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ECNL Boys Fall Season 2021

Posted on December 21, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

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The Boys ECNL Program finished off a very long and successful season in the Texas Conference (South) with a league record of W48-L12-T11 and a showcase record of W8-L0-T1Five (5) out of six (6) teams finished top of the league standings heading into the Spring season.

TEAM AGE GROUP LEAGUE RECORD LEAGUE POSITION
U13 5-2-5 1st
U14 4-7-1 5th
U15 9-3-0 1st
U16 10-1-1 1st
U17 8-1-3 1st
U19 11-0-1 1st
TEAM AGE GROUP SHOWCASE RECORD  
U19 3-0-0 N/A
U17 2-0-1 N/A
U15 3-0-0 N/A

Team Leading Scorers:

U13 – Bryce Hubbard/Jaden White (4 goals each)
U15 – Axel Vazquez (5 goals)
U16 – Allen Rojas (7 goals)
U17 – Jose Ramos (11 goals)
U19 – Ashton Contreras (13 goals) 

"I would like to congratulate the players and the coaching staff for all their hard work during the last five months.  Our performances in the league and our showcases against the best teams in the country have been extremely positive," said Alex Cardenas, Boys Academy Director. "The players are continually developing through daily training and game day environments resulting in excellent league placements.  We look forward to the spring season with great anticipation in continuing the success."

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ECNL BOYS LEAGUE STANDINGS - CLICK HERE!

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Girls Academy Showcase 2021

Posted on December 16, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

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The Girls Academy Program (U13-U19) recently traveled to the GA Winter Showcase competing in the Champions League division (top 12 clubs in the country) at the SilverLakes Sports Complex in Norco, CA during December 13-19.  Collectively, the group played in eighteen (18) games in front of over 150 college coaches and US national team scouts from all across the country.

TEAM OPPONENT RESULT
2009 South Shore Select Won 2-1
2009 Nationals Lost 1-2
2009 Colorado Rush Won 2-0
     
2008 Colorado Rush Tied 1-1
2008 TSJ Virginia Lost 1-2
2008 Nationals Lost 1-5
     
2007 TSJ Virginia Won 1-0
2007 Florida United Won 3-0
2007 South Shore Select Tied 1-1
     
2006 IMG Lost 0-1
2006 Albion San Diego Lost 0-3
2006 Lamorinda Tied 2-2
     
2005 South Shore Select Tied 1-1
2005 Cincinnati Cup Lost 0-2
2005 Cedar Stars Monmouth Won 3-2
     
2004 OL Reign Tied 0-0
2004 Nationals Lost 0-1
2004 City FC Won 2-0
Overall Record: 6-7-5    

Winter Showcase Team of the Week:

GK - Patty Staton (2007), Right Back - Lauren Littleton (2005), Center Back - Bella Rogers (2009), Center Back - Ellen  Persson (2004), Left Back - Jasmine (Lizzie) Stalter (2006), Def CM (6) - Kathryn Lennon (2004), CM (6/8) - Briana Flores (2008), CM (8/10) - Jasmine Diaz (2007), Attacking CM (10) - Mia  Brumlow (2005), Forward - Avia Hughes (2009), Forward - Jessica Molina (2004).

BenchHaydan Erck (2005), Kiley Polk (2006), Kialie Hudson (2004), Kendall Hemperley (2006), Madison Taylor (2007), Camryn LeTellier (2007).

Top Goal Scorer - Avia Hughes '09 - three (3) goals.

"Playing in the Champions League event this past week for all our GA teams brought a  level of competition that provided meaningful games unmatched by any other event I've seen in youth soccer," said Steven Grave, Girls Academy Staff Coach. "It was an honor to compete and represent the GA as one of the top clubs in the nation." 

"The club has a responsibility to place players on college rosters with scholarship support," said Dave Dengerink, Girls Academy Director. "Attending these national level events and playing in front of hundreds of college coaches from across the country provides the perfect opportunity for our players to showcase their playing abilities and get recruited."

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December Tournaments 2021

Posted on December 13, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

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The 2021 fall season completed its tournament series this last weekend with the 17th annual 3v3 Winterblast and the Winter Break Cup presented by Simple Truth.

This year’s tournament featured 400 teams U7-U19 boys and girls teams from all across the region. Matches took place this last Saturday and Sunday, December 11-12, across sites in The Woodlands, Clear Lake, Friendswood and South Belt, TX.  All the teams had a minimum of three games over the course of the weekend, with awards for champions and finalists. Live music with multiple competitions (dance, juggling, best uniform, best team name) were hosted on site.

