Nor'easters mine for "diamonds in the rough" during spring tryout for 2017 PDL season
More than 40 players seek to earn a spot with defending PDL Eastern Conference champions

The team will invite the players who can contribute to the club, and begin preparations for the 2017 season, which begins with a May 10 date in the 104th edition of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

Nor'easters to kick off 2017 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup run at home
Ocean City will host Philadelphia's Junior Lone Star on May 10 in one of the world's most historic knockout tournaments

The Nor'easters are one of the most successful amateur teams in the country when it comes to the US Open Cup. Only two amateur teams in the country have more Open Cup wins (8) and professional team upsets (5) than Ocean City has.

Nor'easters' all-time wins leader Tim Oswald re-joins club as Sporting Director
Ocean City adds a new Technical Director, assistant coach to strong PDL staff

Dave Castellanos joins the club as the new Technical Director, and Tyler Stakiwicz takes over as an assistant coach in charge of goalkeepers under first-year head coach John Thompson.

Ocean City Nor'easters to host two MLS academy teams in exhibition games
D.C. United and New England Revolution Under-23s return to the Beach House for second year in a row

Much like the players of the Nor'easters organization, both teams feature up and coming young players who are training with the hopes of taking their game to the professional level.

Register today: Nor'easters to hold second open tryout session on Saturday
Defending Eastern Conference champions to host tryout April 15 at Total Turf in Pitman, NJ

The Nor'easters are looking to build on the club's national semifinals appearance last year and are looking for fresh talent to be a part of what hopes to be a championship season in 2017 under new head coach John Thompson.

Ocean City Nor'easters announce 2017 Spring Recreation Program
Registration now open for kids Pre-K through 8th grade beginning April 22

The Ocean City Nor'easters' Spring Recreation Program is back for 2017. This year's edition, which open to all players up to 8th grade will kick off on Saturday, April 22 and run through June 17.

Ocean City Nor'easters announce 2017 Spring Recreation Program
Registration now open for kids Pre-K through 8th grade beginning April 22

The Ocean City Nor'easters' Spring Recreation Program is back for 2017. This year's edition, which open to all players up to 8th grade will kick off on Saturday, April 22 and run through June 17.

Ocean City Nor'easters introduce new, familiar faces to front office
Granese Jr. promoted to the club's new general manager

The Ocean City Nor'easters are proud to announce the addition of two new staff members, the return of another and a promotion  and the return of a third. Ahead of the club's 21st season, these three individuals will add professional experience to help the team excel both on and off the field.

Ocean City Nor'easters qualify for 2017 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup
The 104th edition of the tournament will kick off May 10

For the eighth time in franchise history, the Ocean City Nor'easters have qualified for the most prestigious tournament in U.S. Soccer: The Lamar Hunt US Open Cup.

Ocean City Nor'easters' 2017 PDL schedule released
Nor'easters begin defense of Eastern Conference championship on May 19 vs. Evergreen FC

This summer will mark the 21st season for the Ocean City Nor'easters as they are back in the Mid-Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference for the seventh year in a row.

Two more Ocean City Nor'easters players drafted by Major League Soccer
Eric Klenofsky and Logan Ketterer are taking their goalkeeping skills to the next level

The tradition of Ocean City Nor’easters players getting drafted by Major League Soccer (MLS) teams continued as two former goalkeepers were selected in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft.

Press of AC: Talent abound at Nor'easters' first tryout session in Ocean City
Stay tuned for second tryout session announcement

On the new turf at Carey Stadium, more than 40 soccer players from across the nation were hoping to catch the eye of new Ocean City Nor'easters head coach John Thompson as they showed off their skills. Their goal: making one of the three Ocean City Nor’easters teams (U-20, U-23, Premier Development League) for 2017.

One of Ocean City Nor'easters' all-time greats returns to become new head coach
Former PDL Defender of the Year John Thompson becomes 7th head coach in club history

The Ocean City Nor’easters are proud to announce one of its all-time greatest players is returning as the club’s new head coach.

