The Peterborough City Soccer Association provides player development and playing opportunities at the representative level for youth and adult soccer players in the greater Peterborough area. If you want to find out what’s happening at our club, then keep reading or click on one of the links on the left. You can find more stories on the News page.
Team Head Coaches for 2018 Season – Apply Now
The PCSA is accepting applications for Head Coaches for the 2018 season for all age divisions from U9 to U18 as well as our U21 and Senior Men’s and Women’s teams. The application deadline is August 25, 2017. Please go to the Position Opportunities page for details.
Match of the Month – 24 August
The show-your-club-spirit Match of the Month on Thursday, 24 August features the CSL league match-up between 6th place PCSA U14 Girls Blue and Unionville-Milliken at Eastgate. Kick off is at 7 p.m. but get there early for face painting and a chance to win a pair of Toronto FC tickets and a PCSA gift pack. The PCSA U16 Girls are playing Whitby on the adjacent field so we are hoping to see a big turnout of club members to cheer on our teams.
U17 Girls clinch 1st place in CSL
Following two wins at home this week, the PCSA U17 Girls are guaranteed to finish in first place in the Central Soccer League. They have a perfect record of 13 wins and no losses with two games remaining. They are aiming to complete the League-Cup double, beginning with a cup semi-final game against Unionville away on Monday.
Congratulations on a fantastic season!
U13 & U14 Girls Shine in Gloucester Tournament
Peterborough City was represented by four teams at the Ottawa Gloucester Invitational Soccer Tournament on the weekend (August 12-13). The U13 Maroon team and the U14 Maroon team returned with gold medals.
The U13 Girls Maroon were undefeated over 4 games. They went 2-0-1 in the round robin and went on to defeat West Ottawa by a score of 1 – 0 in the Championship game. The U13 Girls White team were 1-2-0 in their three round-robin games.
The U14 Girls Maroon team took top honours in the U14 competition. They topped their pool going 2-0-1 in round robin play. They defeated Scarborough Storm 4 – 0 in the semifinal and then won the Championship game with a 3 – 1 score against the Puslinch Predators (Guelph). The U14 Girls White team finished third in their division with a record of 1-2-1.
PCSA U14 Girls Maroon Win at Ottawa Gloucester Invitational
U17 Girls Three-peat at Showcase Tournament
For the third consecutive year, the Peterborough City U17 Girls team has won the top division (Vapor Black) at the Ottawa Showcase of Champions. Competing in the U18 division this past weekend (August 5-7), the girls produced a 4-0 record. They topped the division with three wins in the round-robin and went on to defeat Waterloo United by a score of 4 – 2 in the Championship final.
Earlier this year the U17 Girls won their division at the Peterborough Challenge Cup and reached the semifinal stage of the USA Cup International Tournament in Minnesota. The are currently undefeated with four games remaining in CSL league play, sporting a perfect record of 11 wins and no losses. They take on Stouffville in the semifinal of the CSL Cup competition on August 21.
PCSA U17 Girls Win Gold at Ottawa Showcase of Champions
Essay Contest Winner
We are pleased to announce that Mya Farace (U13 Girls) was the winner of our recent essay contest focusing on why you love soccer and want to attend a TFC game. Mya wrote of her passion for the game and her joy in watching the team play with her dad. Mya headed to the TFC-NYC game yesterday at BMO Field to see the Reds win convincingly, 4-0. Well done Mya.
Runner-up was Carter Fuchs (U13 Boys) who received a gift pack including a Soccer Plus gift certificate and a TFC scarf. Good work Carter.
Family Day was a lot of Fun
A big THANK YOU to everyone who participated at the PCSA Family Day on Sunday, either as an organizer, a helper, or just came to have fun. The big winners were the young players who enjoyed the dunk tank, the skills competitions and the fun races, as well as the Peterborough Special Olympics organization who received all the proceeds from the BBQ and snacks.
PCSA Branded Apparel is Ready!
The Peterborough City Soccer Club has partnered with Soccer Plus Peterborough to offer club branded apparel to our members and fans. Soccer Plus has two store locations, at 139 George St N (opposite the Holiday Inn) and in the boutique at the Spiplex (indoor season only).
PCSA players and their families receive a 10% discount on all goods purchased at Soccer Plus. Just mention Peterborough City Soccer at the checkout to receive the discount.
Go to our Club Apparel page to view a selection of clothing items. Additional items can be viewed at the store.
Ontario Soccer, eh!
A new look and a new name. The provincial soccer governing body we know as the Ontario Soccer Association or the OSA, is re-branding itself with a new name and logo. The organization will be called Ontario Soccer and the new logo, incorporating a stylized soccer ball, the words Ontario Soccer and the motto Play. Inspire. Unite. is shown on the right. You can read more about the announcement and watch a video at the Ontario Soccer website.
Following their bronze-medal performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, the Canadian Women’s national soccer team climbed to 4th place in the FIFA world rankings, behind USA, Germany and France, easily surpassing their previous highest-ever ranking of 7th.
Thursday, August 24, Match of the Month – U14 Girls Blue vs. UMSC – Eastgate, 7 p.m.