Articles written by: Staci Klemmer

Teacher of math, volunteer uniform maker for Montgomery United, mother of one soccer playing son (and a former soccer playing son) and obsessed DOOP'er since the beginning...

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Fans’ View: The joys of high school soccer

Staci Klemmer on what it’s like when your children tryout for their high school soccer team.

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Fans’ View: Singing no more

The fans no longer lead the singing of the national anthem at Union home games. Staci Klemmer wants a return to what was “our tradition” for six seasons.

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Fans’ View: What the Euros looked like in Germany

Staci Klemmer on being in Europe during Euro 2016.

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Fans’ View: Yes, I was in the tunnel with the USMNT

Staci Klemmer on working as a volunteer at the Copa America Centenario games at the Linc.

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Fans’ View: Hope realized

Staci Klemmer on when hope is rewarded.

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Fans’ View: The perks of volunteering at international soccer events

Staci Klemmer on volunteering for major soccer tournaments like the 1994 World Cup and the upcoming Copa America Centenario.

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Fans’ View: Up Bethlehem way

Staci Klemmer on going up to Bethlehem to see the Steel.

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Fans’ View: Unexpected happiness

Staci Klemmer on the unexpected happiness she’s feeling after the Union’s home opener.

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Fans’ View: The ongoing changes in age registration in youth soccer

Staci Klemmer discusses how her club is addressing the changes to age registration in youth soccer, and her concerns about some of the changes.

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Fans’ View: The nightmare brewing in youth soccer

Staci Klemmer on the decisions parents will have to make for their children given the shift from school-year to calendar-year age registration in youth soccer.