Historic WPSL Season Comes To A Close In Oklahoma

Historic WPSL Season Comes To A Close In Oklahoma FC Pride’s thrilling run to the Final Four in the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) concluded with a 0-2 loss to the defending National Champions, Charlotte Eagles, in the National Semi-Final held in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Despite the defeat, Head Coach Jamie Gilbert praised his team’s efforts, stating, “Ultimately, a 10-minute period after half time cost us dearly, but take nothing away from the girls who have been unbelievable this season.” Central Region Title Victory The previous weekend was a significant milestone for FC Pride as they clinched the Central Region Title. They triumphed over the number 1 seed, Sioux Falls City FC, in a nail-biting match that ended 3-3, decided by penalty kicks. Kayla Budish was the star of the game, scoring a remarkable hat trick, including a header with just 5 seconds left in regulation to force extra time. This was followed by a 2-1 victory in the National Elite Eight against KC Union, with Tatum Coleman scoring the winning goal. Budish reflected on her season, saying, “Playing in the WPSL this season has definitely helped me prepare for the upcoming college season. Being able to play in a competitive training and game environment has allowed me to stay in top condition from a physical and technical standpoint. The WPSL has definitely provided an environment that will allow me to be successful come the college season.” Memorable Season and Player Development High school senior and standout midfielder, Summer Fishel, expressed her joy over the season, “Going to the WPSL Final Four was an unforgettable experience. Getting to compete with top talent and being around an intense atmosphere with my teammates and coaches by my side was incredible. Memories that will last a lifetime.” Gilbert summed up the season positively, saying,…


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ECNL ID Days – Registration Now Open

Interested in the ECNL Program. Come and try it out and meet the coaches at our ID Day. 2013 thru 2016 – May 30th 2024 Boys – 5.45PM – 7PM Girls – 7PM – 8.15PM Senior Boys – May 20th 2024 2012/2011/2010 – 6PM – 7.15PM 2009 thru 2006 – 7.15PM – 8.30PM Senior Girls – June 3rd 2024 2012/2011/2010 – 6PM – 7.15PM 2009 thru 2006 – 7.15PM – 8.30PM ECNL ID Days Flyer

Sharing Place receives 24hr Marathon donation Check

In a heartwarming gesture, FC Pride Soccer Club extended a helping hand to families in need by presenting a generous check donation to The Sharing Place Food Pantry this morning. The donation, a percentage of the funds raised during their recent 24-hour marathon, will go a long way in supporting the community. Located at the Lawrence Schools Administrative Offices on 6501 Sunnyside Road (door 5), The Sharing Place Food Pantry has been a beacon of hope for many. Hans Loyda, the director of the food pantry, was present to receive the donation, symbolizing the unity in community support. Along with the donation, FC Pride Soccer Club shared The Sharing Place Food Pantry’s brochure and volunteer link, encouraging further engagement with the organization. The club also posted a photo capturing the heartfelt moment of the donation handover.   SP Volunteer Flyer

Supplemental Tryout Registration 24/25 – Now Open

TRYOUT REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Register Click here or visit the tryout tab on our webpage Tryout info – Dates & Times TBA

FC Pride now using HUDL

FC Pride Soccer Club and Hudl announce partnership now offering club families the ability to watch all home games at the Pride Performance Center via livestream INDIANAPOLIS, IN – FC PRIDE SOCCER CLUB is extremely excited to announce the first upgrade from the 24 Hour Marathon Fundraiser, our partnership with Hudl, the leader in sports performance analysis technology. In our partnership with Hudl, FC Pride parents, fans, staff and college coaches can tune in to all home games at the Pride Performance Center with livestreaming on Hudl TV. The benefits of this partnership include; live streaming all home games at the PPC, video analysis software for match preparation, a fixed Focus Outdoor camera, a usable training tool, enhanced player development and an exceptional viewing experience for our club members. “Hudl is thrilled to announce our partnership with FC Pride, providing each team with cutting-edge video analysis software and outfitting their amazing facility with our fixed Focus Outdoor camera for recording and live streaming games and practices. The integration between the Focus camera and the Hudl platform simplify game recording and will revolutionize the club’s approach to training and match preparation. FC Pride joins an exclusive group of just six soccer clubs nationwide with an Outdoor Focus camera at their facility! It’s evident that the forward-thinking leaders at FC Pride are committed to providing the best-in-class technology for their players, coaches, and parents, ensuring a top-tier experience and long-term success. A special thanks to Jamie Gilbert, Keegan Boom, Matt Blackbourne, and the facility management team for their dedicated efforts in this project.. We eagerly anticipate the success that will come with this partnership and elevate FC Pride to new heights,” shared Hudl account executive, Bryan Walker. Jamie Gilbert, Executive Director of Coaching said, “our partnership with Hudl signifies FC Pride’s dedication…

FC Pride Player Hailey wins referee award

Read the article here – Congrats Hailey the club is proud of you for what you do on the field as a player and a referee. TOPS IN THE STATE: Local junior high student wins referee award

DICKS x FC Pride Appreciation Day

FC Pride/Lawrence Soccer 20% OFF – APPRECIATION WEEKEND March 22-24, 2024 VALID STORE LOCATIONS: CASTLETON AND ALL INDIANAPOLIS STORE LOCATIONS *Offer not accepted at DICK’S Warehouse Sale or Going, Going, Gone! Locations. Save the date! Our partner, DICK’S Sporting Goods, is offering you a 20% off discount throughout the store to help you gear up for the season! Be sure to use the coupon linked below, as this is specific to our organization. The coupon is valid in-store on the dates listed and must be shown at the register during checkout. CLICK HERE FOR COUPON

2024 Kick off Newsletter out now

Click here for our first newsletter of 2024 – Click Here

24 Hr Marathon – Coming Feb 2024

24 Hour Marathon – Feb 9 6:00pm – Feb 10 6:00 with Party at the PPC following Live Music, Cash bar, Food Truck and silent auction and team winners announced Fundraising to upgrade facility, equipment, security, bleachers Every player asked to raise $100 – online donation pages to following in early January.