St. Louis Scott Gallagher’s Ian Drake and Max Maloney have been selected to participate in the U-12 U.S. Youth Futsal Festival July 17-20 in Kansas City, KS.
Drake and Maloney, members of the SLSG MO 2003 Pre-Academy team, will have the opportunity to work with members of the U.S. Soccer coaching staff and compete against other elite futsal players in the U-12 age group.
The national camp will be held at the New Century Fieldhouse.
The US Youth Futsal Festival brings together the nation’s five Regional teams for a four-day event that includes training, games and the selection of US Youth Futsal National Teams.
The festival is led by US Youth Futsal Technical Director Keith Tozer, who is assisted by the regional directors and US Youth Futsal coaching staff. The first two days of the festival include training sessions, the final two days include a four-game round robin tournament.
Players are evaluated throughout the event, with top players chosen for US Youth Futsal National Teams.