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  Newsletter - July 17, 2009  

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We are looking for historical photos for the WSA historical records and for the website. If you want to let us scan them or give them to us, please let us know!
Serbian SC Milwauke - 1986-1987

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Men's First Division Schedule

Championship Game at Uihlein

Date/Time Home Score Away Score Location
Sun. July 19, 12:30pm Milwaukee Sport Club   Serbian SC Milwaukee   Uihlein Field

Men's Major Division Schedule

Championship Game at Uihlein

Date/Time Home Score Away Score Location
Sun. July 19, 3:00pm Milwaukee Kickers   Madison United   Uihlein Field

Women's Majors Is Back!

Back again, starting this fall.

Team Registration: August 1, 2009
Individual Player Information to WASA: August 28, 2009
1st First Game: September 6, 2009.

League will have a Fall and Spring schedule with 8 games each. If there is any interest, there will be indoor.


National Open Cup

In Men’s Open Final, Bavarians (WI) and Nebraska 402 (NE) kept the game close as the score remained 2-2 in the 90th minute. Both teams played on Saturday under a sunny sky with temperatures in the high 90s. The match went into overtime to only give two more goals for Bavarians making them the 2009 USASA Region II Open Cup Champions. Bavarians lost their chance to advance in last year’s qualifying when they were eliminated in quarterfinals by AAC Eagles (IL).

Their next game will be in Orlando, Florida, on July 24-26
  The USASA National Cup Finals will be held in Orlando, Florida, July 24-26, at the Seminole County Sports Training Center. More...
For photos of the event, click here.

National Amateur Cup

The following teams from Wisconsin participated in the Region II National Amateur Cup games on June 25-27, 2009 in Oak Park, IL:

For photos of the event, click here.

Category Team
Men's Amateur Croatian Eagles
Men's U20 Milwaukee Kickers
Elm Grove SC
Men's U23 FC Magic
Men's Over 30 Milwaukee City SC
Women's Amateur Women's Soccer Club United
Women's U23 FC Milwaukee

Milwaukee Kickers U20 have won. They will now participate in the U20 National Tournament. The USASA and the USASA Region I National Cups Committee are organizing the 2009 U20 National Tournament for both Men and Women. The tournament will be held on July 18-19, 2009 in Manalapan, NJ. The event will be in the format of a weekend tournament and is hosted by the New Jersey Soccer Association.More...

Interesting Soccer Facts

In 1997 Nigerian international Celestine Babayaro broke his leg while celebrating a goal in his Chelsea debut during a preseason game.

Luigi Riva once broke the arm of a spectator with one of his powerful shots.

Non flying Dutchman Dennis Bergkamp's fear of flying caused him to miss many international and European games for Arsenal.

Spotlight on 2009 Wisconsin Soccer Association Hall of Fame Inductee: Stanisa Markovic

Stanisa Markovic (b. Yugoslavia, State Serbia), Coach, Racine Strikers SC

He currently resides in Racine, WI with his wife Jamie. Stanisa was born in Gracanica, Serbia, in then Yugoslavia in 1941. He learned the sport of soccer as a youth playing for Buducost of Valjevo, Serbia. After coming to the U.S. Milan played for UW-Parkside from 1969 to 1972. He played in the Wisconsin Major Division with the Milwaukee Serbian SC for ten years from 1967 to 1977. Milan finished his playing carer with the Racine Steel Castings team.

Stanisa began coaching at Saint Bonaventure High School in 1972. During his tenue at Saint Bonaventure the boy’s team won back-to-back state championships. From 1978 to 1985, Stanisa was the boy’s coach at Racine Horlick High School that won a greater Milwaukee area conference title and twice advanced to the Boy’s High School State Championship. Stanisa also coached club soccer at the adult level with the Racine Steel Castings and the United Serbians SC. Stanisa’s coaching has been recognized by his selection as a Racine County Coach of the Year and in 1982 awarded a medal by the Racine Journal Times newspaper.

WSA HOF - Saturday, March 20, 2010 - Next Hall of Fame is at Serb Hall again!

Plan on attending the 2009 WSA HOF on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at Serb Hall. Please support the advertisers who are listed on the side of the newsletters.

Interesting Video

  Very Cool Soccer Tricks

International Games Schedule

Date Teams Local Time Venue
7/18/2009 Seattle Sounders FC vs. Chelsea FC (England) 12:00 p.m. PT Qwest Field (Seattle, WA)
7/18/2009 CSD Comunicaciones (Guatemala) vs. CS Herediano (Costa Rica) 7:30 p.m. ET Moretz Stadium ­ Lenoir­Rhyne Univ. (Hickory, NC)
7/18/2009 Cruz Azul (Mexico) vs. Tigres (Mexico) 7:00 p.m. CT Mike A. Myers Track & Soccer Stadium (Austin, TX)
7/19/2009 Club America (Mexico) vs. Inter Milan (Italy) 4:00 p.m. PT Stanford Stadium (Palo Alto, CA)
7/19/2009 Atletico Nacional (Colombia) vs. Nuevo America de Cali (Colombia) 6:30 p.m. ET FIU Stadium (Miami, FL)
7/19/2009 L.A. Galaxy vs. AC Milan (Italy) 7:00 p.m. PT Home Depot Center (Carson, CA)
7/21/2009 Chelsea FC (England) vs. Inter Milan (Italy) 8:00 p.m. PT Rose Bowl Stadium (Pasadena, CA)
7/22/2009 AC Milan (Italy) vs. Club America (Mexico) 7:00 p.m. ET Georgia Dome (Atlanta, GA)
7/24/2009 AC Milan (Italy) vs. Chelsea FC (England) 8:00 p.m. ET M&T Bank Stadium (Baltimore, MD)
From U.S. Soccer Federation

Interesting Links

Milwaukee Brewers: http://www.brewersfc.com/
2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa: http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/index.html
USASA Open Cup results: http://www.usopencup.com/
World soccer stadiums: http://www.worldstadiums.com/


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