3 vs. 3 Winterblast 2017

The club wrapped up another very successful 3 vs. 3 Winterblast Tournament on Saturday, December 9 at Bear Branch.  Over 220 teams, 1,300 players were involved in a 12 hour window of fun, fast paced soccer action brought to you by Functional 45 Training – Creekside & Magnolia.  

There was plenty of other activities also on site – DJ, dance competitions, juggle club, corn hole & soccer tennis.  Cami Privett, Houston Dash professional player was also on site to sign autographs, take pictures and judge the dance competition.

Dance Contest Winner – Jake / WE are Gas
Best Uniforms – Woodlands Girls U-11 Orange 
Best Team Names – Dashing through the Goals / The Nice List FC

“Once again, I would like to thank everybody who participated in the event along with the army of volunteers, coaching staff and referees that all put countless of hours into helping make the event an overwhelming success.  The excitement and enthusiasm was contagious and the feedback that we have received back has been fantastic.”  Milton Arraez, 3 vs. 3 Winterblast Tournament Director.  

Functional 45 Training – Magnolia

5417 FM 1488 Rd. Magnolia, TX 77354


Tel:  (281) 324-0899

Functional 45 Training – Creekside

8510 Creekside Forest Dr. | Ste. E-100 The Woodlands, TX 77375


Tel:  (832) 698-4764

Capital City Classic 2017

The club took over forty five (45) teams to Austin, TX over the weekend to compete within the Capital City Classic hosted by Lonestar Soccer Club.  Congratulations to the following teams that won the event and participated.


Dynamo Woodlands 05 Black
Coach: Freddy Estrada
Bracket: Bronze B
Record: W3 – T0 – L1

Dynamo Montgomery 05 Orange
Coach: Jack Woolsey
Bracket: Bronze
Record: W3 – T1 – L0

Dynamo West 04 
Coach: Ivan Ruddle
Bracket: Bronze B
Record: W4 – T0 – L0


Dash Woodlands 06 Orange I
Coach: Marcus Watt
Bracket: U12 Girls Silver
Record: W4 – T0 – L0

“The new facilities were superb and there was a huge amount of teams that attended.  I would like to congratulate the winning teams and their respective coaching staff along with the other teams that participated.  It provided an opportunity to complete the fall season in a very positive fashion for the competitive branch of the club.”  Stuart Fitzsimons, Director of Coaching – Competitive.

American Amputee Soccer Association

The club will be hosting the Texas Regional Amputee Soccer exhibition match vs. Haiti at Lents Family Park on Saturday, November 25 @ 12 noon on Field #2.  For more information on the program, please feel free to reach out to Robert Ferguson at rmf31679@gmail.com or call (936) 662-1823.

“Working with USA Amputee Soccer Team has been an honor and a privilege to work with such great players.  It’s tremendous that we have the opportunity to host the game at one of the club’s facilities to help provide support for this very valuable organization.”  Keith Johnson, USA Paralympic Goalkeeper.

Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign 2017

This year, in addition to making a donation to the iGO Pink charity, a donation will also be made to the Disaster Relief Fund which has been set up to support the Dynamo|Dash Youth families impacted by Hurricane Harvey.  The Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign is brought to you by Hunter Family Orthodontics.

We are offering all of our DDY teams the opportunity to pre-order the shirts before they go on general sale. The BCA pink shirt can be worn by any player (boy or girl) at their first training session of the week and during the warm-up before any game through to the end of October (International Breast Cancer Awareness Month).

Individual Pink Shirts Sales

We have the following sizes:  YS, YM, YL, AXS and AS available for purchase:

  • M, T, W, TH @ Bear Branch Field #5 – 5:00-8:00pm
  • Saturday, October 7 @ Bear Branch Pavilion – 9:00am-1:00pm
  • Saturday, October 7 @ Dave Finkle Fields (Dads Club) – 9:00-11:00am

For orders of 5 or more shirts, please contact Andrew Squire directly at asquire@dynamodashyouth.com

FairClaims Roofing & Construction – Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club

The club is extremely excited to announce it’s newest corporate partner – FairClaims Roofing & Construction.  The company will be partnering with the following areas of the club: Skillz Skool, Youth Academy and the field closures / weather line.

What does the company provide……….FairClaims Roofing is your first and best choice for all types of roofing, including new installs, re-roofs, and repairs. With well over a decade in business, and thousands of clients throughout the great state of Texas, we are confident that you will be completely satisfied with our level of professionalism, attention to detail and prompt completion of your roof.

