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Powerful US women’s team players need to be paid appropriately

April 20, 2016 The United States women’s national soccer team has provided American fans with a great deal to cheer about and celebrate over the recent years, including the Olympic gold medal and bringing the Worl... more »»

Concerns for concussions hit home

March 29, 2016 A growing concern in the U.S. more »»

Alianiello putting together impressive resume

February 11, 2016 Former Altoona Area High School all-state goalie Joe Alianiello has proven to be as effective as a head college coach as he was on the fiel. more »»

Schmitt: Wassell had big role in Lady Lions’ title

January 1, 2016 The Penn State women’s soccer team has long been a respected force in collegiate soccer at a national level. more »»

Indoor heads to futsal balls

November 24, 2015 The 2015-16 indoor soccer season will see some major changes from the familiar format that has been in place for nearly two decades. more »»

BG girls appear set to take next step

October 27, 2015 The Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School girls soccer squad has experienced a complete rags-to-riches story and experienced perhaps the biggest turnaround of any team since the onset of girls... more »»

Area soccer expectations hold promise

September 15, 2015 The curtain has opened on the 2015 scholastic soccer season with the promise of being an incredibly exciting year. more »»

New AAHS girls soccer head coach a familiar one

August 10, 2015 The announcement came very close to the start of the season, but the Altoona Area School Board named Derek Winterburn as the new high school girls soccer head coach for the 2015-2016 school year. more »»

Schmitt: US women’s soccer aiming for World Cup gold

April 23, 2015 Just as all great football dynasties aren’t complete until they have captured a Super Bowl championship or an amazing hockey team is not satisfied unless it captures the Stanley Cup, the U.. more »»

Popularity growing for local leagues

March 10, 2015 Soccer is the world’s game, but it definitely is not America’s game. more »»

Solo’s actions may leave US women in bind

January 28, 2015 America has always needed its sports heroe. more »»

Indoor soccer tourneys heating up

December 17, 2014 With the closing of the fall scholastic soccer season comes the kickoff of the 2014-15 indoor soccer seaso. more »»

Bedford boys building dynasty

November 18, 2014 As the curtain closed on the 2014 scholastic soccer season, District 6 championship games culminated with nail-biting contests loaded with fast-paced play, tedious moments and incredible excitement. more »»

Altoona’s Alexander a constant in years of change

September 22, 2014 As the scholastic soccer season heads into full swing, Altoona Area High School boys coach Dave Alexander heads toward a mileston. more »»

Tyrone, BG poised for big years

August 10, 2014 The start of the scholastic soccer season is just around the corner with PIAA practices beginning on Monday. more »»

Soccer growing in US, but national team still has issues

July 3, 2014 American support for their U.S. World Cup soccer team was at a fever pitch as it entered the round of 16s against Belgium. Record numbers had ventured to Brazil to support their team. This U.. more »»

Schmitt: World Cup begins as Brazil’s violence increases

June 8, 2014 Thursday marks the start of the biggest event for the world’s most popular sport, the World Cup of Soccer. The kickoff game Thursday in Brazil will feature the host country taking on Croatia. The U.S. more »»

Before you know it, World Cup tournament will be upon us

May 8, 2014 The biggest event for the world’s most popular sport is rapidly approaching this summer with the 2014 Men’s World Cup Tournament. Team USA is gearing up to make their hardest run ever at the title. more »»

Travel soccer teams becoming the big thing in our area

March 31, 2014 It looks as though the lingering hard winter may finally subside enough to begin a very active season of regional spring soccer in our area. more »»

Schmitt: Area soccer level continues to rise

January 6, 2014 The 2013 soccer year on a local level was one of a number of changes in many ways. Travel soccer teams, at all levels, from our area increased tremendously. more »»

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