From the monthly archives: February 2014

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – When former Grande Sports Academy midfielder Jordan Allen signed with Real Salt Lake on December 31st, 2013, he capped off a banner calendar year at the GSA home of the RSL-AZ Academy, becoming the seventh player with ties to the GSA to sign professionally in 2013 joining former teammates: Carlos Salcedo, […]

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – A weekend without a matche is a rare occurrence at the Grande Sports Academy home of the Real Salt Lake Academy, and for the first time in three weeks the RSL-AZ Elite and Real Salt Lake Academy will enjoy a weekend of rest.

The weekend will still be filled with soccer […]

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TUCSON, Ariz. – Real Salt Lake Academy defender Justen Glad was a late second-half substitute in the Claret-and-Cobalt’s 3-1 win over FC Tucson on Wednesday night in the final match of group play at the Desert Diamond Cup.

Glad was brought on in the 81st-minute and almost notched an assist three minutes later when he […]

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Fall 2013 4.0+ GPA Club

On February 27, 2014 By

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – The Grande Sports Academy academic staff would like to give special recognition for those boys who earned a 4.0 GPA or above in the 2013 fall semester:

Photo gallery below…

Victor Alvarez
Ishan Atit
Jesus Avelar
Corey Baird (signed with Stanford University)
Adam Ferguson
Justen Glad […]

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Season stats for the Grande Sports Academy are listed below.

This past weekend marked the midway point for the Real Salt Lake U-16 & U-18 Academy teams. Through 14 USSDA league matches, both RSL Academy teams are the current leaders in the Southwest Division for their respective age groups.

GP W […]

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Real Salt Lake Academy defender Justen Glad has been invited by Real Salt Lake to participate in the fourth annual Desert Diamond Cup, which is a preseason soccer tournament hosted by USL Premier Development League team, FC Tucson.

The Claret-and-Cobalt will be marking their third appearance in this year’s edition where […]

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Real Salt Lake finished first in Central Region qualifying for the 2013-14 Generation Adidas Cup, which is Major League Soccer’s annual elite youth tournament for U-17 academy teams. The Claret-and-Cobalt have now qualified for a national event in April where they will compete alongside international teams.

Here are a few interesting […]

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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Grande Sports Academy Exports is a feature in which we track the progress of former Grande Sports Academy players who are playing professionally. There are currently nine professional players in five different countries that have ties to the Grande Sports Academy. GSA Exports will track players who have been called up […]

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