CLUBS AND TEAMS
EMSA Spruce Grove is part of the Edmonton Minor Soccer Association and as such is dedicated to the development youth soccer.
We are proud to be able to provide soccer programs for all ages and skill levels including our Premier program, the Spruce Grove Saints, our house leagues for U4 through U9, our community program in which teams play in the EMSA league (U9 through U19) and our adult program.
March 17/18 saw many of our Spruce Grove Saints teams head out to their provincial championships.
Results are coming in and celebrations are being had as indoor soccer Provincials wind down. The season is now ended and we have much to celebrate!
Saints girls U14 took silver, Saints boys U14 also took silver along with winning the Fair Play Award, and our U18 Boys Team earned themselves a Gold medal finish. CONGRATULATIONS!!
March 10/11 2018 Spruce Grove Soccer’s U12 Girls travelled to Calgary for the annual inter-city finals.
Janet Zaplotinsky’s U12 girl’s team travelled to Calgary to play 3 games against both Calgary and Edmonton teams to determine the final league placing.
Saturday morning the girls faced Calgary’s MUSC Pride winning the game 2-1. Later Saturday afternoon the Royal’s played Edmonton’s Summerside team, it was aggressive play with a few injuries with our girl’s losing 0-3. Sunday was the last game we the Royal’s played another Calgary team – CSWU Blaze winning 4-0. In the end, there was a three-way tie between the Royal’s, Summerside and Calgary’s MUSC Pride. Officials looked at a few different parameters predetermined for tiebreakers and our Royal’s became the Second Place winners of the 2018 Inter-city Finals.
February 25/26 The Edmonton Minor Soccer Association held a city-wide tournament.
This past weekend a number of the SGSA’s teams competed in Edmonton Minor Soccer Associations City Finals.Qualifying teams from all tiers came together for a fun-filled, yet competitive weekend to see who would come out on top. We want to acknowledge a few teams who placed at the top of their tiers.
Janet Zaplotinsky and her U12 Girls, Royals, placed second in tier 5, taking them to the inter-city tournament at Calgary in March. Chad Johnston and his U10 girls, the Green Dragons, also placed second in their tier, tier 4, after an outstanding season. Bruce Acker’s U10 girls team the Green Goblins earning themselves a bronze in tier 7. The U14 girls Bereska team placed 4th and our U18 Morgado team earned a silver.
The U12 boys Grizelj’s team earned a silver, Rattee’s U10 boys team earned a fourth-place finish as well as our U18 Gomes team.
We also had one of our U10 boy’s Saints teams, Rattee, finish in the premier A tier in fourth place.
Congratulations teams on your outstanding efforts! We look forward to our upcoming outdoor season and watching all the players grow in skill, team success and community.
Christmas break was super exciting with the playing of the Polar Cup in the Edmonton areas. Our Spruce Grove teams had many success’ a few of which we wish to share here.