ODP Players Past & Present Honored!


AYSA would like to congratulate current and past ODP Players for their
recent honors:

Daniel Malki
Arizona 97 ODP Team
Daniel participated in the 2012 US Youth Soccer Thanksgiving Boys Interregional at the Grande Sports Complex in Casa Grande, Arizona. Malki, represented Region IV as they competed against the other three Regions within USYSA. Over 150 players competed. Following the event, Malki was selected to the “Best XI” team signifying the best 11 players of the entire competition as selected by the coaching staffs from all teams participating. 

Additional information on the USYSA Boys ODP Thanksgiving Interregional "Best XI"


Julie Johnston
Arizona 92 ODP Team
Following an incredible run to capture the FIFA Women’s 2012 Under-20 Women’s World Cup Championship and securing the “Bronze Ball” in the process, Arizona native Julie Johnston has had an incredible year! Johnston, a junior at Santa Clara University has been announced as a Finalist for the US Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year Award.  (CLICK HERE TO VOTE FOR JULIE on the US Soccer Facebook page.)  Additionally, she is a semi-finalist for the M.A.C. Hermann Trophy which honors the Player of the Year in College Soccer. It doesn’t end there… Julie was also named to TopDrawer.com’s Team of the Season for 2012!

Additional information on Julie Johnston & her incredible year

Arizona Youth Soccer Association would like to congratulate these past & present Arizona ODP players for their incredible accomplishments!

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