Fall Season is a Wrap

The Bethesda Premier Cup concluded the Fall season for the U12 Boys. They went into the tournament shorthanded (minus Connor) but played very competitive matches against some very good teams from the northeast. We all look forward to¬† the team’s continued improvement in the Winter-Spring season. We have some…

Post-Game Dinner Options

This is only for Saturday night.

Since last time we were up in northern Virginia, the Team Manager (me) failed to secure a dinner reservation for the group, here’s hoping this might avoid that.

There are a variety of choices right off Rt 7 and close to the Springhill Suites, where…

Bethesda Premier Cup Accommodations

We’re trying to get a count of how many families have booked at the tournament-recommended hotel: the Frederick Courtyard Marriott. This is for the purpose of possibly changing to a hotel nearer to the playing fields, since venues are to be changed due to playing conditions. For those that…

You Either Win or You Learn


This was a learning moment, though a painful one. SOCA U12 Boys had a 2-1 lead at the half and opponents were playing a man down. Yet the undermanned Arlington team forced the action and smothered SOCA, scoring six unanswered goals. More on the game here.

Moving Up


Three points for the win at home against a good Virginia Legacy team moves the SOCA U12 Boys into a three-way tie for 5th in the CCL. Three teams have 16 points, one of which will be SOCA’s next opponent – Arlington. Game summary is here.



River City Sportsplex

River City Sportsplex

South Fork Soccer Park

South Fork Soccer Park

Virginia Beach Sportsplex