Nor'easters in the Pros 2016 report: More champions, goal of the year, breakthrough performances at home and abroad
Tyler Miller, Ryan Richter and Tony Donatelli all win trophies

There are dozens of former Ocean City Nor'easters who are playing professionally both across North America and overseas. With MLS, the USL and the NASL getting ready for the 2017 season, we take a look back at how our Ocean City alums performed at the next level.

Nor'easters in the Pros 2016 report: More champions, goal of the year, breakthrough performances at home and abroad
Tyler Miller, Ryan Richter and Tony Donatelli all win trophies

There are dozens of former Ocean City Nor'easters who are playing professionally both across North America and overseas. With MLS, the USL and the NASL getting ready for the 2017 season, we take a look back at how our Ocean City alums performed at the next level.

Nor'easters College Report: Title contenders, All-Americans, history-makers and more
Several Ocean City alums not only were successful on the field, but in the classroom as well.

Several Ocean City Nor'easters players are scattered around the country competing with their respective colleges and universities. With the 2016 college season in the books, we take a look at how our Ocean City alums performed this season

Nor'easters' tryouts for 2017 PDL team kicks off in Ocean City on Dec. 30
Sign up for a chance to be part of the defending Eastern Conference champions in 2017

The Nor'easters are looking to fill roster spots for the 2017 PDL team, as well as the Under-23 and Under-20 teams.

Ocean City Nor'easters announce 2016 PDL team award winners
The club honors players for their effort, both on and off the field, that made this season special

Since 2006, the Ocean City Nor'easters have turned to the players and coaches themselves to determine the team award winners. The first year, it was just voting for the most valuable player but the awards have expanded over the years to honor a number of players that were the heart and soul of the summer season.

Ocean City's PDL MVP Chevy Walsh signs with Pittsburgh Riverhounds
Record-breaking season earns Nor'easters forward a pro contract

The Jamaican, who played his college ball at Jefferson College in Missouri, was named the 2016 PDL MVP after becoming the first Nor'easters player to ever win the league's scoring title 14 goals and 3 assists in 14 games.

The Best XI highlights from Ocean City Nor'easters' 2016 season
From starting a women's team to inspiring a beer and reaching the final four, it was an exciting summer

We have compiled a list of the Best XI moments that made it a memorable 2016 campaign in Ocean City.

2016 season in review: Record-breaking performances lead Nor'easters to memorable Eastern Conference title
Chevaughn Walsh becomes first PDL MVP in more than a decade as club's first league scoring champion

After qualifying for the PDL playoffs and eliminating three division champions, Ocean City's 20th season as a franchise came to a close in the league semifinals.

Chevaughn Walsh wins 2016 PDL MVP award after historic season with Nor'easters
Jamaican becomes second Ocean City player in history to be named the league's top player

Walsh was named to the All-Eastern Conference Team and became the fourth player in club history to make the All-PDL team. He led the team to a 9-5-0 record and a second place finish in the Mid-Atlantic Division.

Nor'easters forward, PDL scoring champion, Chevaughn Walsh named to All-League team
PDL MVP finalist led the league in scoring with 14 goals

The Jamaican forward was a strong force in the attack, scoring 14 goals in 14 games which broke the Ocean City single-season record, as well as tying the record for points in a season with 31.

Ocean City Nor'easters' magical playoff run ends in PDL final four
Ocean City loses to Calgary Foothills FC 3-0 at Tennessee Avenue Soccer Complex

The team's playoff run ends after defeating three division champions (GPS Portland Phoenix, Charlotte Eagles, Reading United AC) before falling the Calgary. 

Chevaughn Walsh, Nathan Regis of Nor'easters named to PDL All-Conference team
Ocean City has multiple All-Conference selections for first time since 2005

Chevaughn Walsh, the PDL's leading goalscorer, and Nathan Regis, who finished tied for the league lead with nine assists (according to Ocean City Nor'easters records), were both honored by the league.

Tickets now on sale for Saturday's PDL Semifinal in Ocean City
Tennessee Avenue Soccer Complex will host the final four game with spot in PDL championship on the line

Tickets to Saturday's Semifinal match are now on sale at the Ocean City Nor'easters website here.

