Sporting and SJ State Women's Soccer Partner for Player Development
Santa Clara Sporting is excited to announce a newly formed partnership with the San Jose State Women's Soccer Program to further develop female soccer players interested in improving their game and/or playing at the collegiate level. Lauren Hanson (New SJ State Women's Head Coach), Luis Azevedo (SC Sporting Sports Director & Board Member), Veronica Zapeda Cashman...
Santa Clara Sporting honor the passing of Eusebio - a Portugese and world cup soccer legend who passed away today. "He has inspired my brother Abel, myself, and soccer stars like Cristiano Ronaldo," said Luis Azevedo, Santa Clara Sporting Sports Director and Board of Directors Member. "Eusebio was an amazing soccr player and a true rags to riches inspiration for many soccer fans around the world." The striker, affectionately known as the "Black Panther," was idolized throughout the Portuguese-speaking world and considered one of the sport's greatest players.
The Santa Clara Sporting 00b White team's first venture into the NorCal State Cup was a big success when they won the U13 Gold Division championship on December 21st after they defeated the Fremont MVU 0B Team 6-0 in Davis, California...
Sporting 03b White Win 2013 Cal-North State Cup Championship
December 15, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 03b White Team for winning the 2013 Cal-North State Cup Championship last weekend in the U10 boys age group. They are the first Santa Clara Sporting team to win the first 2013 Cal-North State Cup title ad the club hopes to repeat the wild success last year when 10 Sporting Teams were crowned State Cup Champions. More...
Register early for the 2014 Sporting Girls Invitational soccer tournament held May 24-26th.The Santa Clara Sporting Club is preparing to host our 4th Annual Sporting Girls Invitational Tournament - Click to register or get more information
Sporting 95b Green Crowned 2013 Soccerloo College Surf Cup Champions
December 1, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting 95b Green Team finished their 2013 season with an incredible run under the helm of Coach Demitri Cacoyannis and won the U18 boys Super Group title at the 2013 Soccerloo College Surf Cup Torunament. The #1 Ranked Team in the US by GotSoccer.com tied their first bracket game...
Sporting 97g White Win 2013 Soccerloo College Surf Cup Championship
December 1, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting 97g White Team coached by Veronica Cashman brought home the hardware and won the U16G Gold Championship at the 2013 Soccerloo College Surf Cup Tournament! The girls went undefeated throughout the weekend with an early 1-0 win over Surf Hawaii...
Sporting 04b Green Win NorCal State Cup Championship
November 17, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 04b Green Team for winning the U9 Boys 2013 NorCal State Cup Championship with a 4-0 defeat over the Barcelona Bay Area Team on November 17th. The team won their bracket then swept Ajax 2-0 in the Quarter-finals, won a tight Semi-final match 3-2 over the...
Sporting 03b Green Win NorCal State Cup Championship
November 17, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 03b Green Team for winning the U10 2013 NorCal State Cup Championship with a 3-1 win over the FOSC American River Revolution team on November 17th. After winning their bracket they beat...
Santa Clara Sporting will be holding its Competitive Girls Team Tryout for it U8 through U12 teams, on Saturday December 7th 2013 @ Curtis Field.
We are looking for advanced female soccer players that are looking to play high level competitive
Santa Clara Sporting is one of the oldest and most successful Youth Soccer Club in the Country. It has a history of producing a number of players that have gone on to play at the college level, international level and the professional level.
Each age group (except the u12 age group) has two different teams that players can try out for. Green teams play at the highest competitive level and White teams play at the next competitive.
All teams are coached by professional, highly licensed and experienced youth soccer coaches.
This is a great opportunity to get a player on a high level team, receiving high quality coaching and playing on a fun but challenging team.
If you are interested in attending tryouts then please e-mail the coach of the age group that your
child is interested in trying out for.
Santa Clara Sporting Soccer loose club patriarch Abel Azevedo
November 6, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting Soccer Club and soccer family lost club patriarch Abel Azevedo yesterday when he passed-away after fighting a long battle againt cancer. Abel was born in Sao Bartolomeu, on the island of Terceira, Azores, Portugal. He was 13 years old when he immigrated to this country, and was extremely passionate about soccer. Abel was...
Santa Clara Sporting & Elite Scouting Network Partner to Provide College Recruiting Tools
October 18, 2013
We are very excited to announce a new partnership between the Santa Clara Sporting Soccer Club and Elite Scouting Network to provide U14-U18 Santa Clara Sporting players with special access to ESN’s innovative CollegeFitFinder.com online student athlete recruiting website...
