Strikers Alumnae Emily Emerson will be tackling a huge coast to coast run this summer to raise awareness, support, and hope for young adults battling cancer. Emerson was one of thirty-three people chosen through an application process to take on the 4,000 mile run from San Francisco to Boston for the Ulman Foundation’s 4K for Cancer program.
On Saturday, March 23rd and Sunday, March 24th the Short Pump Town Center, Dick’s Sporting Goods store location will be hosting its annual appreciation discount day to assist families and players with preparing for their upcoming sports season.
Tickets are on sale now for the Washington Spirit’s preseason opener, coming up Saturday, March 16 (7 p.m. ET) in Richmond, Va. The Richmond Kickers’ City Stadium is slated to host the game between Washington and James Madison University.
Over the weekend, six Richmond Strikers Soccer coaches began their journey towards earning their United States Soccer Federation D License. This course was sponsored by Virginia Youth Soccer and the Richmond Strikers.
This past weekend wrapped up RSK Tournament’s 2nd Annual Capital Fall Classic Recreational Weekend! All Richmond and Chesterfield Strikers recreational teams U10 and up were able to compete in this end-of-season tournament!
This past weekend wrapped up the U15-U19 State Cup semifinals and finals. 6 out of 8 Strikers teams reached the State Cup final with 3 teams claiming the title. The Striker U19 Elite boys, U15 Elite boys and U15 Elite girls teams were all champions this past weekend.
We are excited to announce the Strikers Before School Program. We are piloting the program this winter and it’s going to be open to any player (any club) ages 13-18. We are happy to include elite level players as well as players aspiring to be elite. Groups are broken up by ability or age depending on who will sign up at certain times.
The Strikers would like to congratulate Richmond United ECNL player Lindsey Romig and former RU ECNL player, Jordan Canniff, who have been selected to the United States Soccer U17 women's national team roster for the 2018 FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay. The tournament runs from November 13 until the 1st of December.
Richmond Strikers Rugby will be holding two free Fall Clinics! The clinics are set up for those who are interested in learning about the sport of rugby and are for players of all abilities and ages 4-18.