USA Deaf Soccer Update: World Cup in Ankara, Turkey

Featured on March 2, 2012:

* Recently, USA Deaf Soccer announced the Men’s and Women’s team rosters for the World Deaf Football Championships in Ankara, Turkey from July 16th to July 28th.

* The USA Deaf Soccer teams need your support and is looking to raise $230,000 to attend this trip!

Send all donations to:
USA Deaf Soccer Association
c/o 2012 World Deaf Football Championships Team
3711 S. State Rt. 157
Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Donate online:
Click on the logo to the right to go directly to USA Deaf Soccer’s PayPal page.

* Read more about some of the players participating on the Men’s and Women’s team:

Matt Eby #12 
Position: Defense
Age: 28
Hometown: Mount Dora, FL
Height: 6 ft 1 in
Weight: 170 lbs
High School: Lancaster Mennonite High School, PA
College: B.S. at Gallaudet University, current MA at National University
Previous Deaflympics: 2005 Melbourne, Australia
High School Accolades: Played Varsity for 3 years at Lancaster Menn. Named First Team and Second team All Star in Lancaster- Lebanon League. PIAA State AA Semifinalist
College Accolades: Capital Athletic Conference All Conference 2nd team 3 straight years 2004-2006, Gallaudet Men’s Soccer Captain for 3 years 2004-2006, 2007 Gallaudet University Male Athlete of Year

Read Matt’s blog:

Felicia Schroeder #2
Position: Midfield
Age: 25
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Height: 5 ft 6 in
High School: Oak Hills High School
College: University of South Carolina (Freshman and Sophomore), Purdue University
High School Accolades: Freshman year-first team all conference, rookie of the year. Sophomore year: Sat out due to injury. Junior year 2nd team all conference. Senior year, first team all conference, all city and all state.
College Accolades: Leading scorer at University of South Carolina sophomore year. At Purdue: Big 10 Champion Junior year.

Read Felicia’s blog:

Here’s the full roster for the Men’s and Women’s teams:

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