ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Saint Louis Scott Gallagher sends three teams to compete in the 2021 US Youth Soccer National Playoffs.
Saint Louis Scott Gallagher will add three more teams to the US Youth Soccer national stage, sending three boys’ teams (Elite 02, Elite 03 and Elite 04) to compete in the upcoming USYS National League Playoffs. Each perspective team will have a tough bracket ahead of them with the goal of stamping their ticket into the 2021 National Championship in their perspective age group.
The Elite 02s and Elite 04s leave this Friday for North Carolina and playing one match each on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. 02’ Elite will compete in GROUP B where they will face off against Midwest United FC 02 (MI), Patuxent Football Academy 2002 (MD), and KSA 02 Pro-Profile (GA). Head Coach Denny Marsheutz expressed his eagerness and excitement for the opportunity to represent Saint Louis Scott Gallagher on the national stage. “We are honored to represent Saint Louis Scott Gallagher. We are ready to play and eager to bring back positive results.”
04’ Elite will compete in GROUP B against FC Dallas Youth 04 West (TX-N), Georgia Storm 2004 II (GA) and 2004 PDA Hibernian Modric (NJ). SLSG coach Tim Amlong had this to say when talking about the upcoming tournament, “The boys have been preparing for this for some time. Covid-19 has put a damper on things and now comes the time for us to go out and represent St. Louis Scott Gallagher to our full potential. These games will be tough tests for us, but we look forward to competing and trying to stamp our ticket to the National Championship. Boys are working hard and are ready to perform.”
The Elite 03’s leave for Florida on March 18th and play a match on the 19th, 20th, and 21st. They have been grouped with Germantown Legends 03 Black (TN), RSL Southern Arizona 03 Haouala (AZ) and LVSA 03 Silver (NV). When talking about the upcoming tournament SLSG Coach Andy Cooper said “03 Elite is super excited to have earned the right to chase a National Championship. We have worked hard, battled through adversity, and are very ready to go play some meaningful games."
The top team in each bracket at the conclusion of the round robin tournament will qualify for the 2021 National Championships. Saint Louis Scott Gallagher is cheering for all three teams. You’ve already made us proud!