Storm Damage Assessment; Replacement Roofing; New Construction Roofing, Gutter Installation, Insurance Claim Assistance, Roof Leak Assessment and Repair, Replacement Windows & Siding.

FairClaims & Roofing Contact Information 

25315 Oakhurst Dr
The Woodlands, TX 77386
Phone: (281) 367-0466
Email: justino@fcroof.com

“We’re excited to have FairClaims Roofing & Construction on board as a new corporate partner for 2017-18.  They offer a first class service in our local community and we will market their products and services to our expanding membership.  They are always looking for ways to give back and connect to the local community so getting involved in Houston’s #1 youth soccer club is a tremendous fit for both organizations.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

5 vs. 5 Memorial Day Classic 2017

The club hosted the annual 5 vs. 5 Memorial Day Classic with over 100 teams (ages U7 – U16) participating at Bear Branch Soccer Complex, The Woodlands brought to you by Shorty’s Plumbing & Drain Doctors.  Thanks to all the teams, volunteers, referees, coaching staff for making this another great event hosted in The Woodlands.

The bracket winners have been invited to attend the ‘Night of Champions’ game on June 23rd vs. FC Dallas and a team photograph opportunity with the MLS Cup trophy at the BBVA Compass stadium.

Winners – Boys

U9: Can’t RUSH this – Clement

U10:  Chelsea 07 Culver

U11:  Magnificent 7 – Williams

U12: Staggies – Morris / Borussia Dortmund – Gonzalez

U13: Monterrey 2004 – Aranda

U14: Monterrey 2003 – Aranda

U15/16: Nero – Peimbert

Winners – Girls

U9:  Firecrackers – Parsons

U10: Liberty Strikes Back – Dornic

U11:  Star Spangled Squad – Hodgson

U12:  Star Spangled Ballers – Hinojosa

U13/14:  William Fowlkes

“It was great to see so many players enjoying the event along with their families on a holiday weekend.  The number of teams increased yet again and we continue to provide a first rate tournament experience for our guests along with top class facilities.  I would like to thank Shorty’s Plumbing & Drain Doctors as the marquee sponsor and also Panera Bread, Wings ‘N More and Lenny’s for donating food for our support staff.”  Milton Arraez, Tournament Director.

Tournament Schedule 2017-18:
· Houston Youth Cup – August 19-20, 2017
· 3v3 Winter Blast 2017 – December 9, 2017
· 3v3 Turf Cup 2018 – March 31, 2018
· 5v5 Memorial Day Classic 2018 – May 26, 2018.


MosquitoNix – Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club

The club is very excited to welcome MosquitoNix to the Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club as it’s newest corporate partner for 2017-18.  MosquitoNix will be the official sponsor of the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp – The Woodlands.

MosquitoNix Information:

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Telephone: (713) 682-9900

15% off for Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club Members!


“Mosquitonix, the national leader in mosquito control is proud to be an official sponsor of the Houston Dynamo / Dash Youth organization. Our goal is to enhance lives and the company motto is to ‘Live outside again!’   Tony Krolak, MosquitoNix, Houston.

“It’s great to be partnering with MosquitoNix as they’re the leader in their industry and can provide a service to our membership that is approaching 6,000 families. We look forward to working with the company throughout the next 12 months and having their logo associated to the biggest youth soccer club in the Houston market.” Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.

Rush Cup


Please visit the Schedules & Results page for all weather information and tournament updates

There is no better way to start off your Fall season than joining the Rush and playing in the 2016 Rush Cup. Don’t miss out on this opportunity, it will be an experience to remember.

Many thanks to all 2016 Rush Cup sponsors!

Welcome to the 12th Annual Rush Cup Soccer Tournament hosted by the Texas Rush Soccer Club on the weekend of August 20 and 21, 2016. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Texas Rush Soccer Club Scholarship Fund which helps provide the opportunity to play soccer to children less fortunate in our community.

This year’s tournament has competition in three ability levels for boys and girls. The Open bracket is for Division 1/USC Champions League/Championship A teams, Competitive bracket is for Super 2/Division 2/ USC Championship B and below teams and the Youth Academy bracket is for U9/U10 teams.

The Youth Academy bracket is 7v7; Open and Competitive brackets for U11 – U13 are 9v9 and U13 – U18/U19 are 11 v11. Both 9v9 and 11v11 will be offered at the U13 age group, the U13 and U14 11v11 groups may be merged depending on number or teams registered.

