Monthly Archives: December 2015


Former LUFC Players Invited to 2016 MLS Player Combine

December 22, 2015

Former Lane United players Mikhail Doholis and Wade Hamilton have been invited to participate in the 2016 adidas MLS Player Combine. Both Doholis and Hamilton have been leading successful college careers since their time at LUFC.

Doholis recently finished his senior season at Oregon State University where he earned Pac-12 Honorable Mention team honors for his exceptional work on the field. Mikhail played for Lane United during the 2014 season where he provided a solid presence in the midfield.

Hamilton attends Cal Poly University where he helped lead the Mustangs’ men’s soccer team to the NCAA tournament for the first time in seven seasons. Hamilton was named Big-West Goalkeeper of the Year in 2014 and 2015 and ranked second in the conference in saves and shutouts during the 2015 season. Hamilton played for Lane United during the 2014 season.

Congratulations to Mikhail and Wade! We wish you both the best of luck in the Combine and in your future careers!

LUFC College Players Earn NCAA Honors

December 14, 2015

LUFC midfielder Casey ChubbFertal was recently named to the All-West second team by the NSCAA for his outstanding season at the University of Redlands. ChubbFertal netted six goals and had six assists during the season, provided a solid presence in the Bulldogs’ midfield. He was also named to the All-Conference First Team in November.

Oregon State alumni Timmy Mueller and Jordan Jones were also recognized by the NSCAA with Mueller earning second-team Far-West honors and Jones earning third-team recognition. Mueller scored six goals this year and Jones led the team with nine goals. Both players had game-winning goals during the season and together, scored fifteen of the Beaver’s nineteen goals this season.

Coming Up: USL Annual General Meeting

December 7, 2015

LUFC Directors to attend annual Winter Summit

Sporting Director John Galas and Managing Director Dave Galas will be traveling to Clearwater, Florida next week for the USL Annual General Meeting (AGM). The meeting is scheduled for December 9th-11th and will provide club owners, coaches, and executives an opportunity to participate in educational meetings and network with leaders from national and international soccer organizations.

The AGM also provides a platform for clubs to set their game schedules for the 2016 season. The activities will conclude with the PDL Awards Luncheon where teams and executives will be honored for their performance during the 2015 season.

Stay tuned in to our Facebook and Twitter feeds as well as our website for the latest news from the AGM!