FC Dallas opens preseason training camp on Today

In FC Dallas by FOL Editor

FRISCO, Texas (Friday, Jan. 29, 2010) – FC Dallas will begin preseason training on Monday, Feb. 1, at Pizza Hut Park.  All contracted players and draftees will go through physical examinations Monday morning and begin practicing at 6 p.m. CT on Pizza Hut Park field number four. Players and coaches will be available to media immediately following the training session. …

8th Annual Kurt Thomas Invitational Set for February 27-28 at Frisco Conference Center

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

Over 500 gymnasts ages 4-18 from 30 teams across the U.S. will compete in this exciting event!!!! The 2010 Kurt Thomas Invitational, the 8th Kurt Thomas Invitational in Texas, will take place at the Frisco Conference Center in Frisco, Texas Saturday and Sunday, February 27-28, 2010.  This gymnastics meet is hosted by 3-Time World Champion and Olympian Kurt Thomas, head …

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FC Dallas waives goalkeeper Ray Burse Jr.

In FC Dallas by FOL Editor

FRISCO, Texas (Monday, Jan. 25, 2010) – FC Dallas today announced the team has waived 25-year old goalkeeper Ray Burse Jr. Burse departs FC Dallas following four seasons with the club after being selected in the 3rd Round of the 2006 MLS SuperDraft. The Ohio State grad made his professional debut on July 24, 2007, in a 1-1 draw with …

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Tornado Swept at Home

In Texas Tornado by FOL Editor

FRISCO – The Texas Tornado hosted their only instate rival, the Wichita Falls Wildcats, for the final time of the season Saturday and Sunday, but lost both games 4-2 and 6-5 in two physical matches. The series started off with a quick score from Tornado forward Brendan Bandyk, assisted by James Poston, 3:35 into the game. There wasn’t another goal …

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Frisco Initiaties Online Ticket Pledge Drive for NCAA Football Games; City trying to attract the NCAA Division I Championship games following the 2010, 2011 and 2012 seasons

In General by FOL Editor

January 25, 2010 – Officials in Frisco have announced an online ticket pledge initiative for the city’s efforts to attract the NCAA Division I Football Championship games following the 2010, 2011 and 2012 seasons. In November, Frisco was chosen by the NCAA as one of two finalist cities for the upcoming national championship contests, and after final presentations on Feb. …

FC Dallas to compete in inaugural Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic

In FC Dallas by FOL Editor

  FC Dallas will compete in the inaugural Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic Feb. 25 and 27, 2010, along with the Houston Dynamo, Toronto FC and the New York Red Bulls as part of their preseason training in preparation for the 2010 Major League Soccer season. On Thursday, Feb. 25, FC Dallas will face Toronto FC at 8:30 p.m. …

FC Dallas 2010 MLS SuperDraft Quotes

In FC Dallas by FOL Editor

Zach Loyd on being FCD’s first selection (5th overall) in the 2010 MLS SuperDraft… “First of all I’m very thankful and I thank God to be able to have this opportunity to play. I couldn’t be more excited about the team I’m going to. I’m from Oklahoma so it’s very close and I’m excited to be able to play for a …

Tornado Win 2-1 in Shootout

In Texas Tornado by FOL Editor

FRISCO — The top-ranked Wenatchee Wild came into Dr Pepper Arena Friday night only to have the Tornado beat them in a tight defensive match. With Saturday marking the rematch, the Tornado put up an even better show, beating the Wild 2-1 in a shootout and sweeping the NAHL’s top team. Saturday night’s game was an even more defensive match …