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Strikers vs. Keepers Camp sponsored by MosquitoNix

The club just completed the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp at Bear Branch soccer complex with over 120 players (ages 7-18, boys / girls) involved during the week.  The week consisted of action packed training activities for goalkeepers and strikers in and around the attacking third of the field.  This camp was brought to you by MosquitoNix and was offered in the evening time slot.

“It was a great week of action packed training activities in front of goal for both the striker and the goalkeeper positions.  Scoring goals and making split second reflex saves was in regular occurrence for the players with top class instruction from our coaching staff.  The staff and players had a fantastic week.” Jamie Bell, Director of Coaching – Camps.

Dynamo | Dash Youth Coaching Education 2017

The club is very proud to have provided extensive coaching educational opportunities to the staff throughout the last twelve (12) months.  The following coaches furthered their credentials through licensing or other educational events:

Nick O’Shea, Steven Grave – ‘A’ License Youth

Darron Rush – ‘B’ License

Jason Budd – ‘C’ License

Rafael Zuluaga – ‘D’ License

Don Gemmell, Phil Ebner, Simon Boddison, Andrew Squire, Dave Dengerink & Nick O’Shea – attended the NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) Convention, Los Angeles, CA in January 2017.

“Soccer is constantly changing with innovative concepts and it’s vital that the club’s coaching staff are provided with the resources and tools to keep up with the demands of the modern game.  Providing educational opportunities (licensure, events, seminars, conferences and international symposiums) is unique and ensures the club remains a leading organization in the country for youth soccer.”  Don Gemmell, Technical Director, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.

If you are interested in joining our professional coaching staff, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650 for more information.

TOPS Camp – Bradbury Brothers

TOPS Soccer Camp

Dates: July 17 – 21, 2017
Location: Dunlap Gym, John Cooper School, One John Cooper Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77381

Ages: 4-14
Times: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Cost: $25

Players will participate in lots of TOPS fun small sided games and will focus on the Soccer fundamentals of the game which includes scoring lots of goals!  This camp is designed for players with special needs.

“A huge thank you goes out to the Bradbury family in their yearly support for this very special camp hosted by John Cooper High School.  It’s very well received and it’s a very important part of our summer curriculum that is offered.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

World Cup Camp 2017 – Bikeland

The club just completed it’s first week of summer activities wrapping up the World Cup Camp brought to you by Bikeland.

“Offering two time slots for the camp enables players to attend based upon their busy summer schedule.  It’s a fun atmosphere that is enjoyed by the players and the staff that kicks off the start of the summer.”  Jamie Bell, Director of Coaching – Camps.

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Strikers vs. Keepers Camp 2017 – Sponsored by MosquitoNix

The club will be hosting the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp sponsored by MosquitoNix at Bear Branch Sports Fields, June 19-22.

Ages: 7-12
Times: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Cost: $190

Ages: 13-18
Times: 7:45pm-9:15pm
Cost: $190

“I would like to thank MosquitoNix for partnering with the club for the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp.  It’s an exciting environment as it’s action packed and the kids thoroughly enjoy the intensity of the camp curriculum provided.  We look forward to working with MosquitoNix over the next 12 months in marketing their products and services to our membership.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations. 

Community Outreach – Houston Family Magazine – Summer Fun Fest 2017

The club were involved in their latest Community Outreach event at the Houston Family Magazine – Summer Fun Fest at The Woodlands Mall on June 11. Over 1,000 families from all over Houston were at the event experiencing different interactive booths.  Gifts, promotional items and activities were on site for all the visitors to enjoy at the Houston Dynamo | Dash booth.  The club’s Community Outreach program is brought to you by Houston Methodist Hospital – The Woodlands.

If you’re interested in having the Houston Dynamo|Dash Youth appear at your next event, please feel free to contact Stuart Taylor, Director of Community Outreach at staylor@dynamodashyouth.com

’99/00 Rush Boys – Regional Cup Winners 2017

The club is very excited to announce that the ‘99/00 (U18/19) Boys Rush won the Regional Cup 2017 and they have been invited to compete at regionals in Libertyville, IL on June 23-26.

