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For Immediate Release;

9/15/2017

Ellicott City, MD

 

 

City is excited to announce that Miller Brothers Chevrolet Cadillac, an Ellicott City-based dealership dedicated to servicing the local community for the past 90 years, will be partnering with City and assisting with the truck raffle which can be found at Citysoccerraffle.com . Why should you buy from Miller Brothers Chevrolet Cadillac? The unmatched service and diverse inventory has set them apart as the preferred dealer in Ellicott City. Miller Brother will also give a cash rebate to City Families that display their Membership Card at the time of purchase. Miller Brothers is proud to partner with a great organization like City, which places the participants overall development and the love of the game as top priorities. To find out more about Miller Brothers, visit their website, nohasslebuy.com.

 

 

Ellicott City Soccer Club through its affiliation with youth soccer leagues competing nationally and internationally, the Ellicott City Soccer Club will strive to create opportunities for personal growth using soccer as the means, regardless of financial capacity or ability. The goal will be to assist families in developing responsible youth using a soccer organization that is serviced by professional soccer people, making soccer decisions for the good of each participant.







ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND May 1, 2017- Rob Ryerson returns from France with the US Boys U16 Youth National Team

Rob Ryerson, Ellicott City’s Director of Soccer Operations and Player Development recently returned from coaching as an Assistant Coach with the US Boys U16 National Team in the 45th Annual Mondial Football Tournament in Montaigu, France.  The team played four matches total, beating both Belgium 1-0 and Mexico 3-0, before losing to Japan 3-2 and Brasil 2-0.  The tournament featured some of the best players in the country representing the 2001 birth year.  “This was a great experience to work with some of our best players in the country and represent the United States in International competition.”  Ryerson said.  Rob continues to be apart of the US Soccer Scouting network, in which he is identifying the top players in the area at selected US Training Centers around the region.  He will be coaching the 2005 City Black team moving into the 2017-18 seasonal year.


ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND March 6, 2017-

ROB RYERSON JOINS CiTY

Ellicott CiTY Soccer Club is excited to announce that Howard County native, Rob Ryerson will be joining the club as the new Director of Soccer Operations and Player Development. Rob brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the club as he most recently has guided the Potomac Soccer Association as it’s Technical Director. He will join “CiTY” at the end of this seasonal year upon completion of his current commitments. 
While attending Oakland Mills High School in Columbia, he won a Maryland State Championship and also was named the Howard County “Player of the Year”. Rob then went on to be a two time All-American at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  
After college, Rob played Professional soccer over 8 seasons with various teams to include the local professional clubs the Baltimore Blast, Maryland Bays and Washington Warthogs. He also went on to play with the US National Team scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Costa Rica on June 14th, 1988. 
After playing professionally, Rob has been equally successful coaching at all levels in the game to include High School, College and in the Professional ranks. As a USSF “A” Licensed coach, Rob is also an instructor for the Maryland State Soccer Association and is currently a US Soccer Scout identifying the most talented players in the country. He also has most recently served as an Assistant Coach for the U18 US Men’s National Team. 
We welcome Rob to CiTY as we move into the Club Champions League, one of the best youth soccer leagues in the region. Ellicott City Soccer Club board member, Rob Mamula quotes: "With the combination of our Executive Director Tim Ryerson, Technical Director Carmen Juliano and addition of Rob Ryerson, there is plenty to look forward to in the future growth and development of soccer in Howard County as well as top youth league in the region."


November 15th, 2016

 

 

RETHINK WATER PARTNERS WITH ELLICOTT CITY SOCCER CLUB TO PROMOTE HEALTHY HYDRATION FOR ACTIVE YOUTH

 

(Ellicott City) – Environmentally-focused beverage startup RETHINK Water proudly announces a two-year partnership with Ellicott City Soccer Club, a local soccer club dedicated to developing healthy and well-rounded kids through the game of soccer. Ellicott City Soccer Club’s commitment to fostering healthy habits in kids is a perfect match for RETHINK Water, a premium water packaged in a paperboard carton that is designed to be better for the environment while still offering convenience for active families.

The team at RETHINK Water is excited to embrace the opportunity presented by this local partnership to educate families about making positive choices for the environment. Soccer sidelines are a great setting to spark conversations in the community about the benefits of renewable resources.  

“Ellicott City Soccer Club is a great partnership where we see an opportunity to share our environmentally responsible message with like-minded families who finally have a convenient alternative to single use plastic water bottles for their kids,” says CEO and Co-founder of RETHINK Water Matt Swanson. “We are excited to join Ellicott City Soccer Club in their mission to bring up well-rounded and healthy kids.”

Ellicott City Soccer Club is a high-quality soccer club based in Howard County, Maryland that is dedicated to the healthy development of kids through the game of soccer. Participating in tournaments both locally and nationally, Ellicott City Soccer Club has over 35 travel teams and 350 recreational players throughout the year in various programs including a Free Special Needs clinic. Executive Director Tim Ryerson believes “the partnership between CiTY and RETHINK is a perfect fit. Educating our players about staying hydrated and drinking more water is a priority as part of our “off the field” development which is one of the things that sets us apart from traditional soccer clubs. Also, we want to support local business and RETHINK is located in downtown Ellicott City!”. For more information on various programs visit www.ellicottcitysc.org or email operations@ellicottcitysc.org.

RETHINK Brands has corporate headquarters in Historic Ellicott City, Maryland. RETHINK Water, a premium water packaged in a paperboard carton, is available at Target, Giant Food, CVS, Roots Market, Yes! Organic Markets, select Wegmans, and online at Amazon.com. For more information, please contact Leslie Barragan Leslie@drinkrethinkwater.com or at 443-301-5060. Terms of the agreement have not been released.