Buy a Courage or Courage to Shine Bracelet & Support Goals for a Cure
Michell Provax, a Santa Clara Sporting soccer mom has put together her own Goals for a Cure Fundraiser with Silpada Designs. Throughout the month of October when you purchase a Courage bracelet, or a Courage to Shine bracelet, she will donate $11 to Goals for a Cure and Silpada Designs will donate $10 to Living Beyond Breast Cancer for every bracelet sold.
Free Mammograms at El Camino Hospital from Goals for a Cure
The Women’s Hospital at El Camino Hospital,in partnership with the Breast Health Center, is excited to announce a program that will offer free mammograms to uninsured and under-insured women in our community. The program is available at both Mountain View and Los Gatos locations....
The Santa Clara Sporting soccer club kicks-off their 6th annual Goals for a Cure fundraising campaign this month and hopes to raise another $30,000 this month to fight breast cancer. The club has raised more than $130,000 since 2008 to fight breast cancer; 100% of the donations go to El Camino Hospital to provide free mammograms to women with financial needs...
Sporting '03B Green, 99B Green & 95B Green Win 2013 Sporting Invitational
Three Santa Clara Sporting boys teams won their age group championships at the 2013 Santa Clara Sporting Invitational Tournament. The Santa Clara Sporting 03B Green team won the U10 Championship, the Santa Clara Sporting 99B Green team won the U14 Championship, and the Santa Clara Sporting 95B Green team won the U18 Championship.
Sporting '95B Green Team Ranked #5 in US, #1 in Region IV & NorCal
The Santa Clara Sporting 95B Green team started their final season of youth soccer together in the U18 age group this month with a massive pile of trophies and more record-breaking results. The team is currently ranked #5 in the US, #1 in Region IV and Northern California by GotSoccer.com, and
Sporting 03B White Win Breakers Cup Gold Division Championship
July 28, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 03 Boys White Team for winning the U10 Gold Division in the 2013 Santa Cruz Breakers Cup Tournament last weekend. The team went undefeated in four games starting-off the tournament with a 1-1 tie against the Galt FC Predators...
Sporting 97 Boys Win Force Adidas Premier Showcase
Over the July 19-21st weekend, the Santa Clara Sporting 97 boys team won the inaugural Force Adidas Premier Showcase in Cupertino by outscoring their opponents with a combined score of 13-1; the only...
Sporting 99G White Team Win US Club Regionals & Advance to Nationals in Colorado
July 2, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 99G White Team for winning the U13 girls Premier Group at the US Club National Cup XII West Regional Tournament held June 22-25 in Davis, California. Santa Clara defeated the Extreme 99 team 3-2 in the Championship game to claim the title. The Sporting girls...
Sporting 97G Green Win US Club Regionals & Head to Nationals
July 2, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting 97G Green Team won the U15 Girls Premier Group at the US Club National Cup Regional in Davis, CA., and head to Aurora, Colorado to compete in the National Cup held July 18-21 in Aurora Park, Colorado. This is the second time the Sporting 97G Green Team...
Sporting 95b Green Win Far West Regional Tourny & Head to US Nationals
July 2, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting 95b Green Team won the U17 US Youth Soccer Far West Regional Tournament (Region IV) held June 17-23rd in Honolulu, Hawaii and were the only NorCal Team to return with the championship hardware. Sporting came back from a 1-2 deficit...
Sporting 03B Green Dominate District II Spring Cup Scoring 25 Goals!
June 3, 2013
The Santa Clara Sporting 03B Green Team ran away with the 2013 District II Spring Cup championship last weekend scoring 25 goals while only allowing 1 in thier net all weekend in Morgan Hill. The boys kicked-off...
Sporting 02G White win District II Spring Cup Bronze Div
June 3, 2013
A BIG Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 02G White Team for taking 1st place in the U10 2013 District II Spring Cup Bronze Division last weekend in Morgan Hill. The girls played four tough games in hot weather down at the Morgan Hill Soccer Complex...
93 Teams Compete in 2013 Sporting Girls Invitational
May 27, 2013
93 elite girls soccer teams from Northern California competed in the 3rd Annual Sporting Girls Invitational tournament last weekend in Santa Clara and Morgan Hill. Under leadership from tournament director Demtri Cacoyannis, the girls tournaement...