Nor'easters rally in second half to beat Reading United to win Eastern Conference title
Nathan Regis leads Ocean City with two goals and one assist to send Nor'easters to National Semifinals

After trailing 1-0 at halftime, the Nor'easters rallied with four second half goals to win the club's second conference title in their PDL history (2013).

Nor'easters edge Charlotte Eagles 1-0 to punch ticket to Sunday's conference final
One of the USL's longest rivalries is renewed in tonight as Ocean City faces Reading United live on YouTube at 7 p.m.

Chevy Walsh's record-breaking 16th goal of the season and Mike Kirk's heroics in goal send Nor'easters to the Eastern Conference Final.

WATCH REPLAY: Nor'easters edge Charlotte Eagles 1-0 to advance to Sunday's conference final
Game hosted by Reading United with winners facing off in Sunday's conference final

Reading United will be providing a live stream of both Semifinals on YouTube beginning at 5 p.m.

Nathan Regis continues pro prospect status even after move to Ocean City Nor'easters
NCAA Division II Player of the Year leads PDL in assists and will face his former club in Saturday's Eastern Conference Semifinal.

The Trinidad & Tobago native was an All-PDL selection with the Charlotte Eagles last year and will face them in the conference semifinals on Saturday.

Nor'easters kick off PDL playoff run with 3-1 win over GPS Portland Phoenix
At the home of the Nor'easters in Maine, goals by Walsh, Regis and Mwape lead the way

Ocean City moves on to the conference semifinals next weekend where they will take on the Eastern Conference's top team, the Charlotte Eagles. The game will be hosted by Reading United in Reading, Pa. on Saturday, July 23 (5;30 p.m. kickoff).

Nor'easters clinch playoff spot on final day with 3-2 win over Baltimore Bohemians
Walsh, Regis each have goal and assist to likely win PDL scoring, assist titles respectively

The Ocean City Nor’easters played to a thrilling 3-2 win over the Baltimore Bohemians on Sunday. With the win, the Nor’easters officially qualified for the 2016 Premier Development League Eastern Conference Playoffs for the first time since 2013.

Preview: Nor'easters host Baltimore in season finale needing win or draw to clinch playoffs
Bring your dog and make a donation to the local humane society to get a discount on your ticket on Sunday (5 p.m.)

Join the "Dog Days of Summer with the Nor'easters" as fans are encouraged to bring their dogs to the game and anyone who brings a pet food or toy donation for the Humane Society of Ocean City will receive a $2 discount on their ticket. Also, the Humane Society will be in attendance and they're bringing some of their furry friends who are available for adoption.

Nor'easters defender Ryan Howe named to PDL Team of the Week
Loyola Chicago product now tied for league lead in assists after three helpers in win over Jersey Express

Ryan Howe and the Ocean City Nor’easters will be back in action for the season finale on Sunday, July 10 against the Baltimore Bohemians at 5 p.m. at the Tennessee Avenue Soccer Complex. With a win or a draw, the Nor’easters will clinch a playoff spot.

Chevy Walsh's history-making breakout season has Nor'easters on brink of playoffs
Jamaican striker has a chance to win the PDL scoring title in Sunday's season finale against Baltimore at Tennessee Avenue

When the PDL released its Top 50 prospects list at the beginning of the season, Walsh's name was nowhere to be found. Last week, after putting himself in position to win the PDL scoring title, Chevy rocketed up the chart and now sits in the Top 10 in the 63-team league.

Chevy Walsh's record-breaking 13th goal seals Nor'easters' crucial win over Jersey Express
Ryan Howe assists on every goal in 3-1 win as Ocean City now controls its own playoff destiny ahead of Sunday's regular saeson finale

With his 13th goal of the season, Chevy Walsh is tied for the league lead in goals and breaks Ruben Mingo's Ocean City club record set back in 2004.

Playoff berth still in range after Nor'easters' 2-0 loss to Baltimore
Ocean City hosts Jersey Express on Sunday at 5 p.m. at Tennessee Avenue Soccer Complex

The Ocean City Nor’easters still control their own fate as the Premier Development League postseason comes into closer and closer view.

