Articles written by: Josh Trott

Josh Trott grew up in Olney playing for Olney AA and went to Central HS, where he warmed the bench. After college, he taught, coached and played in Uganda at Christ School Bundibugyo. He returned to Philadelphia, where he has taught and coached for ten years. Currently he coaches Central's varsity boys. In 2014 he published Nobody Says Hi Anymore, in which a lone teenager uses a Philadelphian toughness and honesty to survive the zombie apocalypse.

High School Soccer / Local

Philly Public League Boys Soccer 2018 Season Wrap

Franklin Towne Charter took their first-ever Philadelphia Public League title after an exciting postseason run.

Annual Awards

PSP Local Teams of the Year: Eastern PA ODP U17 Boys and Conestoga High School Boys

Conestoga High School and Eastern PA ODP U-17 earned PSP’s Local Teams of the Year honors.

Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Analysis of Union shot production, All-Stars to PKs, more

Today’s local, MLS, and Union news

Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Union win, Blake out, Morris and Altidore win the Gold Cup

Both the Union and USMNT won last night, but Andre Blake may miss some more time. Today’s news.

Daily news roundups

Daily Roundup: Wednesday soccer all night

USMNT win, the Union lose and more in today’s roundup.

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Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Pontius leaves tomorrow, Danny Williams Premier premiere

Chris Pontius heads to the Gold Cup and more in today’s news.

Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Union lose on PKs, US Open Cup upsets, more

The Union are knocked out of the Open Cup and more in today’s roundup.

Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Open Cup upsets, Union not upset

The Union advance, FC Cincinnati upset their opponents, and more in today’s news roundup.

Commentary / Youth Soccer

Youth development: Broad or deep?

What is the best approach to developing youth players? High school soccer coach and PSP contributor Josh Trott explores.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: USMNT to face Trinidad tonight, Beckham’s stadium hopes advance, and more

The U.S. have a big game tonight, Andre Blake receives another honor, and more in this morning’s news roundup.