Grande Sports Academy Assistant Coach Freddy Juarez observing training at Grande Sports World

Freddy Juarez named inaugural head coach of Real Monarchs

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SANDY, Utah – Real Monarchs announced Tuesday that Real Salt Lake-Arizona Academy Assistant Coach Freddy Juarez has been named the inaugural Head Coach of the USL PRO side ahead of its first season of play. Juarez, who has been with the Real Salt Lake-Arizona Academy since its initial 2010-2011 season in the U.S. Soccer Development […]

Grand Canyon University Men's Soccer training during preseason at Grande Sports World

GCU Men’s Soccer holds preseason at Grande Sports World

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – The Grand Canyon University Men’s Soccer team held their preseason training at Grande Sports World this week as they look ahead toward their second season in Division I of the NCAA. “This is our second preseason here, I can’t describe how great it’s been,” said Head Coach Petar Draksin. “It’s brought […]

Jack Gayton, Jon Zabasajja, Andrew Brody and Ricardo Velazco at the University of Louisville

College Soccer: GSA quartet shine for Louisville in preseason

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Louisville Cardinals have opened their preseason with a pair of dominating wins thanks to Grande Sports Academy alumni Ricardo Velazco, Jon Zabasajja, Andrew Brody and Jack Gayton. In their preseason opener, the No. 14 Cardinals were victorious in a 3-0 win over Rio Grande, with Velazco and the newly transferred Zabasajja […]

Terrell Lowe, McKay Eves, Erik "Gallo" Virgen and Aristotle Zarris at the 2014 adidas ESP Invitational

Soccer Recap: GSA players, coach & alumnus shine at MLS All-Star Week

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PORTLAND, Ore. – Six current and former members of Grande Sports Academy were featured at MLS All-Star Week, participating in the Generation adidas Elite Soccer Program Showcase and the Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game. Grande Sports Academy’s Terrell Lowe, Erik “Gallo” Virgen, Aristotle Zarris and newcomer McKay Eves were selected for the Generation adidas ESP Showcase […]

Soccer Recap: GSA alumni Gall and Lopez win NTC Invitational with U-20 USMNT

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CARSON, Calif. – The Under-20 United States Men’s National Team are the 2014 National Training Center Invitational Champions following a scoreless draw against Australia on Friday. The 0-0 draw against Australia resulted in both teams finishing with seven points, making the US the tournament champions with a +5 goal difference, one better than Australia’s goal […]