We are nearing 200 signatures on our petition! That’s 20% to our goal! The fever pitch of Rec is building, and Rec gear on the way. Some unbelievable action here. Volunteers needed! With a major Board meeting this Wednesday, directly followed by a “friends and family” meeting, the excitement will be undeniable. Some new members, … Continue reading Almost to 200!
Due to the forecast of inclement weather and the potential negative impact on the playing field, the Asheville Shield free training session scheduled for Sunday, March 12 has been canceled. The next training session will be held on Sunday, April 2. Register here.
CMSC Asheville Shield’s U16B team chalked another victory today in an exciting match against the GCCSA Cobras. Final score: 0-1, Shield. Continuing a trend, Shield is sitting atop the standings in NCYSA Classic League – Second Division, West! Recreation League signups are underway! Come be a part of this exciting club – the first option in youth club … Continue reading Another Shield Victory!
Things moving very fast, initial elected board member meeting conducted tonight. Nothing but amazing people and a vision with resolve that will only end with success for our youth and community. We are on our own now, and are poised to gain the affiliation and alliances needed to move forward. The support we have received … Continue reading Asheville Shield Football CLUB is born!
Manager’s Post: Hooray, and thank you Erika, for launching our official ” Shield Wear” site!!! See link: http://www.cafepress.com/ashevilleshield Time to dress and show support for our Teams!!! ( I’ll be getting one of each, I think)
Asheville Shield finish their 2015/2016 season with an awesome second place finish in the U16B division, losing in the finals against a resilient CASL squad ( same team we bested 5-4 the night previous). Collected more hardware for our young team. Wilmington( tournament host), and our opponents very gracious, and couldn’t be happier with our … Continue reading Season ends with impressive showing in established tournament
Manager’s Post: As the league season winds down, we are extremely encouraged by our first season of true league play. Starting extremely strong, we eventually fell victim to injury, and roster changes, still finishing in the middle of the pack amongst teams/ clubs that have been established for decades. Couldn’t be prouder of our young … Continue reading Strong first showing in League Competition – Continued Growth Ahead!
From the Manager: Asheville Shield secured a solid 3rd place in our division with an amazing win over PRAA Couva this past Saturday. A tie breaking goal with under 3 minutes to play, combined with an amazing keeper stop on a PK as time had expired, truly shows the mental toughness of this squad. We … Continue reading Shield Records Impressive Victory on 03/05
After barely four training sessions, two of which were held indoors because of bad weather, Shield played amazingly well at the 2016 Adidas Cup. To start of the tournament, we held the Mint Hill Mustangs at 1-1. Our first game revealed Shield is a team with heart and great potential. The second match of the … Continue reading 2016 Adidas Cup