Nor'easters in the pros report: How Ocean City alums are performing at next level
Plenty of good performances including Tyler Miller carrying Seattle Sounders into US Open Cup Quarterfinals

There are dozens of former Ocean City Nor'easters who are playing professionally and as many leagues are in the dog days of summer, we thought now would be a good time to check in.

Walsh ties record as Nor'easters dominate Red Bulls U-23s to sweep holiday weekend
Chevy Walsh scores twice to tie Ocean City single-season goal record with 12

With the win, the Nor'easters improve to 7-4-0 on the season and move within one point of first place Reading United. 

Nor'easters continue playoff push in holiday weekend doubleheader
Ocean City takes on LVUS and NYRB Under-23s at Tennessee Ave Soccer Complex

Ocean City, New Jersey will be the scene for fireworks as the Ocean City Nor’easters play two games this weekend to give fans more reason to celebrate this Independence Day weekend.

Nor'easters begin holiday weekend homestand with 3-1 win over Lehigh Valley United
Ocean City hosts Red Bulls Under-23s tonight at 5 p.m. at Tennessee Ave. Complex

The Nor’easters took all three points tonight as they defeated United 3-1 and move into second place in the Mid Atlantic Division as well as into a playoff spot with only four games remaining.

Nor'easters Women earn late draw on road vs South Jersey Elite Barons
Late goal keeps the Nor'easters women unbeaten

Veronica Garcia scored a late equalizer to save a point for the Women's team.

Late goal dooms Nor'easters as Ocean City falls at Reading in seven-goal thriller
Stoppage time winner by Reading leaves Ocean City four points shy of first place with five games to play

Chevy Walsh's stoppage time equalizer was ruined by Reading's stoppage time winner.

Historic hat trick by Walsh leads Nor'easters to 6-1 rout at Evergreen FC
Ocean City sweeps Hammers to move within a point of first place in Mid-Atlantic Division

Chevy Walsh becomes the first player in Ocean City's PDL history to score two hat tricks in one season.

Nor'easters back in division title race with 3-1 win over Evergreen FC
Goals by Galvao, Regis and Sherwood put Ocean City back into division title race

Looking to come off two PDL losses in a row, the Ocean City Nor’easters looked to find their offense at Carey Stadium. And they did just that.

Nathan Regis hat trick leads Nor'easters to 3-1 exhibition win over Revolution U-23s
Ocean City improves to 2-0 in friendlies against MLS academy teams this season

The Nor'easters return to league play next Saturday, June 18 when they host Evergreen FC at Carey Stadium.

Nor'easters look to regain first place with road win against New York Red Bulls U23s
Ocean City are unbeaten (2-0-1) against last year's PDL finalist in three all-time meetings

After suffering a 2-0 loss against Reading United last weekend, the Nor'easters high-powered offense will look to get back on track.

Nor'easter Ale: Ocean City Nor'easters inspire exciting new beer
Tuckahoe Brewing Company's new pale ale will be unveiled on June 16 in Egg Harbor

The city of Ocean City, NJ may be a dry town, but that doesn't mean the Nor'easters don't appreciate a great beer.

Nor'easters' 20th home opener ends in 2-0 loss to rival Reading United
Reading continues to have Ocean City's number recently in 40th all-time meeting

The two clubs, who have been playing each other nearly every year since 1997 were meeting for the 40th time and the Reading continued to have the Nor'easters' number.

Two late goals help first place Nor'easters rally to beat Lehigh Valley United
Goals by Martim Galvao, Miguel Jaime complete the comeback on the road

The Ocean City Nor'easters won a nailbiter on the road with a 2-1 victory over the Lehigh Valley United Sonic.

Chevaughn Walsh hat trick leads Nor'easters to 3-0 road win over Evergreen FC
Jamaican scores 10th hat trick in Ocean City's PDL history

By mileage, it was the longest road trip of the PDL season for the Ocean City Nor'easters, and they were without their leading scorer, but you wouldn't know it by the way they played. 

