MLS Next News

Who is going to be the King of the Cup?!?!

November 20, 2022

As play begins in the World Cup, members of the Ballistic United Soccer Club – MLS NEXT coaches and BUSC staff members – begin their competition to find out who is the King of the Cup! The scoring is as such: 5 points for each team that advances out of group play; 10 points per…

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MLS NEXT teams with mixed results November 12-13!

November 13, 2022

To start the weekend off right, the U-19 squad beat Diablo 6-1, on Saturday, November 12. Matthew Njome scored three goals, Sean Sweeney, Colin Davis, and Evan DeYoe had one goal each. Davis had a pair of assists, with Bruce Dowd, and Njome getting one assist each. On Sunday, the U-16 team started the ball…

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MLS NEXT U-19 team tops Diablo Valley 3-0!

October 23, 2022

Goals from Nicholas Vierya and Josip Batkovic, as well as a Diablo Valley own goal gave Ballistic the 3-0 win on Sunday, Oct. 23. Christian Mayorca went the distance in the goal to get the win and the shutout!

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BUSC MLS NEXT teams turn in a good weekend Sept. 24-25!!

September 28, 2022

The Ballistic MLS NEXT teams had a strong weekend, posting a 4-1-1 record over September 24-25! On Saturday, the BUSC U17 team started the weekend off with a 4-3 win over Sacramento Republic. Collin Davis scored twice with Charlie Votel and Jack Grossman getting one each. Grossman also had the assist on one of the…

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BUSC Fundraiser Sunday, August 21 at Pairings Wine Bar!

August 18, 2022

We’ve got a fun way to help raise funds for BUSC this Sunday as we are teamming up with Pairings Wine Bar in downtown Pleasanton! From 12 noon to 7 p.m., come into Pairings at 310 Main St., order some of their outstandings wines or food selections, mention Balllistic United and 10 percent of what…

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Meet BUSC MLS NEXT coach Brady Taylor!

August 3, 2022

BUSC MLS NEXT COACHING QUESTIONNAIRE   Name: Brady Taylor Team coaching: U13 MLS Next/Assistant Director of Coaching Years with BUSC: Starting 2nd year Soccer background: I have won State Cup as a player in California and have won State Cup as a coach in California and Arizona. After club I went on to play at…

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Meet MLS NEXT Coach Eric Denton!

August 2, 2022

  Name: Eric Denton   Team coaching: MLS NEXT u15s (2008) & u17s (2006)   Years with BUSC: Starting 3rd season   Soccer background:  2x All-American, The Santa Clara University, 10 years Major League Soccer   Favorite professional soccer team: FC Barcelona   Favorite professional soccer player: Paolo Maldini & Leo Messi   Favorite movie: Top…

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U-17 MLS NEXT team ends Cup with 3-3 tie with NYSC!

June 30, 2022

The Ballistic U-17 team ended play for the club in the MLS NEXT Cup in Texas with a 3-3 final with the New York Soccer Club on Wednesday. Sam Fomin has the first goal, then picked up the assists on the next two. Ali Elmasnouy  and Evan De Yoe got the last two goals. Ilya…

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MLS NEXT Cup results for Tuesday, June 28!

June 28, 2022

BUSC had two of our MLS NEXT teams in action on Tuesday in the MLS NEXT Cup, just outside of Dallas. The U-16 side who advanced to the final 16 in the playoffs before being eliminated from championship contention, finished out their stay with a 3-0 blanking of Solar. Adan Nichani scored all three goals…

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BUSC U-16 MLS NEXT Cup playoff run comes to an end

June 27, 2022

Th exciting post season run that took the BUSC U-16 team to the final 16 teams in the MLS NEXT Cup playoffs came to an end Sunday evening as the team fell 3-2 to St. Louis F.C. Colin Davis scored the first goal off an assist from Jack Grossman, his third of the tournament. Nico…

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