Local soccer player scores prestigious statewide honor

Whenever the Land O’ Lakes Gators needed a score, Sydny Nasello was there to answer the call. And, she delivered often, racking up 120 goals during her four-year varsity soccer career. In this past season alone, the senior tallied 45 goals and 13 assists — guiding the Gators to the regional finals, a 23-3 record and undefeated (7-0) district mark. Her skills on the field — combined … [Read more...]

Score one for the girls!

Team USA Women’s World Cup 5-2 victory over Japan drew an estimated 22.8 million viewers, shattering television ratings records for a soccer game in the United States. And, in interviews leading up to the game, moms of the soccer players often told commentators that their daughter had been dreaming of playing in a World Cup final since they were little girls. World Cup has focused more … [Read more...]