Fort Zumwalt East High School senior Megan Reis recently signed a letter of intent to play soccer at St. Charles Community College in fall 2012.
Fort Zumwalt East (FZE) soccer player Megan Reis (seated, center) recently signed a letter of intent to play soccer for St. Charles Community College in fall 2012. Also pictured are Megan’s parents, Roaxanne Reis (seated, left) and Rich Reis (seated, right), and (standing, left-right) Tim Grimes, FZE activities director; Seth Ilber, FZE women’s soccer head coach; Kevin Reis, Megan’s brother; and Josh Tyler, SCC women’s soccer assistant coach.
Megan has been a four-year varsity starter for Fort Zumwalt East and a captain since her sophomore year. She was voted Defensive Player of the Year both her sophomore and junior year. As a junior, she was awarded 2nd Team All-Conference.
The SCC women’s soccer team will be led by Head Coach Ashlee Slayback for her second season. Slayback, a former Texas A&M soccer star, ended her professional soccer career with the St. Louis Athletica in 2009 and has been coaching women’s soccer ever since. She is also currently the head coach of the girls’ soccer team at Ursuline Academy. Joining her for his second season is Assistant Coach Josh Tyler, who has more than 20 years of playing experience and also coaches for the Mid Rivers Soccer Club.
“We are very excited to add Megan to our team,” Slayback said. “She is going to be a big addition to the SCC Cougars.”
Slayback and Tyler will continue recruitment efforts during the spring high school soccer season. For team information, call the SCC Athletics Department at 636-922-8250 or visit www.stchas.edu/athletics. Other NJCAA sports at the college include men’s soccer, women’s softball and men’s baseball.
Established in 1986, St. Charles Community College is celebrating 25 years as a public, comprehensive two-year community college with associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities. For more information, visit www.stchas.edu.