For the U9-U13 age groups there is a limit of 3 guest players. The U14 – U18 age groups will have a limit of 5 guest players.


This tournament is unrestricted. Teams registered in good standing with any U.S. Soccer Federation affiliate are eligible to apply.

Rush Cup 2016 Application to Host

Rush Cup 2016 Tournament Rules

Check out Rush Cup 2016 Merchandise Here!


August 20-21, 2016



Specific game location by age group is subject to change. Please refer to game schedule.

Please note that the below locations are what were used for Rush Cup 2015. This will be updated once this years schedule is created by August 17th 

Click on each location for map and directions * FIELD MAPS TO BE POSTED BY AUGUST 18th 8AM

All Weather Turf Field Locations


  • U9 – U10 will play 7v7
  • U11 – U13 will play 9v9
  • U13 teams playing 11v11 will play in the U14 bracket
  • U14 – U18 will play 11v11


All US Youth State Associations, US Club Soccer teams, and other National Affiliate teams may apply.


Entry Fee

  • U9 – U10: 7v7 $400
  • U11 – U13: 9v9 $420 per team
  • U13 – U18 11v11: $530 per team


Deadline for all entry fees is Wednesday, August 10th, 2016. If the full entry fee is not received by this date, your team will lose its place in the tournament. If brackets fill, some age groups may be closed early.

Payments are accepted by debit or credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover only). We do not accept checks as a form of payment.



The 2016 Rush Cup tournament Committee has appointed Anthony Travel as the official tournament hospitality service. Visit Anthony Travel to book your Rush Cup travel or view the travel document here. E-mail them at soccer@anthonytravel.com.

*Hotel Requirements: All teams participating in the Texas Rush Soccer Club’s Rush Cup 2016 are required to make hotel reservations through our official tournament housing agent, Anthony Travel. Any team who refuses to follow this rule will be disqualified from the event and will not receive a refund.


Other Facts

  • Each team will play a minimum of 3 games
  • A Champion will be crowned in each division U9 (if full bracket created) and U10 and above
  • Individual awards will be presented to each player for Finalist teams
  • USSF certified referees
  • Communication leading up to the event will be conducted via email, the team coach or manager who registers the team needs to have easy access to email
  • Tournament results and standings will be updated on the tournament website on Saturday evening and at the end of the tournament.
  • Check-in for out of town teams will be done online (see information above). Texas Rush teams will check-in TBA.
  • For Traveling teams there will be NO Saturday morning check-in unless prior arrangements have been made with the approval of the tournament director.


Contact Information

Stuart Fitzsimons, Tournament Director
Phone: 281-298-2180
Email: sfitzsimons@texasrush.com

Additional Information


All teams (apart from Texas Rush Teams) must check-in for the tournament ON-LINE. Scan all of the paperwork needed (see below) then attach it to an e-mail then send that to the following e-mail address, RushCup@texasrush.com. All of the items below must be sent via e-mail (On-line check-in) between MIDNIGHT Wednesday, August 10 TO MIDNIGHT Monday, AUGUST 15! Once your information has been checked you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

  • Official Roster: SCAN THIS AND THEN E-MAIL IT TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS LISTED ABOVE. Please use your official roster, make sure all uniform numbers are on the roster. Last year’s rosters are still official until the end of the month so you can still use them. You can write in guest player’s information on this roster including uniform number. If for any reason you do not have an official roster, get a letter from your club’s registrar (club/association letterhead) with their signature on it to prove your players have been registered and are covered by insurance. On this letter we need the players full name, birth date, player ID # and statement stating they are registered at your club or association for all of you players.
  • Travel Permit: ONLY For those teams who are traveling from outside of South Texas (STYSA). SCAN THESE AND THEN E-MAIL IT TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS LISTED ABOVE.
  • Player Cards: SCAN THESE AND THEN E-MAIL IT TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS LISTED ABOVE.MUST SCAN BOTH SIDES OF THE PLAYER CARD!! Please use your new ones (this year’s) if you have them. However WE WILL ACCEPT LAST YEARS if you have an official roster with the player listed on it. Guest players with no card, please have your club/association registrar generate a guest player card. If for any reason you do not have the official player cards, get a letter from your club’s registrar (club/association letterhead) with their signature on it stating your player cards are not available. On this letter we need the player’s full name, birth date, player ID # and statement stating they are registered at your club or association for all of your players.
  • Medical Release Forms: US Youth Soccer Form| US Club Soccer Form SCAN THESE AND THEN E-MAIL IT TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS LISTED ABOVE. These need to be filled out properly!
  • Saturday Check-in: there will be NO Saturday morning check-in unless prior arrangements have been made with the approval of the tournament director.

