Each week a BOYS & GIRLS PLAYER of the WEEK will be recognized. Players are nominated by coaches and staff of Ohio Elite based on their play in games, attitude, and improvement over the course of the season. All nominations are listed as well.
July 27, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) - Ohio Elite Soccer Academy is proud to announce membership to the Boys Club Championship (BCC). The BCC was formed when several highly-regarded travel clubs from coast to coast got together to search for ways to get consistent, competitive matches for their U15-U18 boys teams.
July 24, 2014 (Louisville, KY) - Louisville women's soccer alumna Katie Walz was recently named to the 2016 Team Handball U.S. National Team. Walz, who completed her collegiate soccer career in the fall of 2013, will complete her Nursing degree from the University of Louisville in December 2014 and will then join the team in residency.
June14, 2014 (West Chester, OH) - Nearly 100 players grades 9 through 12 attended the one day clinic hosted by Ohio Elite and the National Guard. Men's Head Coach Matt Wilkerson (Hanover College) , Men's Assistant Coach Kiki Lara (University of Dayton) along with Cincinnati Head Women's Coach Neil Stafford and Xavier Women's Coach Rob Sherwood lended their coaching talents to put the players through a morning training sessions and then spoke to the players about what it take to be a collegiate player. The day concluded with games where the college coaches stayed on hand to evaluate the talent and give instruction.
June 11, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) - The NPL Boys have qualified the 1995 and 1997 teams for Midwest Development League Regional NPL Playoffs in Waukegan, IL, June 21-24. The teams are comprised of players with birth years of 1995, 1996, 1997, and 1998. Both teams officially qualified with victories on Tuesday in Cleveland against division foes, Internationals.
OE & The Seven Hills School Agree On Use Of Athletic Facility
June 2, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) – Ohio Elite Soccer Academy and The Seven Hills School have agreed on a four year use of The Seven Hills athletic facilities. The Seven Hills School will be constructing two new all-weather turf soccer fields, a full size and smaller 8 v 8 field on their Hillsdale campus on Red Bank Road. Once completed, the facility will be one of the largest outdoor athletic facilities in the Cincinnati area - three turf fields measuring 175,000 sq. ft. Construction for the fields is scheduled to be completed by Cincinnati-based The Motz Group at the end of August 2014. Along with the turf usage, Ohio Elite will also begin working with The Seven Hills School SAY Soccer program in helping develop coaches and players.
The 2014 OESA Walk-A-thon was a tremendous success! Thank you to everyone who donated time, energy, and baskets and helped raise $12,000 to go directly to the OESA Olberding Training and Competition Center in West Chester, Ohio.
May 7, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) - The U18 Boys recognized the athletes that have committed to play collegiate soccer in the fall. Ten young men will take their talents to schools and teams across the South, Midwest, and Canada.
May 3, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) - The U18 ECNL Girls recognized their seniors at their home contest this past weekend. Of the 16 members, 15 will be attending college and playing soccer while Ashley Thiss is still a junior.
March 3, 2014 (Cincinnati, OH) - Ohio Elite Soccer Academy has always taken pride in being a player first academy. This takes many forms from playing talented young players in older age groups to offering opportunities to travel to different countries and experience various cultures. Most recently that mentality has extended across the world to Uganda.
December 30, 2013 (Orlando, FL) - The U17 NPL Boys rallied late, yet again, to bring home the Disney Showcase title in the Premier White Division. Austin Smythe nodded home his fifth goal of the tournament off assists from Christian Kallenberger and Max Pochobradsky with 38 seconds remaining in the second overtime for the victory.