figaro, Brandon McGaha, Connor Harper, Evan Byall, Keaton Shepard, Miguel Portillo, Patrick Gallagher, Rudy Lugo, Stephen Dornic, Ulises Quintanilla.
 
Record:
vs. Liverpool FC - CTX 04B  2-0 (Lost)
vs. Rise 03B Elite SW  2-1 (Lost)
vs. SA City 03B White East 3-0 (Lost)
 
"It is always an honor for our club to attend the Annual College Showcase in Austin. We are proud to represent Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club and to continue competing against some of the best teams in Texas. Our players showed great discipline, played some really good soccer and the team showed a huge commitment throughout the tournament. Coach Bogdan Onut, Head Coach Dynamo Woodlands 03 Orange.

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Pictured Above - Dynamo Woodlands 00/01 Orange: Alfonso Calderon, Daniel Lagunes, Evan Hanson, Gabriel Villatoro, Hunter Ford, Ivan Palacios, Jahir Diaz, Joseph Guerra, Lazaro Yanez, Marcus Lupio, Quintus Ford, Roberto Sanchez, Samuel Cucalon, Omar Majano, Hunter McLindsay, Mark Valenzuela, Nathan Davis, Mark Massie, Tyler Harvey, Alejandro Lopez, Casper Rosseneu, Jonathon Flores, Zachary Moreno.

Record:
vs. SG1 02 B Black (Lost 4-0)
vs. Lonestar Boys 00 Red (Lost 5-2)
vs. SA United 00 Boys Black (Lost 4-0)

"The tournament has been a great experience so far, I had a lot of fun playing with my teammates. It is a great opportunity to showcase what I have, it is a little overwhelming but once I step on the field it's time to show what I can do, hopefully impress the coaches."  Alejandro Lopez, Dynamo Woodlands 00/01.

"The tournament was well organized, it is a impressive opportunity for our Dynamo players to showcase themselves in front of the college scouts. If players can do this at multiple showcases throughout their Dynamo club career, it will be most beneficial."  Coach Juan Sosa, Head Team Coach, Dynamo Woodlands Orange II.

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Pictured Above - Dynamo Kingwood 00 Orange: Peyton Adkins, Justus Crow, Marcus Cruz, Josiah Duenas, Kris Fernandez, Noah Foulkes, Robert Henry, Jose Hernandez, Chandler Lanier, David Lopez, Hunter Spruill, Garrett Sutton, Robert Vara, Jake Wilson, Johan Yeager.

Record:
vs. Lonestar 02B Black (Lost 3-2)
vs. Texas United 02B Real Jrs (Won 2-1)
vs. FC Dallas 02B Red (Tied 0-0)

“Going into the showcase, I didn’t expect my team to bond all that much, but to my surprise, my team mates and I are closer than we have ever been. The organization of the showcase was very professional. We were given itineraries by our coach that listed everything we needed to do, including when and what we should be eating at every meal. This kept my team mates in the best state to play our best on the field.” Noah Foulkes, Dynamo Kingwood 00 Orange.

“It was great to take the team to participate in a fantastic college showcase in Austin. The players performed well against good competition and had a great experience playing in front of the college coaches.” Jamie Bell, Director of Coaching - Kingwood.

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Pictured Above - Houston Dynamo South 01/00 Pre-Academy: Francisco Machuca, Daniel Magallon, Joshua Murphy, William Norsworthy, Edward Rodriguez, Carlos Rodriguez III, Sebastian Sandoval, Mathew William, Omar Alfaro, Austin Brown, Charles Brown, Ethan Choate, Trystan Dobson, Ethan Gamero, Bryce Hoffman, Jose "Freddy" Lomeli.

Record:
vs. Cedar Stars Academy 2000 Green (Lost 1-0)
vs. Lonestar 00B Red NTH (Won 1-0)

"I had a great experience at the tournament which provided a good level of competition and lots of college coaches were present.  I have received great feedback from the tournament and had a great time playing at the event."  William Norsworthy, Dynamo South 01/00 Pre-Academy.