Sporting Men's Team Wins Back-to-Back Peninsula League Title & Ambrozino Cup
The Santa Clara Sporting Men’s Team won the 2013 Peninsula League Ambrozino Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Gordon Bierch Team. The team also won the Peninsula League Major Division two weeks ago and are now back-to-back champions. Congratulations to the team and Coach Luis Azevedo.
9 Sporting Teams Win Cal-North State Cup Championships!
Two teams were Finalists - Sporting Placed 11 Teams on the Podium
The Santa Clara Sporting club set a new record with 9 teams winning the 2013 Cal-North State Cup Championship this year. No club has ever won that many State Cup titles in one year. All eight teams quaify to compete in the 2013 Far West Regional Tournament held June 17-23 in Honolulu, Hawaii. More...
Five U14-18 Sporting Teams battle for Cal-North State Cup Championship Title
April 28, 2013
Five Santa Clara Sporting Teams advanced to compete in the 2013 Cal-North State Cup Championships this coming weekend in Elk Grove near Sacramento. State Cup Champions are awarded the coveted title and win a spot to compete in the Far...
On March 23rd, 2013, the Central Valley Magic U12 Girl’s competitive team received word that their goalkeeper for the past 5 seasons, Maria Serratos, had been hospitalized and would not be playing in their game that day. Mariah was admitted...
Sporting 95B Green Team are 2013 Dallas Cup Finalists
The Santa Clara Sporting 95 Boys Green Team had a fantastic run at the 2013 Dallas Cup Tournament last month and finished the prestigous tournament as Finalists in the U17 age group. The Sporting 95s were seeded...
Sporting 94b Recruit 18 Players to Collegiate Soccer Teams
The Santa Clara Sporting 94b Team are excited to announce the successful recruitment of 18 student athletes who were recruited to play collegiate soccer begining in the Fall of 2013. The team started-out back in 2005...
Santa Clara, Calif. (March 25, 2012) – The Santa Clara Sporting Soccer Club, hosted a special ceremony on Saturday, March 23, to honor the young men and women who competed in the 2012 Goals for Cure Fundraiser and present El Camino Hospital Foundation with a check for $30,000...
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 98B Black Team for raising the most donations during the 2012 Goals for a Cure campaign. The team raised $2,824 last October and will tour El Camino Hospital on March 1st...
Sporting 99G Green Team win 2012-13 NorCal State Cup
February 29, 2013
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting 99 Girls Green Team for winning the 2012-13 NorCal Premier State Cup Championship last weekend. The team dominated their State Cup Final game with a convincing 5-0 victory over the Mission Valley United MVU 99GB Team out in Woodland.
Sporting 01B Black Team Win 2012-13 Cal-North State Cup
December 19, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting 01B Black team won the 2012-13 Cal North State Cup Championship! The team got off to a slow start, losing its opening game 1-2 against a tough River City Elite team. The boys got the wakeup call, and set out to do everything possible to qualify...
Way to go Santa Clara Sporting ’00B Green team for winning the 2012 Juventus Coppa d’Oro Tournament U12 Gold Division this past weekend. Sporting kicked off the tournament on Saturday with a 2-0 win over the Mission YSL SF Green 2000 team and...
Santa Clara Sporting raised $28,817 in 2012 & Over $124,000 for Goals for a Cure
December 11, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting Soccer Club is proud to announce they raised $28,817 during the month of October during their Goals for a Cure campaign, and have now generated $124,054 in funds to fight breast cancer! 100% of the Goals for a Cure donations are used to provide women who need financial assistance...
Sporting'02G Green,'00B Green &'99B Green Strike Gold at Juventus Coppa d'Oro Cup
December 11, 2012
Three Santa Clara Sporting teams competed in the 2012 Juventus Coppa d’Oro Tournament last weekend, and the Sporting ’99B Green won the U13 Boys Gold Division, the Sporting ’00B Green team won the U12 Gold Division, and the Sporting ’02G were Gold Division Champions...
Sporting’00B Green win 2012 Fall Season CCSL-Coast Section/Bay Region Bay Gold Division & 2012 District II Fall Cup
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting ’00B Green team for winning both the 2012 Fall Season CCSL-Coast Section/Bay Region Bay Gold Division and the 2012 District II Fall Cup for the U12 Gold Division in Palo Alto this past weekend.
Gabriel Borges pursuing his professional soccer career at Dinamo Zagreb
Listen to our interview with Gabriel Borges from the Santa Clara Sporting ’93 soccer team as he pursues his dream to become a professional soccer player over in Croatia on the Dinamo Zagreb Proefssional Team.
