MSC Stallions 98: Welcome

Welcome to the Stallions 98 Page

The MSC Stallions 98 is Montgomery Soccer Club's premiere soccer team for girls born on or after August 1, 1998 (U15 for Spring 2014).

The Stallions 98 participate in Washington Area Girls Soccer League (WAGS - Division 1) and MSYSA State cup as well as various tournaments throughout the year. The girls are coached by Nelson Abreu and Oscar Caceres. Goalkeeper training is provided by Matt Pasquinelli and Paul Lubao.

Every team out there seems to include an obligatory statement about how, unlike all those other teams, this team is truly different and focus on fun, "development" and the individual technical skills, teamwork and fitness necessary to play high-level, quality soccer, We hope this is really true for each and every team that writes that!

To find out it if is true for the Stallions 98, you are encouraged to come and watch us play and are cordially invited to train with us. Come and see how the coaches, parents, and players really interact and behave. Talk to us and ask questions. In that with any team you are interested in and don't base your decisions on a paragraph on a website!

 Feel free to contact Michael Howson at with any questions about the Stallions or DC/MD/VA area soccer! We look forward to hearing from you.



MSC Team of the Year (2013)
OBGC Capital Cup - Semi-finalists (Fall 2013, Premiere)
Hershey Invitational - Champions (Spring 2013, Division 1)
USYSA Presidents Cup Maryland Semi-finalists (Spring 2013)
SAC Columbia Fall Classic - Champions (Fall 2012, Elite)
Kirkwood Premiere Frederick Cup - Semi finalists (Fall 2012)
Hershey Invitational - Finalists (Spring 2012, Division 2)
VSA Bull Run Tournament - Champions (Spring 2011)
MSC Cherry Blossom Classic - Finalists (Spring 2011, Premiere)
MSC March Madness - Finalists (Spring 2010, Premiere)
Mid-Atlantic Cup - Champions (Spring 2008)
WAGS Sportsmanship Award Winners (Fall 2012, Spring 2011, Spring 2010, Fall 2009, Fall 2008)


Wednesday, March 5
Ultimate Cup and Loudoun Showcase

The Stallions 98 participated in the Ultimate Cup in Richmond and the Loudoun College Showcase in Leesburg, VA. While the results were not what were hoped, the team saw some positive moments as the coaches experiment with formations and positions ahead of State Cup and the WAGS season.

Tuesday, February 18
Stallions 98 kick off the rust at the Washington Spirit Presidents Day Cup

With the snowy winter resulting in fewer training sessions this winter, the Stallions 98 kicked off the rust at the Washington Spirit Presidents Day Cup on Monday Februrary 17th at the Maryland Soccerplex's Discovery Center. Thanks to the Soccerplex for hosting and the Spirit for sponsoring. #PresidentsDayCup

Saturday, February 1
Stallions 98 - MSI's 2013 Team of the Year

The Stallions 98 capped 2013 by being named MSI's 2013 Team of the Year!

  Many of the team members were able to join Coach Abreu and Coach Caceres (pictured along with MSI Chairman Adam Prill) at the MSI Awards Ceremony on February 19th.


Wednesday, December 11
Cold and Snowy at Annandale Girls Premiere Cup

The Stallions played under tough weather conditions at the Annandale Girls Premiere Cup. It took about 100 minutes of play for the team to become reacquainted, dropping their first game, playing to a 1-1 draw in the second before a 1-0 victory in freezing conditions on Sunday morning.