November 2nd, 2013 - In This Issue:
Pannek Named Mrs Soccer & Gaffney Chosen As All American Plus High School State Champions

Kelly Pannek and Madison Gaffney received prestigious awards over the past weeks as the high school season completed their season.

  

Kelly Panek received the Class 1A Ms Soccer Award for her outstanding senior season at Benilde-St Margaret's.  More Info Here

 
Madison Gaffney from Woodbury High School is 1 out 40 girls selected to go to North Carolina and play in the All American game in December.  During the trip she will also get to watch the NCAA Division 1 Final Four. will also get to see the final 4 soccer games while she is there.

 

 
Congratulations To State Champions & FInalists
Boys Class A St Paul Como Park (2) vs Hill Murray (1) Full Story Here
Boys Class AA North St Paul (4) vs Eastview (3) 5-4 shootout Full Story Here
 
Girls Class A Benilde-St Margaret's (1) vs Blake (0) Full Story Here 
Girls Class AA Minnetonka (1) vs Lakeville North (0) Full Story Here
US Development Academy U14's Featured In Top Drawer Soccer
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TheU14 USSDA traveled to Indiana to face the Texans SC Houston on Saturday and Real Colorado on Sunday.  The team defeated the Texans on Saturday and was featured in Top Drawer Soccer for their possession based style. 

 

Read Story Here

ECNL Roundup & Preview
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The ECNL teams hosted the Chicago Sockers the weekend of October 19-20 at the West St Paul Regional Athletics Center.  The U17's won both of their games in convincing fashion by scores of 3-0 and 5-0.  The U16's split the weekend with a 2-0 win on Sunday.  The U15's tied on Saturday 1-1 and lost on Sunday 1-2 and the U14's only played on Sunday and dropped the contest by a score of 0-3.

 

Last weekend the U15-U17 teams traveled to Michigan to face Vardar on Saturday and the Michigan Hawks on Sunday.  The U15's defeated Vardar 3-0 and played a great game versus the Division leaders Michigan Hawks having a game winning break away saved with 5 minutes left before the Hawks scored 2 goals in the last 4 minutes to win the game.

 

The U15-U17 teams travel to Milwaukee to play FC Wisconsin next Saturday for their final conference games of 2013.

ODP Thanks Giving Interregional Rosters Released
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[U.S. YOUTH SOCCER] U.S. Youth Soccer will hold its annual ODP Girls Thanksgiving Interregional Nov. 24-29 at Spanish River Athletic Park in Boca Raton, Fla. Participating teams will be comprised of elite players in the 1996-1999 age groups. 

 

Jenny Marsh 97 (U16 ECNL)

Cherry Mae Fast 98 (U16 ECNL)

Meredith Haakenson 99 (U15 ECNL)

 

Read Full Article Here

Winter Clinics Start November 5th

We are excited to announce  that Registration is now live for our Winter Session I programs 

 

Register Now By Clicking Here

 

Full program descriptions can be found on our website here

 

Questions please email Andy at akaasa@mnthunderacademy.org

 

ProgramOption IOption IISession I Dates
DinoMitesTuesday's 5:00pmSunday's 5:00pmNov 5th - Dec 18th
The Future! Wednesday's 6:00
Program goes both days
Sunday's 1:15
Program goes both days
Nov 6th - Feb 2nd
Skillzys U6Tuesday's 5:00pmSunday's 4:00pmNov 5th - Dec 18th
Skillzys U8Monday's 6:00pmSunday's 4:00pmNov 5th - Dec 18th
Skillzys U10Tuesday's 6:15pmSunday's 2:45pmNov 5th - Dec 18th
Skillzys U11-U14Monday's 6:30pm
Nov 5th - Dec 18th

All Programs are held at the
West St Paul Regional Athletics Center
1655 Livingston Ave
West St Paul, MN 55118