College Soccer Deserves Its Due by Maria Burns Ortiz

February 14, 2013 - The evolution of soccer in the United States and its rising prominence among the national sports collective can be attributed to a number of factors. 

The growing popularity of Major League Soccer.

A booming youth soccer culture, from local children’s leagues up through competitive club teams.

Shifting population demographics.

A subtle, but tangible uptick tied to the quadrennial World Cup.

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2013 MLS Combine Review By: Anthony Baumann



January 16, 2013 -  2013 MLS Combine Review leading into the MLS SuperDraft which will take place on Thursday, January 17  in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

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Top Assistant Coaches 2012



January 9, 2013 - College Soccer News annually seeks to recognize assistant coaches across the country who are excelling at their work.  Our selections for 2012 include some who have been listed in the past as well as some not  previously recognized.  In making these selections we state up-front that we know we are going to leave off some very deserving assistant coaches as is always the case when individuals are singled out for recognition.    However, as in the past we are confident that those selected are deserving and worthy of recognition.   The current selections continue our trend of the past few seasons of placing additional weight on team success on the field of play in the selection criteria.  


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