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Pictured Above - Houston Dynamo South 02 PA: Eduardo Morales, Camden Pomeroy, Reagan Pyle, Raphael Rieth, German Santos, William Schmidt, Ryan Sweeney, Parker Westover, Benjamin Zapalac, Hunter Barry, Christopher Barta, Brady Box, Alex Choate, Mitchell Hermes, Jonathan Hinojosa, Bryant Huerta, Anthony Kamenica.

Record:
vs. Dundee Juniors DJCT 02B (Won 3-2)
vs. LoneStar 02B Red (Won 4-0)
vs. SA United 01 Boys Black (Won 3-0)

"It was a welcomed opportunity to further my college soccer aspirations." Benjamin Zapalac, Dynamo South 02 Pre-Academy.

"Both teams represented themselves in a way fitting to the venue.  The boys showed commitment and desire to work hard for each other.  I felt proud and privileged to lead these young men at such a prestigious event for the club."  Benny Kemble, Director of Coaching - Senior Boys.

College Coaching Staff Present - CLICK HERE!

 

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Pictured Above - Dash South 00/01 Pre-Academy: Sydney Ben, Yosi Bouslog, Madison Fielding, Isabella Garza, Avery Gilbert, Alex Jones, Gabby Paganucci, Addie Jo Pulliam, Niya Robinson, Piper Stewart, Emma Sutherland, Mikayla Wiest & Rachel Bejarano.

Record:
vs. High Plains Drifters 01G (Won 1-0)
vs. Sting 01 Royal Larry (Tied 1-1)
vs. Fever United 00G Schott (Won 2-1)

"I am very proud of the girls.  They played very well at this prestigious showcase, against good competition in very windy conditions and in front of a lot of college coaches. Overall, it was a great weekend of soccer, team building and college coach exposure for the girls."  Coach Jason DeVore (JD), Head Coach Dash South 00/01 PA.

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Pictured Above - Dash West / Woodlands 03 Orange:  Bailey Crouch, Oilivia Cullen, Ellison Mikeska, Abigail Moreno, Haven Nail, Faith Norton, Elizabeth Witney, Cora Morgenroth, Jenna Bodron, Jada Clark-Brown, Sarah Lummus, Sarah Mann, Katherine Sparks, Allison Turner.

Record: 
vs. D’Feeters Kicks 03 G (Lost 4-2)
vs. Sting 03 (Tied 1-1)
vs. Sting 03 Sanchez (Won 3-0)

“Playing in the Texas Cup Showcase was a very good experience. The showcase was a good opportunity to show off my skills and physical abilities. Being paired against higher level teams is a plus, as I like to measure myself against them. I noticed a lot of college coaches around the fields and was enthusiastic to see such diversity.” Haven Nail, Dash West 03 Orange.

“I really enjoyed the tournament and was so fun to get on the field and show what I can do. It was a great experience for me and I learned so much from it. It was also a great opportunity to bond with the team and meet new people.” Allison Turner Woodlands 03 PA.

“It was a great experience for the girls that attended the event. A very good organized showcase with many college coaches present during all three days of the event. Our girls had a fantastic opportunity to showcase their abilities over the Thanksgiving weekend.”  Radojica Ristic, Director of Coaching - West.

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Pictured Above - Dash Woodlands 00/01 Pre-Academy: Anna Bourbonnais, Isabella Salazar, Allison McCrady, Courtney Bokanyi, Hailey Rouse, Andrea Ordman, Brooke Beam, Madison Harper, Megan Fralix, Hailey Villareal, Morganne Woodard, Shelsea Villatoro, Leah Hoyt, Mary Sarofaliyeng.

Record:
vs. Dallas Texans 01G (Lost 3-0)
vs. SPARTA FC 00G (Tied 1-1)
vs. Dallas Texans 00 Red (Lost 3-1)

"A great weekend for college exposure for our female players. The girls represented the club in a positive manner and got a lot of interest from college coaches from across the country." Benn Fernie, Director of Coaching - Senior Girls. 

