Director’s Update, January 23rd,2012

Join us in welcoming new SAT staff trainer, Wolde Harris. Wolde comes to SAT with several years of player and coaching experience.  He played at Clemson University, leaving as the college’s all-time leading scorer. He joined MLS for the first time in 1997, after spending 1996 with the Colorado Foxes, leading the A-League in goals with 17. Harris played three seasons with the Colorado Rapids, scoring 13 goals in 1998. In 2000, he was traded to the New England Revolution for draft picks. Wolde’s best season with the Revs was his first, when he scored 15 goals. Harris would spend three and a half season in New England, before a trade to the Kansas City Wizards midway through 2003. He spent 2004 with Swedish club Bodens BK before coming back to MLS and Colorado in 2005. In eight years in MLS league play, Harris scored 51 goals and added 31 assists. He signed for Salvadoran outfit Club Deportivo FAS in August 2006.

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Director’s Update, January 12th, 2012

Congratulations to the SAT players who participated in the Wellington Shootout this past weekend.  More impressive than the results was the style of play that all of the teams played; their technical skills and tactical understanding were excellent and caught the attention of referees, coaches, parents and players.  With the seven teams participating in the tournament, boys U9, U10 and U11 and the girls U9, U10, U11 and U12; including finals USA had a record of 20-1-4.  The U9 and U10 boys were crowned tournament champions and the U11 boys came in second place.  The U10 girls also won and the U11 girls came in second place.  The U9 and U12 Girls, both having records of 2-1 finished in third place.  Check out the pictures on facebook@Soccer.Academy.and.Training.

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