Midlothian Youth Soccer League to Merge With Richmond Kickers Youth Club
Midlothian Youth Soccer League will be merging into the Richmond Kickers Youth Soccer Club, and will continue to operate under the Richmond Kickers name and brand. The members of the MYSL approved the move by a vast majority vote."The Board of Directors of the Midlothian Youth Soccer League are confident that this merger will not only enhance recreational youth soccer for the memberships of both clubs, but will also insure that non-profit sports will thrive in the Richmond Metro area," said Tom Leahy, MYSL President as quoted here. Current RKYSC Board of Directors President Rob Ukrop,will continue to serve in this role. Custis Coleman will serve as Vice President of the merged organization alongside members of both clubs' boards. The Richmond Kickers will continue to be led by Leigh Cowlishaw, Director of Soccer, and Shelley Sowers, General Manager.