2017 has brought us many positive additions to our club. The latest: our new Grassroots Directors, Melo & Matt! Both of these gents will assume roles within our Grassroots programs. These appointments will continue to support our ever-growing membership! Please welcome our newest staff to help with our growing program. #SWUPROUD!
A huge applause for 3 of our own being selected for the next step! SWU has multiple players inside the ASA / WHITECAPS REX Program & over the long weekend, CSA announced their invitations to their upcoming National EXCEL ID Camp and we are very happy to share that 3 SWU players have accepted the invitation. VIEW THE ARTICLE HERE Congratulations to Ally, Andersen & Hannah for their hard work, dedication and persistence. Thank you ASA / WHITECAPS staff for recognizing Alberta’s prospects! #SWUPROUD
From all of us at SWU, we wish you all a great Christmas and wonderful holidays! Newsletter #03 is now posted and available in the newsletter section & by clicking Also, see our holiday card made just for you by clicking on the image below: click me! We thank everyone for their time & energy helping our club continue to thrive. #SWUHOLIDAYPROUD
Our event registration is now OPEN! From our previous date being postponed thanks to the all mighty mother nature, our new event date was announced for SEPT 10th. It’s coming up.. so be be quick to sign up! Or, click here and get in there! Our last day for registrations will be Friday, Sept 9th @ 12pm. For our info poster – click here On our front page, click the big ‘ALL STAR SIGNUP’ button and it will show you the way! Any questions – contact us anytime.
Back in the summer of 2015, a bad news bears group of young U12 girls, most relatively new to the game of soccer, struggled through their junior season of Tier 4 soccer. That team was the SWU Avalanche. The team placed 12th in a group of 15 that outdoor season, earning a total of 3 wins during their 14 game season. At the end of the year, the team’s head coach, Carly Wood-Garvey, moved to U13 with her daughter & the team was without a head coach and were coming off of a very tough year. However, the Avalanche were…
@ Tier 2 Provincials in Lethbridge, SWU Lyon99 earned the top spot – Gold, Provincial Champs, Da Best, etc. This effort was the basis of a stated goal 10 months prior when the players were asked what was important to them. Among many individual goals, the primary team goal was to win provincials in Lyon’s first year of U18. Our indoor season was tough & we trained hard, exhibiting commitment within a positive, supportive team environment. A strong attendance at practice, a great work ethic at Nick’s Academy & an unwavering belief in a team effort resulted in an…