2009 ECNL Boys Top the League at Holiday Break

Congratulations to the 2009 ECNL boys who after beating 2nd place Penn Fusion head into the Christmas break unbeaten and in 1st place in their ECNL Northeast Conference. Last year’s Elite 8 participants have started their 22/23 season at a blistering pace and are well placed to secure their spot in the National Playoffs for […]

Stroud Named ACC Midfielder of the Year

Congratulations to FC Motown STA USL2 standout Peter Stroud who was named ACC Midfielder of the Year for the second straight season. He was also voted to the All-ACC First Team. Stroud has scored one goal and added five assists so far for Duke this year, and has also played 1,396 minutes. Stroud, who was […]

RU Wins Big Ten Championship – Tiao Selected to All-Tournament Team

Congratulations to STA alumni Chris Tiao and his Rutgers teammates (4 of whom: Tommy Devizio (C), Mathew Acosta, Anthony O’Donnell and Zach Riviere represented our FC Motown STA USL2 team this summer) on claiming their first Big Ten Tournament Championship in program history! Rutgers defeated Indiana University on Sunday 3-1, earning a ticket to the […]

2009 ECRL Team Claim Third Straight Tournament Title

Well done to the 2009 ECRL Boys whose success at the EDP Fall Classic sees them move to 20 games unbeaten throughout the fall season. Last year’s ECRL National Championship Semi Finalists are top of their Northeast Conference and rounded out their play in 2022 with another resounding tournament victory.

Friedberg Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year

Congratulations to STA alumni Ryan Friedberg on being named the Ivy League Rookie of the Year! Friedberg, who represents Cornell University, has been sensational this season and played a huge role for “Big Red” in their run to this year’s College Cup. He received Rookie of the Year honors after posting a 13-3-1 record with […]

Youth National Team ID Center Call Ups

  Congratulations to STA’s five Girls Academy League players and two ECNL Boys players who were called up to attend recent U.S. Soccer Youth National Team ID Center sessions. The girls selected were: Sienna Goldstein (2008 GA), Anna Gominiak (2008 GA), Layla Rivera (2008 GA), Abby Rodek (2009 GA) and Lulu Wenger (2009 GA). The […]

WPSL and USL2 Teams Begin Seasons on a High Note

Congratulations to both our USL2 and WPSL teams who started off the season strong! The USL2 team currently sits in third place, while the WPSL team is in second place of their respective conferences after a number of positive opening results to their seasonal league play. Beyond this, thank you so much to everyone who […]

STA Announces Partnership with Gotham FC

STA is delighted to announce a partnership with Gotham FC that will see the NWSL club become the top of the STA girl’s Player Development. Providing tangible opportunities for the club’s brightest talents to train alongside some of the best players in the world within Gotham’s NWSL first team environment, the partnership, we hope, will […]

21 players attend Girls Academy Northeast Talent ID Event

Congratulations to the 21 players selected from across our Girls Academy teams to attend the Northeast Talent ID event in MA on June 12th. Players competed in front of both Youth National Team Scouts and College Coaches and were selected for participation based upon the quality of their performances this season. Congratulations to all of […]

Kelly Sims selected as US YNT U15 Assistant Coach for trip to Holland and Germany

Girls Academy Director Kelly Sims has been called up for the US Youth National Team U15 trip to Europe that serves as a warm up tour ahead of this summer’s CONCACAF Tournament. The national team Assistant Coach will travel to Europe with the country’s youngest crop of internationals as they face off against Germany and […]

Nine Teams Qualify for San Diego


Congratulations to the following teams on their qualification for National Playoffs in San Diego: the 2008, 2007, 2006 and 2005 Girls Academy Teams; the 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2005 Boys ECNL Teams; and the 2009 Boys ECRL Team. An incredible accomplishment that will see STA be one of the most heavily represented clubs in the […]