With the addition of defender Stephon Marcano, the 2018 CSU Bakersfield men's soccer recruiting class is complete. A defender and native of Trinidad and Tobago, Marcano will join a group of 10 men that head coach Richie Grant has signed for the upcoming season.
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Richard Bland College of William & Mary has named Damien Westfield as its new Head Men's Soccer Coach. He succeeds former head coach Eduardo de Souza, who left for an assistant coaching position at NCAA Division I George Mason University. Westfield has been a Volunteer Assistant Men's Soccer Coach and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Young Harris College in Georgia since 2015.
Men's Soccer star Leslie "Tiger" Fitzpatrick left a lasting impact at Columbia, one that is still felt today. Fitzpatrick still holds coveted spots in the Columbia record books including #9 on all-time career goals, #3 for single season assists, #3 for career assists, and #7 for career points. During his career at Columbia he was a four-time All-Ivy League and two-time All-Region honoree.
The College of Charleston garnered a great deal of attention on a conference-wide level, as the Cougars received five All-Conference nods in addition to senior defender Leland Archer being named the CAA Defensive Player of the Year.
Bmobile partnered with Colleges Invitational for a second consecutive event, which brought international coaches to T&T to scout local talent, for a shot at professional contracts and scholarships.
Freshman forward Chaz Burnett was selected as the New Jersey Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Rookie of the Week on Monday.
Colleges Invitational All-Star Tournament kicked off at the Hasely Crawford Stadium on Saturday morning, with coaches and scouts from the United States and United Kingdom ready to observe the scores of male and female football talent in Trinidad and Tobago. Scouts were also greeted by one very special guest. Minister of Sport & Youth Affairs, the Honourable Darryl Smith, was on hand to greet the international visitors. He lauded the weekend’s activities as “very impressive”, and made particular mention at the quality of the overall initiative, which commenced with an International Symposium at the Kapok Hotel on Friday.
When Brendon Creed thinks about soccer, it tends to be about the big picture.
Professional and college football coaches from the United States of America are in Trinidad scouting for local talent, and the search culminates with the final “Pro & College Combine” session tomorrow at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.