Sueli Almedia from Santa Clara Sporting came-up with this awesome idea to create a 2013 Goals for a Cure calendar! Place your order right here and tell you team photographers to send team, action and fundraising photos to Gabe at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to include your pics in our first annual Goals for a Cure Calendar.
Santa Clara Sporting Soccer Club Fights Breast Cancer with Goals for a Cure & $100,000 to Fund Early Mammograms
Santa Clara, CA (October 15, 2012) – The Santa Clara Sporting soccer club is excited to announce their 5th Annual Goals for a Cure fight (#GFACfight) against breast cancer will break the $100,000 fund-raising milestone this October...
The Santa Clara Sporting 98Boys Black Team prevailed in 100 degree weather playing three games on Sunday to win the 2012 Dublin Fall Classic. After having their Saturday first morning game rescheduled due to horrible field conditions to Sunday morning. They kicked off the tournament with a 5-1 win Saturday night over the California Odyssey South team scoring all 5 goals in the first 18 minutes of the first half.
Sporting 03B Green Team Crowned Medina Fall Classic Champions
October 1, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting 03Boys Green team won the U9 age group at the 2012 Sunnyvale Alliance Medina Fall Classic. The team won all their games in the Gold Division against the Los Gatos United Lions, FCA Milano, Sunnyvale Alliance 03B Elite Red and OVYSL. The team remarkably...
Goals for a Cure Prepares to Break $100,000 this October!
October 3, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting Club is now in our 5th year of annual Goals for a Cure fight to battle breast cancer! Santa Clara Sporting started Goals for a Cure back in 2007 when the Sporting 93 boys team lost one mother to breast cancer and a second mother successfully fought and won her battle. Since then we have successfully raised over $95,237 which is used to sponsor women who cannot afford to get a mammogram.
Sporting Mens Team Win 2012 CPSA League Championship
Back-to-back 2011-12 Champions
September 30, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting Men’s Team swept through the 2012 California Premier Soccer Alliance season winning 11 games and only loosing 1, then defeated the PCC Team 4-0 in the semi-finals and crushed Harmonie 6-0 in the championship game. This is Santa Clara’ second...
The Santa Clara Sporting 99B White won the U13 age group at the Santa Rosa United Nike Harvest Wine Cup last weekend in Santa Rosa. The team won their first bracket game 1-0 against the MVSC Fusion Red team, then crushed the CASA Boca 99B team with a 4-0 score on Saturday. On Sunday, Sporting won their final bracket game 3-1 over the Black Oaks...
The Santa Clara Sporting 01B Black team won the 2012 Mustang Stampede U11 Boys Premier Division after an excellent weekend of soccer, playing against some of the top teams NorCal has to offer. On the way to the championship, the boys demonstrated...
The Santa Clara Sporting 98G White Team brought home the U14 Girls 2012 Santa Clara Rotary Cup championship cup on Sunday, August 19th. The team competed against the Hollister Spirit, Redding Missfit Fusion and DeAnza Sparx teams. The team is off to a great...
Sporting 00B White Team win Santa Clara Rotary Cup
August 25, 2012
The Santa Clara Sporting ’00 Boys White Team won the 2012 Santa Clara Rotary Cup Tournament on August 18th-19th. The Sporting boys played some great soccer over the weekend going undefeated in group play. During the first game...
Sporting 98B White Win Back-to-Back "Soccer by the Bay" Championship
August 21, 2012
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting ‘98B White team for winning the Soccer by the Bay U14 Championship for the 2nd year in a row! Sporting played great soccer all weekend, beating Burlingame Xplosion 3-1 and
Sporting 99B Green Team Crowned Sporting Invitational Champions & Surf Cup Semi-Finalists
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting ‘99B Green team for winning the Sporting Invitational Championship for the 2nd year in a row. Sporting played great soccer all weekend, beating MVLA 5-1 and Elk Grove 4-1 on Friday in a great
Sporting '00B Green Team Bring Home Santa Cruz Breakers Cup Championship
July 29, 2012
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting ’00B Green team for winning the 2012 Breakers Cup in the U12 Gold Division over in Santa Cruz this past weekend. Sporting played great soccer all weekend, beating both Lamorinda United 7-0 and...
Congratulations to the Santa Clara Sporting ’99G Black team for winning the 2012 Diablo FC Summer Classic Cup this weekend. The girls went undefeated in the tournament in some very hot weather out in Diablo Valley. Santa Clara started the tournament with a 2-1 win over the Rocklin Youth SC Impact team, then