US Women’s Soccer Team and More

I spent over twenty-five years in the United States Navy. It was with disgust and disappointment that I watched some women dubbed “US Women’s Soccer Team” disrespect the country’s anthem and flag. The worst image during the post-game celebration was a player intentionally dropping the flag to the ground. But …

Season End for Pipeline 2007 Girls Black

How do you end chronicling the successes and failures of the Pipeline 2007 Girls Black team? With the last report, once the team has played its final match. A final report as this team is no more. Team at Region 1 The final match for the fourteen girls was their …

Pipeline 2007 Girls Black

Again, the Pipeline 2007 Girls Black team earned respect. History The team began training in August 2018. It was a meld of members from the previous 2007 Black team, the 2007 Red team, and new club members. The coach’s dilemma was building them into a team that could compete with …

Pipeline 2007 Girls Black at FC DELCO

The Pipeline 2007 Girls Black team competed in the FC DELCO Players Cup 25-26 May. This tournament was the next to last of this season for the team. The team will be at the President’s Cup Regional tournament in a couple weeks. They won their bracket and played in the …

Pipeline 2007 Girls Black’s Spring Season

The Pipeline 2007 Girls Black are having a good year. They were finalists at the February APC Premier Cup Girls 2019 Spring Showcase with wins over NJ STALLIONS WAYNE UTD 07 NPL and STA 2007G. The team started the Spring EDP with two-one wins over BETHESDA SC ACADEMY WHITE 07 …

What makes a good soccer coach?

I may interrupt my soccer coaching career with the Pipeline Soccer Club after the spring EDP season and May’s club tryouts. August 2016, I joined my son-in-law coaching the Pipeline 2008 Boys Gold team. Since I have assisted him with the Pipeline 2008 Boys Red, 2007 Girls Red, and the …

Pipeline SC 2007 Girls Black’s vs Bethesda SC White

Saturday’s game was Pipeline 2007 Girls Black’s first game since finishing as a finalist in the APC Premier Cup Girls 2019 Spring Showcase.     These two teams played twice in the fall, but only one result counted. The game that wasn’t They played the first game on a day …

Pipeline 2006 Girls Black EDP 2019

The Pipeline 2006 Girls Black team began their EDP 2019 spring schedule the past weekend. The team played two games and went one win and one draw. The Saturday game was against the A3 Royals. Pipeline played A3 to a nil-nil draw on a cold, windy night. This was a …

Pipeline 2007 Girls Black Update

It is time for an update on the Pipeline 2007 Girls Black team’s 2018-2019 season. My last update was 22 October 2018. Pipeline EDP Results The team finished their EDP winter season with a record of two wins, one draw, and six losses. The two wins were shutouts, and the …

The year in review

We are in the last hours of Christmas Day. A week from today we will start a new year, 2019. How quickly the year has passed.