Bethesda Soccer Club In the News
by Deb Warsaw
Image (L to R): Jeremy Ebobisse, Tommy Madden, Eric Matzelevich
Three Bethesda-Olney Players Named to All-Select Roster at 2013 Academy Winter Showcase
BETHESDA, MARYLAND (USA) - -- - - - MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2013- - - Bethesda-Olney was in force at the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase in Lakewood Ranch, Florida on December 12, 2013. At the showcase, Bethesda-Olney U-15/16s played to 3 wins- 0 losses and the U-17/18's played to 2 wins- 1 loss.
Bethesda-Olney was honored to have the most All-Select Rostered academy players out of the regional Academy teams in attendance.
The three All-Select Bethesda-Olney players are: U-17/18 Forward Jeremy Eboboisse, U-15/16 Forward Eric Matzelevich, and U-15/16 Midfielder Tommy Madden. All were proud to represent Bethesda-Olney.
Bethesda-Olney's U17/18 , Jeremy Ebobisse is one of 'Top Drawer Soccer's Players to Know' U-18 U.S. Soccer Development Academy.
Ebobisse attended the U- 18 U.S. Soccer Men's National Team domestic training camp September 2013 at the U.S. Soccer’s National Training Center at The Home Depot Center in Carson, California.
Over the summer, Ebobisse was invited to the National Combine at Nike's World Headquarters in Portland, Oregon. U.S. Soccer identified 64 of the country's elite 15- to 17-year-old players to participate in this event which is part of the expanded Training Center program launched in partnership with Nike in 2013. This five-day camp is designed to evaluate and build the core for the U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team pool.
Jeremy Ebobisse plays for the Bethesda-Olney Academy under the highly successful Coach Matt Pilkington.
Thomas Madden, a midfielder on Bethesda-Olney's U15/16 Academy Team is on the IMG 150 2015 Player Pool.
Madden has been a force on many Bethesda teams and is making a name for himself on his U16 Academy team and Academy circles. He is coached by the well known Bethesda-Olney Brett Colton.
Eric Matzelevich, Bethesda-Olney's U15/16 talented striker recently attended the U-17 Men’s National Team residency training October 20-26, 2013 at Bradenton, Florida.
Matzelevich continues to make an impact with his strong technique and speed. He is coached by Brett Colton.
Congratulations to the players, coaches, parents and supporters.
U.S. Soccer Article
ABOUT THE US SOCCER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY: Established in 2007, the U.S. Soccer Development Academy strives to improve the everyday environment for the elite youth player. The Development Academy is a partnership between U.S. Soccer and the top youth clubs around the country to provide the best youth players in the U.S. with an everyday environment designed to produce the next generation of National Team players.
ABOUT BETHESDA SOCCER CLUB: is a Premier Travel and Youth Development based in Montgomery County, Maryland, outside Washington DC, with over 30 years of soccer excellence. Bethesda Soccer Club started as three teams in 1979, competing as the Bethesda Boys Club. Today, they have over 60 boys’ and girls’ teams from ages U-8 through U-19 that compete in various leagues in Maryland, Virginia and Region I. Many of our players have gone on to have successful collegiate or professional careers. The Club philosophy is to develop our players so that they are prepared to compete at the next level. For more information visit: http://www.bethesdasoccer.org
ABOUT OBGC, For information, visit: http://www.obgcsoccer.org/home/ OBGC Soccer (Olney) was formed in 1975 and was incorporated in Maryland in 1981 as a 501(c) (iii) non-profit organization. OBGC Soccer fields travel teams for boys and girls in the National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) and Washington Area Girls Soccer League (WAGS) and Olney/Bethesda Soccer League (OBSL).
CONTACTS: Jonathon Colton, Bethesda Soccer Club, Director of Coaching Boys firstname.lastname@example.org; Pete Wood, Director of Coaching Boys, OBGC email@example.com ; Deb Warsaw, Bethesda Soccer Club, Marketing / PR,marylandDeb@yahoo.com; More information: www.bethesdasoccer.org Twitter @bethesdascnews Facebook: Bethesda Soccer Club
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