Miguel Jaime's brace not enough as Nor'easters fall to Jersey Express, 4-2
Ocean City will look to bounce back Saturday at Evergreen FC

A warm night in Long Branch saw the Ocean City Nor’easters suffer their first loss of the Premier Development League (PDL) season at the hands of the Jersey Express

Nor'easters Women's roster taking shape with signing of six midfielders, four forwards
Roster nearly complete as team's offensive unit is signed for 2016 EDP season

With the club's inaugural season in the Eastern Development Program (EDP) just around the corner the team has signed 10 new players to fill up roster spots in the midfield and forward positions.

Nor'easters blank D.C. United U23s in final tune-up for today's PDL opener
Walsh, Ogunniyi, Regis score goals ahead of Sunday's game in Baltimore

Ocean City received goals from Chevnghn "Chevy" Walsh, Tim Ogunniyi and Nathan Regis as the nearly every player on the roster saw time with a big game scheduled for the following day.

Nor'easters open 2016 PDL season with 3-0 win over Baltimore Bohemians
Logan Ketterer earns clean sheet while Marcelo Petit, Chevy Walsh & Miguel Jaime all score

The Ocean City Nor'easters kicked off their 2016 Premier Development League (PDL) campaign with a big 3-0 win on another rainy night. 

FINAL SCORE ALERT: Ocean City Nor'easters blank Baltimore Bohemians, 3-0
Nor'easters get all three points on season's opening day

The Ocean City Nor'easters kicked off the 2016 Premier Development League (PDL) season in style this weekend with back-to-back 3-0 wins.

Nor'easters women sign pair of talented goalkeepers for inaugural season
New Jersey natives give team solid foundation ahead of EDP debut

With the Ocean City Nor’easters Women’s team preparing to kick off their inaugural season in the Eastern Development Program in early June, they began setting their roster, starting at the back.

Inaugural Blue & Orange Game a successful kickoff to 2016 season
Blue team edges the Orange 3-1 as Nathan Regis scores impressive opening goal

Not only were the Ocean City Nor'easters able to engage the fans and community, but it was a fantastic show of PDL talent before the regular season begins.

Preview: Inaugural Blue & Orange Game kicks off on Saturday
Teams will be chosen Friday at club's jersey unveiling

The team rosters will be announced during the Nor'easters' 2016 jersey unveiling celebration at Buffalo Wild Wings in Mays Landing, N.J..on Friday, May 13 at 7 p.m.

Ocean City Nor'easters continue strong tradition of goalkeeping with 2016 signings
Seven goalkeepers since 2003 have gone from Nor'easters to the pros

The Nor’easters have bulked up their final line of defense in acquiring a diverse group of goalkeepers for the upcoming PDL season.

Ocean City Nor'easters add 10 new players, including youth internationals, All-Americans
Club's 20th season will feature plenty of up-and-coming young talent from all over the country

They are newcomers come from a variety of places but all have the same goal, gaining valuable PDL experience while helping the Nor'easters keep up the club's winning tradition. Fresh players coming in for the season will include a bulk of new talent.

Ocean City Nor'easters sign seven players with PDL experience for 2016
Nor'easters' 20th season to feature a former All-PDL selection and a former NAIA All-American

The key to any successful PDL team is a strong core of veteran players. This season, Ocean City will feature seven players on the 2016 roster who have not only exceled at the college level, but have experience in the PDL.

Nor'easters announce 2016 jersey unveiling celebration at Buffalo Wild Wings
Fans can join the party at 7 p.m. in Mays Landing for prizes, giveaways, free tickets and more

On Friday, May 13 at the Buffalo Wild Wings location in Mays Landing, NJ, the club will kick off its 20th season with a special jersey unveiling celebration.

UPDATE: Nor'easters defeat New England Revolution U-23s, 3-1
Nathan Regis scores a hat trick to lead the way to exhibition win

Ocean City returns to league play next Saturday, June 18 at Carey Stadium when they host Evergreen FC at 7 p.m.

Nor’easters present Summer Vacation Soccer Camps
Camp offers kids chance to learn from Nor'easters players and coaches

The Ocean City Nor’easters are proud to announce its annual Summer Vacation Soccer Camps will return to give kids the chance to learn the game of soccer in a competitive and fun way.