"Thank you to all the teams, coaches, managers, volunteers, referees and sponsors for all their support of the tournament," said Milton Arraez, 3v3 Tournament Director. "It’s the effort from everyone involved that makes this 3v3 Winterblast soccer event a tremendous annual success."

"We had a record breaking number of teams register this year for the Winter Break Cup. It's a great way for the club and our visiting guests to close out the fall season with a first class event," said Jason DeVore, Winter Break Cup Tournament Director. "By providing multiple levels of competition at both events, we are able to expand further playing opportunities that benefit player development and elevate the experience."

3v3 Winterblast Competition Winners:

Best Uniform: Team Cousin Eddy
Best Team Name: Poinsettia Posse
Juggling Contest: Alex Salinas 2010, 188 juggles
Dance Competition: Sassy Snowflakes

3v3 TOURNAMENT RESULTS - CLICK HERE!

WINTER BREAK CUP TOURNAMENT RESULTS - CLICK HERE!

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"The club would like to thank the Woodlands Township for providing the necessary resources and guidance to help make the event at Bear Branch a tremendous success" said Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations. "Continuing to host events throughout the year helps us reach two important objectives in providing competitive environments for our players to develop and supporting the local community."

JANUARY TOURNAMENT INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!

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Houston Youth Cup 2021

Posted on August 23, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

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The 2021-22 kicked into gear this last weekend at the 2021 Houston Youth Cup, presented by Mia’s Table.

This year’s tournament featured 275 U11-U19 boys and girls teams from all across the region. Matches took place this last Saturday and Sunday, August 20-21, across eight sites in The Woodlands, Tomball and the Conroe area. The GotSoccer ranked event allowed each team a minimum of three games over the course of the weekend, with awards for champions and finalists.

3v3 TOURNAMENT RESULTS - CLICK HERE!

"Thank you to all the teams, coaches, managers, volunteers, referees and sponsors for all their support of the tournament," said Stuart Taylor, Tournament Director. "It’s the effort from everyone involved that makes this pre-season youth soccer event a tremendous success."

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Proceeds from the Houston Youth Cup 2021 will benefit the Dynamo | Dash Youth Scholarship fund to help make the game accessible for all players. You can also donate directly to the fund here.

Special thanks go out to our presenting partner, Mia’s Table, as well as The Woodlands Township and Conroe Parks & Recreational. This pre-season tournament for the area brought an estimated 20,000 spectators to the community, providing a huge economic impact to local hotels and businesses. The club would like to thank On Location (formerly Anthony Travel) for facilitating the hotel accommodations for the visiting teams.  

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"The club would like to thank the Woodlands Township and the City of Conroe for providing the necessary resources and guidance to help make this event a tremendous success" said Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations. "Continuing to host events throughout the year helps us reach two important objectives: providing competitive environments for our players to develop and supporting the local community."

We look forward to welcoming our players, coaches, families for the second pre-season event, the Houston Pre-Labor Day Cup in Friendswood and Clear Lake on Saturday & Sunday, August 28-29!CLUB TOURNAMENT INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!MIA'S TABLE LOCATIONS - CLICK HERE!

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Memorial Day Classic

Posted on May 30, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

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Houston, Texas (May 29, 2021) – The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club, a nationally recognized premier soccer club for boys / girls, hosted the 7th Annual Memorial Day Classic 2021 at Bear Branch and Gosling Sports Complexes, The Woodlands, TX.
 
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Over one hundred and fifty (150) teams aged U7 - U16 (boys / girls) played in a 5v5 format to celebrate and recognize the holiday weekend. Uniforms recognizing the armed forces were on show throughout the day.
 
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Pictured above: Valentina Lopez, Kingsleigh Baquero, Collins Kendrick, Morgan Dowd, Anni Peterson, Michelle Gao & Marley English.
 
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TOURNAMENT RESULTS - CLICK HERE!
 
"It's always an honor and pleasure to integrate soccer and the Memorial Day recognition of the armed forces.  As a former marine, it's tremendous that the club hosts an event to show support to all the men and women that have or continue to protect and serve the country," said Milton Arraez, Sergeant 2nd Battalion First Marines Super Squad / Tournament Director.  "A huge thank you also goes to all the referees, volunteers, players and teams that were involved in the event." 
 
SOCCER CAMP REGISTRATION - CLICK HERE!

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South Texas Spring Showdown 2021

Posted on May 24, 2021 BY Simon Boddison
 

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HOUSTON, Texas (May 24) - the club hosted the South Texas Spring Showdown brought you by AutoNation on May 22-23 at Gosling and Bear Branch sports complexes in The Woodlands, TX.  Over one hundred teams (100) competed over a fun two day event which provided an opportunity for the Recreational and Youth Academy groups across south Texas to provide an exciting wrap up to their spring season of competition.  

