Soccer senior night

Feels like we just did senior night, but we have another senior in the house! Senior night was early again this year, instead of the last game of the season. I'm not sure if that's because of last year change because of COVID, or if they decided to move the date permanently now. They read … Continue reading Soccer senior night

Back to club soccer

It's been about a year since I last attended a club soccer game. The last was with Adam in Dallas in mid-February 2020, right before all hell broke loose. We headed to Kansas City for our first league games. Despite the vaccine rolling out, there's still lingering issues involving masks and COVID. At first, the … Continue reading Back to club soccer

Soccer banquet and senior event

Yesterday, we had our soccer banquet (normally it's in November). The banquet was via Zoom and included the year-end video and recognition. Both boys earned another pin for their Varsity letter. The year-end video included videos from throughout the year, and photos of every player from all the teams (C-team, JV and Varsity). Here's the … Continue reading Soccer banquet and senior event

#COVIDchaos – back to remote learning

Welp. Our hybrid in-person learning lasted nine weeks. When we went back to school after our six month "spring break" (after a three week delay), our area's COVID positivity rate was around 5%. Now it's over 20%. We will be learning remotely until at least Thanksgiving, and then reassess the situation. Update Nov. 24: At … Continue reading #COVIDchaos – back to remote learning

2020 high school soccer season

Our high school soccer season ended with a heartbreaking loss during our regional games. In an overtime game against our district rival, we lost by one goal Sounds about right for the year 2020... 😩 We had hoped to make it to state for the third year in a row, but are happy the boys … Continue reading 2020 high school soccer season