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Pictured Above - Dash Woodlands 02 Pre-Academy: Courtney Sims, Grace Chapman, Kendall Cagney, Meghan Cloninger, Rebecca Barrows, Tallyn Herle, Lexie Balkema, Kyara Forde, Ashley Jackson, Ana Sofia Vazquez, Graceanne Britten, Grace Harris.     

Record:
vs. Classics Elite SA (Won 2-1)
vs. Sting 02 Royal  (Tied 1-1)
vs. Sting 02 Sanchez (Lost 4-1)

"A fantastic weekend of college exposure for this team. They played in three very competitive games and represented the club well throughout the event."  Benn Fernie, Director of Coaching - Senior Girls.

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Pictured Above - Dash Kingwood 00 Black: Raylie Smith, Addie Wood, Daniela Wisniewski, Michelle Wisniewski, Taylor Shelby, Adria Weeks, Giana Johnson, Emily Georgy, Mia Lila, Arely Zuniga, Denise Gomez, Brisa Ibarra, Jocelyn Gonzalez, Kylie Wilson.

Record:
vs. Americas FC 01G (Won 3-2)
vs. Liverpool 01G Dalglish (Won 9-0)
vs. Dallas Sting 01G Wilson (Won 6-1)

“The showcase was a great experience for myself to grow as a player and to connect to my team mates.”  Jocelyn Gonzalez, Dash Kingwood 00 Black.

“The Texas Cup Showcase offered a blend of players, colleges and field conditions perfect for great soccer and team bonding.” Travis Weeks, Head Team Coach, Dash Kingwood 00 Black.

College Coaching Staff Present - CLICK HERE! 

The Dynamo | Dash provide 95 teams and 1,500 players (grade 9-12) FREE access to College Fit Finder which is the club's online college educational platform.

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Kelsie Droptini - College Commitments 2019

Posted on November 27, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

The club is very excited to announce another college commitment with Kelsie Droptini, '01 FDL committing to St. Thomas University that competes in the Sun Conference, NAIA. 

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"Being able to commit has made me feel like all of the hours I have spent practicing and traveling are finally paying off. For years I’ve dreamt of being able to play at the next level and now that I get the opportunity to do so, I want to make the most of it. I wouldn’t have been able to do this without the help of my Dash coaching staff, teammates and family members. I’m so excited to start the next chapter of my life!"  Kelsie Droptini, '01 Frontier Development League.

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"It's fantastic news that Kelsie has committed to play soccer at the next level and to further her education at St. Thomas University.  She has worked very hard to get this wonderful opportunity and we're extremely proud of her accomplishments.  I look forward to following her progress in the coming years and wish her the very best in her future endeavors."  Darron Rush, Director of Coaching - Frontier Player Development League.

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North Carolina FC Boys Showcase 2018

Posted on November 19, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

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The Dynamo Woodlands 00/01 Pre-Academy traveled to Raleigh, NC to play in the North Carolina FC Boys Showcase, November 16-18 which had three hundred and twenty (320) college coaching staff from all areas of the country in attendance watching the competition.

Team Results 00/01 Pre-Academy:

  • Fri, Nov. 16th @ 11:40 AM v. CCSA 00B Cyclone Black – TIED 1-1
  • Sat, Nov. 17th @ 11:40 AM v. 00 NCFC Elite – WON 1-0
  • Sun, Nov. 18th @ 11:40 AM v. AFU 00/01 ECNL  TIED 1-1

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“The ability to get recruited by college coaches was like no other tournament. A well worth experience, I’m glad I went!”  Ben Nixon, Dynamo Woodlands 00/01 Pre-Academy.

“It was a great experience being viewed and speaking with coaches from universities you may not have had interest in before.” Luke Sims, Dynamo Woodlands 00/01 Pre-Academy.

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“This is an opportunity every player should be given to show his very best in front of college coaches. It is a privilege for the boys to show the Dynamo colors thereby displaying with pride the name that’s made them who they are in soccer.”  Frank de Koster (Chaperone).

