|Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports|
On April 14th, 2012, Governor Heineman signed into law LB260, the Nebraska Concussion Awareness Act. This bill will take effect July 1, 2012. The bill affects athletes 19 years old or younger, sports organization, including youth leagues, club sports, or any organization sponsoring a sporting activity where there is a cost to participants or where such costs are sponsored must follow the law/act.
|Elkhorn Fire: 2013 West Des Moines Premier Games U12 Boys Champions|
This past weekend the West Des Moines Soccer Club held their 11th annual Premier Games at Cownie Soccer Complex in Des Moines, Ia. The ESC U12 Boys ‘Fire’ were crowned champions after completing the tournament with 4 wins and no losses. Fire outscored their opponents 21-7 during the two day tournament.
Front Row L-R, Carson Broz, Alec Skradski, Jacob Zadalis, Chris Rasmussen, Logan Merritt, Evan Stiles
Back Row L-R, Coach Mitch Treu, Ryan Doyle, Jacob Michalski, Cameron Watson, Conor Flynn, Milton Hatzidakis, Charlie Cohen
|2013 U12 Boys Gretna Kickstart Champions|
This past weekend was the 3rd Annual Gretna Soccer Club Kick-Start Indoor Championship and our team, Elkhorn Avengers, won the U12 Boys White division going undefeated through 4 matches
In the picture, going left to right, starting in the back row: Coach Bill Vandenberg, Carson Rowe, Erik Anderson, Seth Heskin, Parker Lundgren, Jack Tomsu, Jacob Benes, Assistant Coach Wes Zeger; then left to right in the front row… Carter Ross, Carson Leahy, Tristan Yerger, Nolan Zeger, Sam Vandenberg, and Max Dunham (Patrick Hoody not pictured)
|Clean Sweep for Elkhorn U12 Girls at 2013 Gretna Kickstart Tournament|
It was a clean sweep for Elkhorn in the U12 Girls division of the 2013 Gretna Kickstart Tournament, as Fury took home the championship in the Green Division and Rush took the top spot in the White Division. An outstanding weekend of soccer, great job girls!!!
Front Row (L to R): Kayla Colan, Sarah Anderson, Natalie Schuman, Morgan Crumley, Elle Danley, Taylor Haenggi, Bailey Kehrli
Back Row (L to R): Coach Eric McCulley, Reagan Anderson, Megan Whitaker, Hallie Frazier, Skylar Heinrich, Macie McCulley, Callahan Pilkington, Coach Jack Haenggi, Sydney King
Front Row (L to R): Liberty Donahoe, Alicia Wixon, Laynie Emsick, Morgan Ethen, Ellie Loughran, Jordan Vanderloo
Back Row (L to R): Isabel Stanek, Braedyn Cooper, Hailey White, Grace Stull, Ally Metschke, Kayln Harrington, Morgan Owens, Coach Ben Harrington (Not pictured Coach Eric McCulley)
|Elkhorn Brava (U12 Girls) - D2 Champions of 2013 Gretna Kickstart Tournament|
Front Row (L to R): Olivia Schenkelberg, Sarah Gerards, Grace Morey, Brittan Speck, Ali Buesing, Emma Boever.
Back Row (L to R): Maddy Kuiper, Jaidin Tresemer, Ashlee Barton, Rebecca Townley, Camryn Tokos, Olivia Schuster, Emma Arp, Coach Jen Stillmock