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Voting now open for 2009 US Youth Soccer Save of the Year

February 7, 2010 09:00 PM
Only 1 week to vote Save of the Year, Feb. 8-14
Vote Here: /workshop/goalandsaveoftheyearvoting.asp

FRISCO, Texas (Feb. 8, 2010) – Beginning today and going through Feb. 14, visitors to can vote for the 2009 Save of the Year. 

View the nominees on the video player to watch the Top 10 and pick your favorite via the online poll.

From Feb. 15-21, vote for the Goal of the Year on Winners will be announced Feb. 26 at the US Youth Soccer Awards Gala in Fort Worth, Texas, held in conjunction with the US Youth Soccer adidas Workshop.

2009 Save of the Year Nominees
Vote Feb. 8-14, 2010
Name Age Club Hometown
Paul Hegedus Under-16 Boys GFA 92 Blue (VA) Ashburn, Va. 
Margaret Simpkins Under-19 Girls Freestate Shooters (MD)  Bowie, Md. 
Natalie Smith Under-15 Girls CSA Elite (OH-N) Cincinnati, Ohio
Jaron Bradley Under-15 Boys SCSA 93 Gold (NC) Charlotte, N.C.
Ari Zargarian Under-15 Girls San Diego Surf (CA-S) San Diego, Calif.
Adrian Garcia Under-17 Boys CZ Elite (CA-S) La Canada, Calif.
Abby Smith Under-15 Girls Dallas Texans (N-TX) Dallas, Texas
Britt Eckerstrom  Under-16 Girls FC Frederick (MD) Boyds, Md. 
James Gladden Under-18 Boys DSC90 Green (SC) Rock Hill, S.C.
Taylor Hafling Under-17 Boys Javanon 92 (KY) Louisville, Ky.

Voting is limited to IP address and will not permit unlimited voting.
About the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) – US Youth Soccer - "The Game for ALL Kids!®" is the largest youth sports organization in the country and largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body of soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer registers more than 3 million players annually, ages 5 to 19, and over 900,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 55 member State Associations. US Youth Soccer programs provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit

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