News and Announcements


Team Chicago Academy-1999/2000 Premier standout Emma Meyer has committed to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Emma – who plays her prep soccer for head coach Ed Watson at Naperville Central High School – will be part of Titans head coach Erin Coppernoll’s 2018 recruiting class.

The Titans compete in the NCAA Division III Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC)


Team Chicago Academy-99/00 Premier standout Lauren Fischer has committed to North Central College. Lauren will be a part of Head Coach Andrew Gamarra’s 2018 recruiting class.

The Cardinals are part of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) and the NCAA Division III.


Team Chicago Academy-2002 Premier – head coached by Ben Tatham – won the IWSL 16U B Division in impressive style. Going undefeated 8-0-2 with 41 goals for and 9 goals against including 4 shutouts.

2002 Premier also went a perfect 4-0-0 in claiming the Evolution Labor Day Tournament title with 15 goals for and 4 goals against.

Congrats to the girls and kudos to Coach Ben on doing an outstanding job pulling together a new group of girls to play Team Chicago style soccer.


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!”