News and Announcements
Lucy Koger Commits to Millikin!
Team Chicago Academy-Vasco standout Lucy Koger has committed to Millikin University. Lucy – who plays her prep soccer for Head Coach Steve Goletz at Naperville North H.S. – will be part of Millikin Head Coach Kate McArthur’s 2016 recruiting class.
The Big Blue is part of the NCAA Division III College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCWI). Lucy will be joining fellow Team Chicago Academy-Vasco player Raven Withaar at Millikin.
Mariyah Zeitz Commits to Lewis!
Team Chicago Academy-Vasco standout Mariyah Zeitz has accepted a great scholarship offer to continue her soccer career at Lewis University. Mariyah – who plays her prep soccer for Head Coach Laura Wagley at West Aurora H.S., will be part of Lewis Head Coach Chris Koenig’s 2016 recruiting class.
The Flyers are members of the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC). Mariyah will be joining former Team Chicago Academy-Internacional GK Shelby Stitz at Lewis.
4 TC Players Shine at National ODP Camp!
Natalie Massa & Paige Miller from Team Chicago Academy-Bahia and Katelyn Nardulli & Tara Tesmond from Team Chicago Academy-Vitoria represented Region II ODP at the National ODP Camp in Phoenix over the past week.
The event was for the top ODP players in each of the four regions in the 2001 and 2002 birth-years. During the event the girls did functional training, mixed group training, and played scrimmages under the watchful eyes of both U.S. Soccer National Team staff and staff from each of the four regions.
Jessica Christmas Commits to UIC!
Team Chicago Academy-Cruzeiro midfielder Jessica Christmas has accepted a great scholarship offer to continue her soccer career at the University of Illinois-Chicago. Jessica, who plays her prep soccer for Head Coach Jane Crowe at Plainfield North H.S., will be part of UIC Head Coach Brian Rigby’s 2017 recruiting class.
The Flames are part of the NCAA Division I Horizon League. Jessica will follow in the footsteps of former Team Chicago players Kendall Wilde and AJ Jakuszewski.
Sarah Avery Commits to NIU!
Team Chicago Academy-Cruzeiro right-back Sarah Avery has accepted a great scholarship to continue her soccer career at Northern Illinois University. Sarah, who plays her prep soccer for Ed Watson at Naperville Central, will be part of NIU head coach John Ross’ 2018 recruiting class.
The Huskies are part of the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference (MAC).