Team: Texas Rush ’99/00 Boys
Coach: Nigel Vaughan
Age Group: 1998-2000
Level of Cup: Regional Cup – U18/19 Boys

Semi-Final:
Texas Rush ’99/00 Boys Rush vs.  Space City FC 99 Boys (Won 3-1, Michael Pavon – 3 goals)
Final:
Texas Rush ’99/00 Boys vs.  Texans 98/99 Houston Elite (Won 1-0, own goal)

Squad Members:  Victor Cantu Jnr, Alex Cardenas, Sebastian Garcia, Amaha Ghide, Garrett Gordon, Cameron Gregory, Carson Knox, Chris Letai, Christian Lopez, Maxwell Mouer, Michael Pavon, Vinit Reddy, Juan Pablo Ruiz, Chris Sanchez, Luke Sims, Ryder Sousa, Zachary Thorsen, Julien Zanovello, Brendon Dauth, Asa Graham, Javier Pavon

“The team really gelled both on and off the field as shown by an undefeated Spring campaign and winning the Regional Cup. Congrats to all of the lads for a job well done!”  Coach Nigel Vaughan, Director of Coaching – Senior Boys / Head Coach ’99/00 Boys Rush.

“The boys played very well this Spring going undefeated and culminating in this Championship. Coach Nigel Vaughan did a fantastic job building and coaching this team. I’m very proud of their efforts on the pitch and the sportsmanship the team displayed throughout.”  Andy Mouer, Team Manager.

Texas Rush ’02 Boys – Regional Cup Champions 2017

The club is very proud to announce that the Texas Rush ’02 Boys won the Regional Cup 2017 at Bear Branch soccer complex, The Woodlands on June 3-4, 2017.

Team: Texas Rush 02 Boys
Coach: Bogdan Onut
Age Group: 2002

Results:

Quarter Final :  Texas Rush 02 Boys vs. Texas 02B Nero (won 2-1)

Semi-Final:  Texas Rush 02 Boys vs. AHFC 02 Boys Blue C (won 3-0)

Final:  Texas Rush 02 Boys vs. Texans 02 Boys Houston Elite 0-0 (Advanced on PK’s 4-3)

“The game was very well executed by the players. It was amazing to see their happiness at the end of the event.  I’m so proud of the boys, congratulations to the players and parents on a fantastic season!”  Bogdan Onut, Head Coach ’02 Rush Boys.

Squad:
Adrian Aguas, Johnathan Lyon, Matthew Hilborn, Nicolas Gonzalez, Sebastian Carranza, Hudson LeBlanc, Marcus Deleon, Miles Cary, Brian Bonilla, Wyatt Fayette, Jason Bracco, Connor Duncan, Reid Bohnert, Fran Rice, Ander Ormaza, Ross Dixon, Sebastian Plaza, Emiliano Plaza

Team Manager:  Joel LeBlanc.

World Cup Camp – Bikeland

The club is very excited to announce the first of multiple soccer camps this Summer is sponsored by Bikeland.

World Cup Camp

June 12-15 2017
Bear Branch Sports Fields, 5205 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77381

Ages: 6-12
8am-10am or 6:30pm-8:30pm
Cost: $190

The Dynamo | Dash Youth professional coaching staff will deliver an action-packed soccer camp focusing on individual fundamental skills (receiving, dribbling, passing and shooting). Every day, players will participate in fun, competitive small sided games and even play in their own “World Cup” themed tournament.

“I would like to thank Bikeland (Jeff Chaffin) for his support over the last three years of partnering with the club.  Bikeland is very much connected with the local community and has continually supported our youth program whether it has been related to an tournament event or one of our summer camps.  The club looks forward to marketing their products and services to our club membership over the next 12 months.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

19189 Interstate 45 Suite B
SE corner of I-45 & Research Forest Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77385

Phone: (281) 362-9253, (281) 364-9253
Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday 10am – 7:00pm
Saturday 10am – 6:00pm
Sunday 1pm – 5:00pm

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.

http://dynamodashyouth.com/events/tournaments/