Nor'easters announce inaugural Blue & Orange Game as team gets ready for 2016 season
Exhibition game on May 14 will coincide with Ocean City's Spring Block Party

The Ocean City Nor’easters are proud to announce the inaugural ‘Blue & Orange Game’, to be played Saturday, May 14 at Carey Stadium in Ocean City, NJ.

Nor'easters alum Tyler Miller fighting for starting job with Seattle Sounders
After frustrating 2015 season, Miller signed with the Sounders and made his MLS debut on his birthday

The Woodbury, NJ native is living his dream as a professional soccer player. He is enjoying his first season as a goalkeeper for the Seattle Sounders and already made his MLS debut.

Inaugural Ocean City Nor'easters womens tryout a success
Players seeking a spot on this summer's EDP team showcased their skills

The Ocean City Nor’easters hosted its first tryout for perspective women to join the organization's brand new team that will be starting this summer in the Eastern Development Program (EDP).

Trialists battle weather, show their skills at Ocean City Nor'easters PDL tryouts
The main goal of the tryouts is to fill out the roster for the Nor’easters' upcoming season

The Ocean City Nor’easters invited more than 50 players to tryout to join the team’s Premier Development League (PDL) roster on Sunday, March 20. The event brought out players from multiple countries and many different skillsets in hopes of earning a spot on the team for the upcoming PDL season.

D.C. United coming to Ocean City to face Nor'easters
Exhibition game on May 21 at Carey Stadium is a rematch from 2009 US Open Cup

The club will welcome the D.C. United Under-23s to the Beach House for an exhibition game.

Nor'easters outdoor spring soccer recreation program kicks off April 16; don't miss out, register today!
Open to all ages, the program runs through May 21

The Ocean City Nor'easters are excited to announce the clubs's spring recreation soccer program. The Nor'easters spring recreation program will begin indoors on March 7 and outdoors on April 16, running through May 21 and are open to players up to 8th grade.

Nor'easters to host Kick It 3v3 national soccer tournament
Registration now open for Ocean City tournament

The Kick it 3v3 Soccer Tournament will be making another summer tour across the country and the Ocean City Nor’easters are excited to announce the club will host one of the stops of this year’s competition.

Nor'easters Announce Summer Academy; Skills showcase moved to March 19
Ocean City now offers summer soccer for boys and girls

The Ocean City Nor'easters are proud to announce the formation of the Nor'easters Summer Academy. The club is seeking to fill boys and girls teams for the Under-8, Under-10, Under-12 and Under-14 age groups for training and tournaments starting June 7th and commencing the weekend of July 23 & 24.

Men's league schedule for Ocean City Nor'easters unveiled
Club's 20th season begins on the road on May 18; home opener on June 4 vs. rival Reading United

The Nor'easters' 20th campaign is set to begin May 18. On that day, the Nor'easters will open the season on the road against Lehigh Valley United Sonic. After four straight road games to start the season, the Nor'easters will have their home opener on June 4 when they host Reading United AC at Carey Stadium.

Ocean City Nor'easters announce tryout session for men's and women's teams
Women announce hiring of assistant coach Charlie Flowe

The tryout will be held at Rutgers University-Camden on Sunday, March 20 and is open to both men and women with the goal of discovering talent for the 20th PDL season for the men, as well as the inaugural season in the EDP team for the women.

Ocean City Nor'easters alum Tunde Ogunbiyi seeking new club after four seasons in Europe
All-time saves leader helped two clubs in Denmark earn promotion

Ogunbiyi has learned that first-hand as he has recently arrived back in the Philadelphia area after playing with four different clubs in Europe. He is looking to sign with a team and is keeping his options open as far as finding a team in the United States, where he was born and raised, or returning to Europe.   

NBA star LeBron James responds to Ocean City Nor'easters alum Nate Bourdeau's tweet in Kia ad
Bourdeau's tweet featured in a national commercial for Kia

The commercial recently made its national debut, airing during the Cavaliers/Warriors regular season rematch on Jan. 18, and as you can see, the folks at Kia and LeBron James have a little fun with Nate's tweet. Watch the video.