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Pictured above:  Calcasieu Girls 10U Sookdial & Dash Woodlands Bulldogs.

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Pictured above: Dash South 2011 Orange.

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Pictured above:  Dynamo Woodlands 2015 Countryman.

"I would like to thank all the teams, referees, volunteers, parents and coaching staff for participating in the 1st annual South Texas Spring Showdown" said Stuart Taylor, Tournament Director.  "The tournament was a tremendous success and a perfect setting for Recreational and Youth Academy teams to end their season in a fun and exciting competition. We look forward to hosting and expanding this event in 2022."

TRYOUT INFORMATION - CLICK HERE!

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3 v 3 Turf Cup 2021

Posted on April 04, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

3v3 Turf Cup 6-25-19NoDateThe club hosted its annual 3 v 3 Turf Cup at Bear Branch Sports Fields, The Woodlands, TX with more than one hundred and fifty teams (150+) teams on site to celebrate the Easter festive weekend.  The following activities were part of the fun filled, action packed day for all the teams that traveled in from across the city of Houston: soccer tennis, live DJ, dance competitions, juggling station, 300+ games along with awards and presentations.

"Another great event of soccer in perfect weather conditions during the Easter holiday weekend.  Fantastic numbers along with some outstanding costumes and an array of festival activities," said Milton Arraez, Tournament Director.  "We look forward to hosting the 5 v 5 Memorial Day Classic on Saturday, May 29."  

The club would like to thank the following partners for donating food - Panera Bread, Potbelly, Lennys Subs and for Memorial Hermann for providing the first class medical care.  Fine Design T-Shirt Company was also on site providing quality product for the members and our guest teams to purchase.
 
Awards:
Best Team Name - Huevos Rancheros
Best Uniform Winners - Dye Hard Divas
Juggle Contest Winner - Mariana Garcia
WINNERS - CLICK HERE!
 
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5 v 5 MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC REGISTRATION DEADLINE MAY 18 - CLICK HERE!

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Houston Premier Cup 2021

Posted on February 01, 2021 BY Simon Boddison

 

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The club continued its spring season tournament series with back to back weekends featuring the Houston Premier Cup 2021.  The two events were hosted in The Woodlands, TX at Bear Branch, Gosling and Alden Bridge sports complexes on January 22-24 and 30-31.   

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Two hundred (200) elite teams attended from Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, TX and from other multiple surrounding states.  Players (boys / girls) from U9 - U15 were on site competing at the 7 v 7, 9 v 9 and 11 v 11 formats.  

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Two thousand five hundred (2,500) players had the opportunity to compete on first class facilities enjoyed  by a huge spectator audience. All the teams stayed within The Woodlands Township having full access to the incredible amenities the local community provides. 

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"On behalf of the club I would like to recognize and thank the above partners along with all the referees, volunteers, teams and coaching staff that helped to make the tournament a tremendous success. We decided to split the event over two weekends to provide a concentrated effort for both the boys and girls after last year's combined tournament. Expansion and growth was inevitable.  The feedback we have received has been extremely positive and we look forward to staging an expanded version of these events again in 2022."  

Stuart Taylor, Director of Tournaments & Events.

CLICK HERE - HOUSTON PREMIER CUP BOYS RESULTS

CLICK HERE - HOUSTON PREMIER CUP GIRLS RESULTS


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Houston Pre Labor Day Cup 2020

Posted on September 16, 2020 BY Simon Boddison

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Over one hundred and twenty teams visited the club from across the city and surrounding states to play in the Houston Pre Labor Day Cup (re-scheduled) in the club's second pre-season tournament. All the games were played in Friendswood, Clear Lake and Alvin, TX, September 12-13, 2020. 

 

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PreLabor Day Cup-1"Thank you to all the teams, coaches, managers, volunteers, referees and sponsors for all their support of the tournament. It’s the effort from everyone involved that makes this a premier pre-season youth soccer event in South Texas. It was another fantastic opportunity for the teams to play together again prior to starting their fall league season which is just around the corner."

Jason DeVore, Director of Pre-Labor Day Cup 2020

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Houston Youth Cup 2020

Posted on August 24, 2020 BY Simon Boddison
 
 
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Two hundred and ten (210) teams visited the club from across the city and surrounding states to play in the Houston Youth Cup 2020 our prestigious pre-season tournament.  The event was brought to you by Mia's Table.

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