Latest High school soccer News

Des Moines schools and Drake to build $19.5M stadium

Jul. 8, 2020 8:55 AM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Des Moines School Board voted to move forward on a nearly $20 million high school and middle school sports stadium in partnership with Drake University, despite pushback from some district patrons. On Tuesday, the city’s school board unanimously approved design and...

High school football, girls soccer won't start on time

Jun. 30, 2020 4:52 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Secondary Schools Athletic Association said Tuesday that football and girls' soccer will not start on schedule because of the coronavirus pandemic. Season openers had been set for Aug. 21 with jamborees a week earlier but on Monday Gov. Bill Lee extended Tennessee's...

FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2019, file photo, injured Brooklyn Nets player Kevin Durant smiles as he greets teammates returning to the bench during a timeout in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks, in New York. Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant has joined the ownership group of Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union. Durant, a 10-time NBA All-Star, has a 5% ownership stake, with an option for 5% more in the near future, the Union announced Monday, June 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Durant joins ownership group for soccer's Philadelphia Union

Jun. 15, 2020 5:46 PM EDT

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant has joined the ownership group of Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union. Durant, a 10-time NBA All-Star, has a 5% ownership stake, with an option for 5% more in the near future, the Union announced Monday. “I’ve always been a soccer fan and have wanted to get...

Lewiston High soccer wins 'Player of Year' award, again

Jun. 13, 2020 12:07 PM EDT

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Lewiston High's Bilal Hersi has been selected as the Gatorade Maine Boys Soccer Player of the Year. Again. It was the second consecutive award for the standout soccer player, who scored 32 goals and assisted on 12 others this season. He has signed a letter of intent to play soccer at...