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MCC-Maple Woods 2013 Men’s Soccer Preview!

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The men’s soccer team is back in action for the Fall season! We have a group of returning sophomores looking to advance even further than last year, 4 international students who bring a different kind of energy to the team, and a set of twins from a local school district that demonstrate how important it …

Monarchs off to a strong start

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The men’s and women’s soccer teams both won their home openers this week against Coffeyville Community College! The women won their game 4-0, with Kristian Stanford contributing two goals and Kayla Muehlebach and Michelle Hurley scoring a goal apiece. Taylor Blakely, Ciara Howerton, Paige Staples and Stanford each had an assist. The women outshot their …

Blue River alumni soccer game celebrates a winning tradition

Alumni of MCC-Blue River are invited to a very special celebration of collegiate sports at the men’s and women’s Blue River Alumni soccer game on Friday, Aug. 10. This will be the first pre-season game of the year, and it will be played at at Bingham Middle School’s soccer field, just down the street from …

Four Trail Blazers are Academic All-Americans, Blazers earn NJCAA All-Academic Team honors

Four of the athletes on MCC-Blue River’s Trail Blazer men’s and women’s soccer teams achieved the status of Academic All-American by maintaining a high grade point average in 2011 and 2012 while also contributing to their team. The MCC-Blue River athletes being honored by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for their outstanding academic …

MCC-Maple Woods picks up two men’s soccer recruits from Las Vegas

The MCC-Maple Woods Monarchs rosters are filling up, this time with two players from the Las Vegas Heat Football Club in Las Vegas, Nevada.           Alex McCall and Jacob Ewing will join the Monarchs next season at goalkeeper and defender. The Las Vegas Heat is the largest soccer club in Nevada, …

MCC-Maple Woods lands recruit from one of nation’s top soccer clubs

Corey Barahona, a senior midfielder with the Dallas Texans Soccer Academy out of Denton, Tex., will be joining the Monarchs next season. The Dallas Texans are ranked among the top three soccer clubs in the nation. The Dallas Texans were the U17B National League and Classic League D-1 champions for 2011 and placed third in …

Great players bring great success to Trail Blazers

It is no surprise that the Metropolitan Community College Trail Blazers, a soccer team defined by the quality and determination of its members, is proud of the players that have taken the field at Blue River over the years. In 2010 MCC-Blue River All-American Yacine Hamchaoui was considered one of the best community college players in …

Trail Blazers sign outstanding local athletes

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MCC-Blue River won a Region XVI Soccer Championship the last two seasons with the Trail Blazer ladies in 2011, and in 2010 with the Trail Blazer men. They are already in hot pursuit of a great 2012 season with the first letter-of-intent signings of the year. Bailey Barnett will graduate Liberty North High School this …

MCC answers Martin Luther King Day call to service

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President Obama issued a call to service on Martin Luther King day, pointing out that the great civil rights leader’s message was “that all of us can be a drum major for service; all of us can be a drum major for justice. There’s nobody who can’t serve, Nobody who can’t help somebody else.” Students, staff …