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Team Results - Dynamo Woodlands 02 Boys:

  • Fri, Nov. 16th @ 3:50 PM vs Cincinnati United Cuse02b Elite - WON 2-1 (Scorers - Sebby and Ander)
  • Sat, Nov. 17th @ 1:00 PM vs Beach FC 02B Red - WON 1-0 (Scorer - Ander)
  • Sun, Nov. 18th @ 7:45 AM vs KHA 02B Red – LOST 0-1

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This tournament was a fun experience that allowed me, as well as the team, to learn what colleges are looking for in players.” Matt Hilborn, Dynamo Woodlands 02 Pre-Academy.

“The best part of the tournament was spending time with friends and comparing your team with other teams around the US.” Sebastian Carranza, Dynamo Woodlands 02 Pre-Academy.

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“For the 02 boys, this was an incredible opportunity to watch the 00/01s be recruited by college coaches.  It made playing in college seem more real and not just a far-fetched goal.” Joel LeBlanc (Chaperone).

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“Really pleased that the lads were undefeated over the weekend and had the opportunity to perform in front of so many college coaching staff at this well established showcase.” Coach Nigel Vaughan, Director of Coaching - Senior Boys.

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2019 Graduation Class - College Commitments

Posted on November 14, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

 

The club is extremely proud and excited to announce the following players have committed or have signed a National Letter of Intent to play college soccer for the Fall 2019 at the schools below.  

The date for the official signing of a National Letter of Intent has been moved up in the calendar to November 14, 2018 by the NCAA starting this year.

CLICK HERE FOR COLLEGE ALUMNI LIST

Signing Day

HOUSTON DASH PLAYERS:

Martinez 2019

"I am so thankful and very excited for this opportunity to be able to move on to play collegiate soccer.  First of all, I would like to thank my parents for sacrificing everything for me to be able to play high level soccer in Houston, Texas since the age of 8. I would also like to thank all of the HDDY coaches who have put in time and effort to make me who I am as a soccer player today."  Paloma Martinez - Lamar University (NCAA Div. I)

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"I am looking forward to joining the soccer program at Sam Houston State University and furthering my academic education with a degree in Criminal Justice. I’d like to thank the support of my parents, the club coaching staff and my immediate family for the support they have shown over the years.  It’s been a very long journey, but all the hard work is beginning to pay off and I'm so excited to start my new journey as a Bearkat.”  Lexi Primacio - Sam Houston State University (NCAA Div. I)

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"I am so excited to join Northwestern State University and to further my education with a degree in Business. I would like to thank my family, coaches, and friends for their love and support. A big thank you also to God for giving me the strength that I needed for this journey. I am beyond grateful to have this opportunity, and know that the hard work will continue to pay off as the years go on. I can’t wait to get started!”  Isabel Shanahan - Northwestern State University (NCAA Div. I)

Rouse 2019

"I am very excited to have the opportunity to play at Howard Payne University and further my education there. I want to thank my family for all the support they have given me on this journey. I’d like to thank all my coaches, from high school to club, for showing support and bettering me as an athlete. It has been a long path to get here and all the time and hard work I put in is beginning to be worth it."  Hailey Rouse - Howard Payne University (NCAA Div. III)

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"I am very excited to continue my soccer and academic career at Belhaven University in the fall of 2019. I would like to thank Dr. Coupe for successfully fixing both my ACL injuries. I would also like to thank my parents for being patient with me through this process. I could have never got where I was without the support of this club. I would like to think Coach Milton & Crouchy for helping me build up confidence in my playing. I would also like to thank Coach Benn for being so patient with me as I recovered from my both my ACL tears, and showing me that you can achieve anything as long as you work hard. Also, thank you to my teammates I love every single one of y’all. #Htowntilidrown if you know you know."  Caitlynn West - Belhaven University (NCAA Div. III)

Agustina Demagistris 2019

“I am very excited and thankful to have the opportunity to continue playing soccer and further my education with a degree in Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology. I want to thank my HDDY coaches, my teachers and everyone who has helped me through this process, but I especially want to thank my parents because without them I wouldn’t be where I am today. All the effort they put in to take me to practice, games and the hours of recording, editing, and analyzing all my games will always be cherished. It has been a long and tough process, but I am glad I kept going and I can’t wait to getting started.” Agustina Demagistris - Missouri University of Science and Technology (NCAA Div. II).

