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Gnim Bazim: Where is He Now?

Gnim Bazim has been part of South Bronx United for six years, joining the organization as a 12-year old. With the help of our Director of College Placement and Alumni, Tom DeMaio, Gnim is currently a senior at Mercersburg Boarding School in Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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SBU Alumnus Beaufils Kimpolo: South Bronx United is Home

South Bronx United to me has been more than just a soccer club. Unlike many other soccer clubs throughout New York City, SBU has helped me improve my academic performances all throughout high school, especially when it came to English … Continue reading

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South Bronx United named a Sports 4 Life Grant Recipient by the Women’s Sports Foundation and espnW

New York, NY (May 5, 2016) – The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) teamed up with espnW to announce today that South Bronx United, based in Bronx, NY, is a 2016 recipient of a “Sports 4 Life”program. In a national effort to … Continue reading

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Connecting Through the Sport of Soccer

It was Saturday, September 19th, sunny and 72 degrees at South Bronx High School. It’s the first game of the season for the South Bronx United U11 Select Boys Team. They’d be met at the field by their opponent from Portland, Connecticut … Continue reading

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South Bronx United Works to Promote Health and Wellness

BRONX, NY — September 12th, hundreds of South Bronx families had the opportunity to learn about health and community programs at the South Bronx Health and Wellness Day at Macombs Dam Park.  The event coincided with the opening day of … Continue reading

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SBU Literacy Day: Bringing the Joy of Reading to the Soccer Pitch

BRONX, NY – Over 500 boys and girls attend South Bronx United’s Recreational Program at Macombs Dam Park and Mullaly Park each Saturday to play soccer.  On May 9th, they also had the opportunity to take home free books and experience the … Continue reading

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U17 Boys Columbus Cup in Review

by Kevin Anchundia The 2014 Brooklyn Italians Columbus cup is a tournament where all soccer clubs around the country are invited to compete. South Bronx United 97 Strikers have been playing in this tournament for the past three years and … Continue reading

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My Year in Review: SBU Boys U12 Ups and Downs

by Joan Roque, 12 South Bronx United’s Under-12 Boys had a great year in 2013-2014.  It was our first year as a team. For some of my teammates it was their first year playing for a travel team.  Even though … Continue reading

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2nd Annual SBU Charity Cup Brings Soccer Players to the Bronx while Raising Crucial Funds for South Bronx Youth Program

BRONX, NY – The 2nd Annual SBU Charity Cup was held on Saturday July 12th, bringing out 12 adult soccer teams and 130 players to compete for the purpose of raising money for South Bronx United’s youth soccer, education, mentoring, … Continue reading

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My Season in Review: SBU 00 la Furia Azul

by Angel Reyes, 13 Our U13 boys team “La Furia Azul” had a fun and challenging spring season. Our team was focused and determined to play hard through out the 10-game season. It wasn’t easy, but our team coach, Jvon … Continue reading

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