Skinner makes two goals, including game-winner
By Ryan Schuler
September 27, 2012 (San Diego)--After a rather lackluster first half, the No. 17/25 San Diego State women’s soccer team used a dominating second half to defeat UC Irvine, 3-2 last weekend at the SDSU Sports Deck, moving to an 8-1-1 record for the season.
- Radioactive bluefin tuna caught off coast of California (10 News)
- A special Memorial Day delivery for La Mesa (La Mesa Today)
- Soccer unites refugee and immigrant kids (UT San Diego)
- Fletcher campaign receives over $56,000 from donors outside of state (Reader)
- Portion of Interstate 8 dedicated to fallen agent Robert W. Rosas (Backcountry Messenger)
- New library, updated school for Lemon Grove (UT San Diego)
- CA Senate passes bill prohibiting schools and employers from asking for Facebook passwords (Sacramento Bee)
- California Democrats bid for 2/3 control of state Senate (Sacramento Bee)
- Mentally ill inmates on the rise (Sacramento Bee)
SPORTSPLEX USA AND SOCCERNATION.COM TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL ARMED SERVICES APPRECIATION INDOOR SOCCER TOURNAMENT ON SATURDAY MAY 19, 2012
January 14, 2012 (Santee) – On Monday, January 23, 2012 Sportsplex USA president Bill Berghoff will make a donation to the Santee School District Foundation in the amount of $1440. Sportsplex USA and the Santee School District Foundation (SSDF) have partnered with the goal of offering affordable youth indoor soccer programs to all parents and children in Santee.
Story and photos by Ron Logan
June 16, 2011 (La Mesa)Chris Ahrens is a school teacher and an elite athlete. For months on end he has trained long hours in preparation for this month’s world championships in his sport.
SPORTSPLEX USA AND SOCCERNATION.COM TO HOST 1ST ANNUAL ARMED SERVICES APPRECIATION INDOOR SOCCER TOURNAMENT MAY 21
April 27, 2011 (Santee) – Sportsplex USA has teamed up with SoccerNation to organize an indoor soccer tournament to recognize and honor active, non-active military friends and family as well as local area veterans.
The tournament will take place at Sportsplex USA Santee located at 9951 Riverwalk Drive, Santee 92071 on Saturday, May 21st between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. and will bring together soccer enthusiasts and military supporters from all over San Diego County.
Jamul Soccer Player Destined for Greatness
Story and photo by Ron Logan
April 1, 2011 (Jamul) – If you were a die-hard indoor soccer fan in the early 1990s you may remember the name Herb Duryea. His story was quite an amazing one and it created quite a buzz back in the day.
Now, his legend lives on--at an ostrich farm in Jamul.
American team included Poway player Marvell Wynne
Story and photos by Ron Logan
January 22, 2011 (Carson, Calif.) – The U.S. Men's National Team (MNT) tied Chile 1-1 in an international friendly match played at The Home Depot Center (HDC) in Carson, Calif. Both teams fielded their third-string teams in a contest that showcased some of the best new young talent from both countries. The 18,850 fans set an attendance record for largest crowd for an MNT friendly at the HDC.
Poway's Marvell Wynne played the second half of the match. Wynne (son of the former San Diego Padres player Marvell Wynne) has earned five career caps with the full national team.
by Christopher Mohr
September 10, 2010 (San Diego) - If you think that you are too old to be active, you won't find much sympathy from this crowd. Over 100 players ages 50 and older from throughout the County played a series of soccer matches last weekend (9/4-5) at the Chargers' former practice field in the Qualcomm Stadium parking lot. The featured game was a championship in the age 60+ group between the U.S. and South Korean teams. Teams participated in 8-on-8 as well as fully-configured 11-on-11 matches.