Bourbonnais 2019

"I am so excited to be joining the Texan Lutheran University Bulldogs. I want to thank my parents who have always supported me. I have to thank the Dash Soccer Club and all the coaching staff I have had throughout the years.  I have been with Dash | Rush for so long, you have been my second family. Looking forward to what the future holds for me." Anna Bourbonnais - Texas Lutheran University (NCAA Div. III)

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"I am so excited to join the soccer program at Texas A&M University - Commerce and to further my education with a degree in Biology! I would like to thank my family, friends, and all the Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth coaching staff for supporting me along the way. I cannot wait to see what these upcoming four years have in store for me. Go Lions!"  Lauren B. Shaw - Texas A&M University - Commerce (NCAA Div. II) 

Sarah Evans 2019

I feel extremely lucky to have the opportunity to play soccer at Trinity University, my dream school, and to further my education with a Pre-Law degree focus. None of this would have been possible without the hard work from the coaching staff at DDY and my parents, both of whom I'd like to thank profusely. I can't wait for this next chapter in my life! Go Tigers!   Sarah Evans - Trinity University (NCAA Div. III)

Abby Gibson 2018

"I am super excited to be joining the soccer program and continuing my education at the University of Central Arkansas!  I would like to thank my family, coaches, teammates that have supported and helped me get to where I am today." Abby Gibson - University of Central Arkansas (NCAA Div. I)

Destyn Miguez 2019

"It's been a lifelong dream to be able to play soccer in college.  I am thrilled to be playing for LSU Eunice and getting a nursing degree.  I could not have done it without the love and support of my family, friends and coaches.  I am excited to start the next chapter in my life. Go Bengals!"  Destyn Miguez - University of Louisiana Eunice (NJCAA)

 Meg Sheppard 2019

"I am very excited to join Lamar University Women's Soccer team and enrolling in the nursing program.   I would like to thank my family and friends who have supported me along the way.  Also, I would like to thank the coaches at Houston Dash and the others who have coached me.  I cannot wait to see what is in store for me over the next four years.  Go Cardinals!"  Meg Sheppard - Lamar University (NCAA Div. I)

Phoebe Short

"I am looking forward to being a Bengal for Louisiana State University-Eunice soccer team and pursuing a degree in Nursing.  I would like to thank all the people who have supported and coached me all these many years of soccer; my family, friends, youth and High School coaches and the Houston Dash Youth coaching staff. Go Bengals!"  Phoebe Short - Louisiana State University Eunice (NJCAA)

Jennifer Nichols

"I am so excited to join the ETBU soccer program in Marshall, where I will begin my education in their outstanding nursing program. I would like to thank my family, friends, previous coaches and trainers, as well as the Houston Dash Beaumont staff for supporting me along the way. I cannot wait to see what the next 4 years holds for me. Go Tigers!"  Kayla Nichols - East Texas Baptist University (NCAA Div. III)

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"Being able to commit has made me feel like all of the hours I have spent practicing and traveling are finally paying off. For years I’ve dreamt of being able to play at the next level and now that I get the opportunity to do so, I want to make the most of it. I wouldn’t have been able to do this without the help of my HDDY coaching staff, teammates, and family members. I’m so excited to start the next chapter of my life!  Kelsie Droptini, St. Thomas University (NAIA).

