News and Announcements
Team Chicago Director of Goalkeeping Merit Stloukal has been named Illinois ODP Goalkeeping Head Coach by the Illinois Youth Soccer Association. Merit will be overseeing both the boys and girls ODP goalkeeping program.
She will continue in her role as Director of Goalkeeping for Team Chicago. Please, join us in congratulating Merit on this new position with Illinois ODP.
Team Chicago Academy-2003 Elite beat Synergy 1 – 0 on an Allie Krol goal to secure promotion to MRL Premier II division for the 2018 season. With the win 2003 Elite finished the MRL season with a 8-1-0 record and 25 goals for and 5 against.
Head Coach Matt Chura – “This team set out several goals at the beginning of the season and to their credit accomplished most of them culminating with promotion in MRL. Remarkable season and every player contributed at key moments to the success of the TEAM. Great job girls!”
Team Chicago-2007 Premier finished the fall season undefeated and took first place in its IWSL division scoring 30 goals and only allowing 8. Prior to this season they had a total of 8 wins in the last two seasons.
Head Coach John Rizzo:“I couldn’t be more proud of this team and how far we have come. The girls have completely bought into the process, worked very hard and did their best to play the game the right way. As a long-time coach this has been one of my most rewarding seasons. Please help me congratulate all these girls.”
Team Chicago Academy-2001 Elite beat Wizards FC 6-1 to secure promotion to MRL Premier II division for the 2018 season. With the win 2001 Elite finished undefeated in MRL play with a 6-0-1 record and 24 goals for and 2 against.
Five Team Chicago teams are competing in State Cup or President’s Cup at Sportscore II in Rockford this weekend.
Joe Moreau’s 2001 Premier team is facing Chicago Rush in the semi-final of President’s Cup at 5pm tomorrow. If they win they will face the winner of ELA and Chicago City in the final at 5pm on Sunday.
Dave Lovercheck’s 1999 Elite team is facing Chicago-Inter Red in the 1/4-final of State Cup at 1pm tomorrow. With a win they will face the winner of Rockford Raptors and NSA Shock in the semi-final at 1pm on Sunday.
Phil Nielsen’s 2001 Elite team is facing FC United in the 1/4-final of State Cup at 3pm tomorrow. With a win they will face the winner of Rockford Raptors and Wizards in the semi-final at 3pm on Sunday.
Phil Nielsen’s 2002 Elite team is facing FC United in the 1/4-final of State Cup at 9am tomorrow. With a win they will face the winner of Eclipse and Rockford Raptors in the semi-final at 9am on Sunday.
Matt Chura’s 2003 Elite team is facing Rockford Raptors in the 1/4-final of State Cup at 11am tomorrow. With a win they will face the winner of FC United and FCX at 11am on Sunday.
Good luck to all five teams!