The Peterborough City Soccer Association has provided player development and competitive playing opportunities at the representative level for youth and adult players in the greater Peterborough area since 1980. If you want to catch up on recent events at our club, then keep reading. You can find more stories on the News page.
Tryouts/Orientation – September 20/21 & 27/28
Selection of players for next year’s Peterborough City Development (U6-U12) and Competitive (U13 – U18) teams will take place on the last two weekends of September when open tryouts will be held at Eastgate Park. If you are interested in playing on a PCSA team in the summer of 2015 you must attend these tryouts. There is no charge to attend. New players are most welcome. Pre-regristration is not required. Please go to the PCSA Tryouts/Orientation page to see the schedule.
Hogan Award Winner
The Joanne and Mark Hogan Award is presented annually to one male and one female Peterborough City youth player “best representing skill in soccer, commitment to the game, team and club and team leadership”. This year’s female award goes to Folu Adesanya from the U17 Girls team. Folu has been with the club for seven years. Congratulations Folu!
Volunteer of the Year
As this season draws to a close the PCSA Board announces Roger Jenkins as the recipient of the Volunteer of the Year award for 2014. Roger has made a tremendous contribution to the club in several ways including leadership in Long Term Player Development, team head coach, principal author of the PCSA Strategic Plan, instrumental in obtaining a Ministry of Tourism and Sports grant for coaching development and member of the PCSA Board of Directors. Congratulations Roger!
Senior Team News
The U21 Men have secured a first place finish in the Central Region U21 East Division following a 7 – 0 win over CTSA on Sunday (August 10) in their last game of the season. They have a 5-point lead over their closest rival atop the standings.
After two losses, the PCSA Senior Men rebounded with a win against Blackstar FC in Mississauga on Saturday (September 13). They are currently in 5th place, just 4 points behind the leaders, in the OSL Central Premier Division. The City team will play their remaining 4 games on the road. Next up is a game against Scarborough Azzurri in Scarborough on Friday (September 19).
The Senior Women wrapped up their season with a win against Toronto True Blues and a loss to North York Cosmos in the Regional Premier Central Division of the OWSL. They finished in 5th place with a record of 2-2-10.
2014 PCSA Senior Mens Team
Peterborough City player Matt Brown will take a break from club duty when he suits up for the Canadian Para Soccer team at the America Cup 2014 tournament in Toronto later this month. Canada takes on Argentina (September 19) and Venezuela (September 20) in Group A. If you can attend one of the games, Matt would certainly welcome the support from his home town fans. Click on the America Cup banner at the bottom of this page to see the full schedule for the tournament.
Matt Brown (front, 2nd from left) with the Canadian Para Soccer Team
Wednesday, September 17 – Board meeting, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 20 – PCSA Academy – Eastgate (EG2)
Saturday/Sunday, September 20/21 – PCSA Tryouts/Orientation (1st w/e) – Eastgate
Tuesday, September 23 – PCSA Academy – Eastgate (EG2)
Thursday, September 25 – Information Meeting hosted by ECOSA: U6 – U12 LTPD leagues in 2015. All teams and parents welcome. Best Western Otonabee Inn, 7 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday, September 27/28 – PCSA Tryouts/Orientation (2nd w/e) – Eastgate