October 7 HP-2 played Whitesboro at Whitesboro. Spencer was out so we had a roster of 10 boys. I juggled the team’s line-up to try and start off with more scoring. Eric scored 3 goals in the opening quarter and the game was a 5-1 win. Logan, Eric, Trevor and Nicco all played turns [...]
The AYSO U10 Boys team wraps up their regular season on Saturday morning concluding a very successful season. We lost one player from our fall team (Patrick) and gained one new player (Zach). We accommodated four boys (Dylan, Joe, Trevor and Jaden) who played both baseball and AYSO soccer. Two boys (Eric and Andrew) were [...]
HP’s U10 Boys team finished 4th in the 6 team Select 7 Tournament! Congratulations to the 10 boys who played so hard today.
Front row: Austin, Josh, Joey, Josh. Back row: Jack, David, Thomas, Colby, Eric, Dylan. Third row: Coach Marcus.
We had nine boys interested in playing in the Frankfort Tournament.
Front row: Zach, Cole, Andrew, Eric. Back row: Trevor, Jaden, David, Aaron and Nicco. Below the team makes the requisite “funny faces picture.”
HP Gold came in 4th in the 6 team tournament beating Frankfort and Remsen and being beaten by Sharon [...]
Eric’s U10 AYSO Boys Soccer team had their Spring 2012 opening game versus Camden today at 9am. Temperatures overnight were cold – 26 degrees. Fortunately we only had 7 boys and they all played continuously and stayed warm. The Odyssey training that Eric and Andrew have been doing really showed off. Eric was aggressive to [...]
The Fall soccer season is winding down. One more practice and one more game. This past week held a tournament and two games for our under-10 boys soccer team. On Saturday 15 October we participated in the Utica Region 664 tournament. The team played 5 games in a round robin format with short-sided games, 7 [...]
Eric and I were bachelors this past weekend as Kathryn went to Rochester on a multipurpose visit:
Lunch with long time friend Debbie Shopping for new clothes Dinner with high school friend Judy Irish-fest with brother Tim and niece Sarah Going away/deployment party for nephew John and wife Danielle Brunch with long time friend Kathy [...]
Thursday night all the AYSO soccer coaches met at the HP Library for discussion and to pick our teams. I am an assistant coach working with Doug Wynne this year. Our U10 boys team has 13 kids. This year they play 7 v 7 with a goalie.
Friday I worked. We got the lawn mowed [...]
Our soccer finale was held Wednesday night. This was a mixed season for me. I lost three experienced players which were replaced by kids who were ‘graduated’ out of U6. It took our team a long time to learn spacing and to play offense by getting open ahead of the ball for a pass. That [...]
Friday night we had a game versus Scott Jones’ team. Since he was short a couple of players I loaned Eric and Hunter. Eric promptly scored two goals against his team. Kathryn caught a picture of one of 1st first two shots as he scored vs former team mates Trevor, Matthew and Jonas. As the [...]