April 10, 2012 - PENN FUSION ’93 BOYS player, KEEGAN ROSENBERRY, played in the Philadelphia Union’s first MLS Reserve League match of 2012 against the New England Revolution. He is hoping to get called up again this weekend to play against the Columbus Crew. This is a great honor for Keegan who also captained the U18 Union team last summer when they played against Everton FC U18. Congratulations Keegan!
January 23, 2012 - Penn Fusion’s DEIRDRE BRADLEY, a member of the Penn Fusion ’96 Girls team, was selected to participate in a Football Association of Ireland Women’s Under 17’s training camp, taking place in Dublin, Ireland in February. Deirdre, along with the other 24 players rostered for this event, will report to Head Coach Harry Kenny for this training camp. Congratulations Deirdre! Click here for more on this great opportunity.
June 11, 2012 - The Elite Clubs National League announced the All-Event Teams from the fourth event in the 2011-2012 ECNL National Showcase Event Series, which was held March 31-April 2, in San Diego, CA. Penn Fusion’s MARISSA SHEVA, from the Penn Fusion ’96 Girls team, was chosen as one of 44 honored players. A total of 152 teams from 39 ECNL Member Clubs participated in the event, with games taking place at the San Diego Polo Fields. The ECNL All-Event Teams are selected based upon nominations from coaches and scouts based upon individual and team performances over the course of the three-game event. A total of 24 different ECNL Member Clubs were represented among the 44 honored players. Click here for more.
Feb. 2012 - Penn Fusion ’95B player, ZACH ZANDI, joined the nation’s top U16 Boys and competed in the 2012 US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Winter Interregional on Jan. 27-29 in Bradenton, Fla. The nation’s top Under-16 Boys competed in front of college coaches and U.S. National Team scouts at the world’s largest and most advanced mulit-sport and education complex. Zandi converted a penalty kick in the 19th minute against Region IV that led to a 4-0 victory. Click here for more news. Congratulations Zach!
May 5, 2012 - Major League Soccer and Seattle Sounders FC announced that PENN FUSION ’94B player, HECTOR PALOS, was the “Good Hands®” top goalkeeper - El Portero Allstate finalist along with five talented young field players who will represent the club at the national “Final Event” of Sueño MLS 2012 – presented by Allstate. The nationally-televised player search is showcased on República Deportiva, the popular Univision Spanish-language sports show that chronicles the tryouts in a “reality show within a show” format. Click here for more on Hector's story and click here for more on the finalists. Congratulations Hector!
July 2012 - The Penn Fusion ’96G team finished the 2011/2012 ECNL season in first place in the Mid Atlantic Conference with a 12W-2T-3L record and fourth place in the National Flight B Standings with a total of 34 points. Congratulations coaches and players on a great season!