Winterblast 2017 – 3v3 Tournament

Winterblast 2017 – 3v3 Tournament

Join us for fun, fast paced excitement and a family oriented soccer experience at the Winterblast 3v3 Soccer Tournament

  • Ages U5 – U14 boys and girls
  • Games played on FIFA approved synthetic turf at Bear Branch Sports Complex in The Woodlands, TX
  • Lots of fun, soccer contests, free giveaways, awards for team name, team spirit and individual juggling contest
  • Minimum 4 games

Milton Arraez
Tournament Director
(832) 244-5836

Tournament Administration
(281) 298-2180

Teams should be registered in the age-group category of the oldest player on the team, even if players’ ages span more than one age group.

Age Group Birth Year
U-14 January  1, 2004 to December 31, 2004
U-13 January  1, 2005 to December 31, 2005
U-12 January  1, 2006 to December 31, 2006
U-11 January  1, 2007 to December 31, 2007
U-10 January  1, 2008 to December 31, 2008
U-9 January  1, 2009 to December 31, 2009
U-8 January  1, 2010 to December 31, 2010
U-7 January  1, 2011 to December 31, 2011
U-6 January  1, 2012 to December 31, 2012
U-5 January  1, 2013 to December 31, 2013

All local teams MUST register below (Saturday AM registration is not an option for local teams)

When:             Thursday, December 7, 2017

Where:            Functional 45 Training – Creekside

Time:               6:30pm – 8:00pm

Address:          8510 Creekside Forest Drive Suite. E-100, The Woodlands, Texas 77375

December 9, 2017

Bear Branch Sports fields

Registration Fees: 
$195 per team

Registration Open:
September 15, 2017

Registration Deadline:
November 27, 2017

Quick Links:
Field Map

Brought to you by Functional 45 Training – Creekside / Magnolia

Jr ECNL Event Hotel Information

Springhill Suites – The Woodlands
16520 N Fwy Service Rd, Conroe, TX 77384
Rate: $119 – Breakfast included
Gina Zannie: (936) 271-0051


Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott
3010 Interstate 45 North/Conroe, TX 77303
Rate: $119 – Breakfast included
Tamara Sandford: (936) 756-3040


Fairfield Inn & Suites
16850 I-45 S, The Woodlands, TX 77384
Rate: $114 – Breakfast included
Rachel Henderson: (936) 271-0110


Drury Inn & Suites
28099 I-45, The Woodlands, TX 77380 |
Rate: $119 – Breakfast included
Megan Kruse: (281) 362-7222


Candlewood Suites
17525 St Lukes Way, The Woodlands, TX 77384
Rate: $129 – Breakfast not included
Alicia Goldsmith: (936) 271-2100


Courtyard Houston – The Woodlands
1020 Lake Front Circle, The Woodlands, TX 77380
Rate: $109.99 – Breakfast not included
Catherine Beyt: (281) 292-4521


Residence Inn
1040 Lake Front Circle, The Woodlands, TX 77380
Rate: $119.99 – Breakfast included
Catherine Beyt: (281) 292-4521


Homewood Suites by Hilton Houston/Woodlands
29813 I-45 North, The Woodlands, TX 77381
Rate: $109 – Breakfast included
Donna Strzodka: (281) 681-9199


Courtyard Marriott Shenandoah
19255 David Memorial Dr, Shenandoah, TX 77385
Rate: $119 – Breakfast not included
Laura Marks: 1-800-321-2211


Hilton Garden Inn Woodlands
9301 Six Pines Drive, Houston, TX 77380
Rate: $134 – Breakfast included
Danielle Holman: (281) 364-9300


Embassy Suites
1855 Hughes Landing Blvd, The Woodlands, TX 77380
Rate: $139 – Breakfast not included
Charlsie Payne: (281) 298-2900


Hampton Inn & Suites – North Houston
23523 Northgate Crossing Blvd, Spring, TX 77373
Rate: $119 – Breakfast included
Jeanne Erwin: (281) 528-7400