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HOUSTON DYNAMO YOUTH PLAYERS:

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“I am excited to continue my academic and soccer career at Tufts University. Thank you to my close family, friends, coaches, and teammates for helping me get here.”  Jacob Totz - Tufts University. (NCAA Div. III)

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"I am very excited to continue my education and playing career at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. I know that this would not be possible without all the guidance and opportunities this club has provided me. I would like to thank Dave Dengerink, Alex Cardenas, Don Gemmell and all the coaches that have helped me along the way. I would also like to thank all my teammates and players I had the privilege to play with. Y’all challenged me every practice and game to become the best I could be. Finally, I would like to thank my family for their love and support. I will always be grateful for the sacrifices you have made so that I could chase my dream of playing soccer. I will always remember my years here at the Houston Dynamo Youth | Texas Rush soccer club and am thankful for every moment I got to wear this club’s jersey."  Cameron Phillips - Xavier University (NCAA Div. I)

Jake 2018

"I am beyond blessed and excited to commit to Point Loma Nazarene University. Thank you to all my coaches and family for helping to achieve my goal of playing at the next level.” Jake Segovia, Point Loma Nazarene University, NCAA Div.II)DDY_Official_Logo-1 

"It's absolutely tremendous to see our players moving on to college to advance their playing careers and to further their education at some of the best academic institutions in the country.  They have worked tremendously hard over the years and it's very exciting that they will have the opportunity to move forward and play in college.  We look forward in following them all in the coming years and wish them the very best of luck in their future endeavors."  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations / College Fit Finder.

College Fit Finder

Dynamo | Dash Youth is currently providing over 1,500 players (grades 9-12) and 95 teams FREE access to their online College Center - College Fit Finder.  The club has presented seminars and team workshops to 1,500 players and parents in Houston this fall.

The club placed forty five (45) players into college in 2018 and will continue to work with all the 2019 graduating class to solidify their college commitments throughout the academic year.

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Houston Dynamo Youth Alumni - NCAA Tournament 2018

Posted on November 14, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

College Cup Men 2018

The club is very excited to announce that the following Houston Dynamo Youth Soccer Club alumni will be making their post-season appearances this coming weekend in the first round of their respective NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament. 

NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament - CLICK HERE!

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Jeremy Colvin - Princeton University 

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Koby Carr - Wake Forest University (Ranked #1)

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Colton Stanley - Michigan State University

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Houston Dash Alumni - NCAA Tournament 2018

Posted on November 08, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

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The club is very excited to announce that the following Houston Dash Youth Soccer Club alumni will be making their post-season appearances this coming weekend in the first round of their respective NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament. 

Grace Piper - Texas A&M University
Lindsey Washburn - Dallas Baptist University
Isa Sanabria - Abilene Christian University
Cienna Arrieta - Texas A&M University
Emily Alvarado - Texas Christian University 
Megan Katona - Rutgers University
Kelsey Brann - University of North Texas

NCAA Div. I, II, III Women's Soccer Tournament - CLICK HERE!

"We are extremely proud of all our alumni that have worked tremendously hard through their regular fall season.  It's fantastic that the ladies listed above have earned the opportunity to compete in the NCAA Tournament starting this coming weekend.  The club looks forward to following their progress in post-season competition and wish them the very best of luck."  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

 

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College Center - College Fit Finder

Posted on June 18, 2018 BY Simon Boddison

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The club is very excited to announce that College Fit Finder is now partnering with the College Center which is brought to you by Northwest Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. They will be providing educational support in the recruitment / scholarship process for all our current DYNAMO | DASH players in regards to collegiate soccer.

All players (U14 - U19 / Grade 9-12) will have FREE accessibility to work within the program as of August 1.  All the college center presentations (players / parents) will take place in the month of September at each geographic location.  

Schedule TBA.

Grace Piper

Pictured above: Grace Piper, Texas A & M.

Miller 6 4-2017

Pictured above:  Payton Miller, Xavier University.

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"I am extremely excited to have College Fit Finder coming on board to partner with the club for this coming year.  It's vitally important that we continually review our College Center program and provide the necessary tools and resources to help the prospective student-athlete and their family in the recruitment process.  We look forward to working with all the players starting in August."  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations / College Center.

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