Four Ocean City Nor'easters selected in 2016 MLS Superdraft
Ties club record set last year with four players drafted

The 2016 Major League Soccer Superdraft is complete and after it was all said and done, four Ocean City Nor'easters had their names called and have a chance to sign with our country's top professional league.

Ocean City Nor'easters introduce women's team
Women will compete in EDP U23 Women's Premier League

The Ocean City Nor’easters are proud to announce the formation of a women’s team to add to the club’s mission of developing soccer players for the next level. The Ocean City Nor’easters Women will compete in the Eastern Development Program (EDP) Under-23 Women’s Premier League beginning in the summer of 2016.

Another successful tryout in the books as Ocean City seeks talent for 2016 season
Philadelphia Union assistant BJ Callaghan, Nor'easters alum Keasel Broome on hand to evaluate players

The second winter tryout session for the Ocean City Nor'easters took place at Rutgers-Camden University on Saturday, Jan. 2 as the club continues to look for new talent for the upcoming 2016 season.

Nor'easters College Report: National champs, All-Americans, Sportscenter top plays, more
We take a look at all of our Ocean City Nor'easter alums and how they performed at their respective colleges this past season

The 2015 college soccer season has come to a close and several Ocean City Nor’easters alumni had very productive campaigns. Some players won national championships, others were named All-Americans and we even had one of them make ESPN’s Sportscenter.

First Ocean City Nor'easters tryout a success; Registration for Jan. 2 session now open
Philadelphia Union's John McCarthy, Bethlehem Steel's Brendan Burke on hand at Rutgers-Camden University

The first of two tryout sessions for the Ocean City Nor'easters 2016 Premier Development League season took place at Rutgers-Camden University on Saturday afternoon with a number of promising players making a strong case to be a part of next year's team.

USL Review: Ocean City Alums Shine at the Next Level
13 Nor'easters played in the USL this season

The Ocean City Nor’easters have seen a number of players take their game to the next level to make professional careers out of the game that they love. During the 2015 season, 13 Ocean City alums were playing in the United Soccer Leagues, and many of them made major contributions. In all, those 13 players played in 191 games, logging 12,543 minutes, scoring 26 goals and dishing out 12 assists.

2015 Ocean City Nor'easters Season Review
Guinovart, Hall & Dobrowolski headline award winners

After winning a second straight Mid-Atlantic Division title and reaching the PDL National Semifinals in 2013, the Ocean City Nor’easters struggled to live up to expectations in the 2014 Premier Development League (PDL) season. So entering 2015, the club’s goal was to rebound and get back to the playoffs and regain the form that their fans had come to expect over the last 12 years in the PDL.

Nor’easters Meet Up With Old Rivals
Ocean City Looks to Continue Road Success

The Nor’easters travel to Reading, Pennsylvania Saturday May 30th to match up with longtime rivals, Reading United A.C. at 7 p.m. in their Premier Development League home opener on the campus of Exeter High School at Don Thomas Stadium.

The Nor’easters Travel to North Jersey to Face a Familiar Foe
Ocean City Meets the Red Bulls for the First Time in the PDL

Following a disappointing PDL opener for the Nor’easters Saturday night in Virginia, Ocean City is back in action as they travel to Whippany, N.J. to take on the first placed New York Red Bulls Under-23s at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening.

Nor’easters Face Difficult Road Test to Open 2015 Season
D.C. United U23s Host Ocean City in Inaugural PDL Home Opener

The Ocean City Nor’easters will be traveling to Leesburg, V.A. today to kick off their 2015 Premier Development League campaign against the newly instated D.C. United Under-23s at 7:30 p.m. at Evergreen Sports Complex.

Miller Inks Deal with Tulsa
Nor'easters Alum Steven Miller Joins Roughnecks

Globetrotting midfielder’s path to professional soccer began in Ocean City before pit stops in Montreal, Denmark, and North Carolina prepared him for a second consecutive season in the USL with Tulsa.  

Adams Joins As VP of Promotions & Development
Nor'easters Appoint Local Business Owner to Front Office

Dean Adams, a resident of Ocean City for the past 17 years, will take the helm of the Nor’easters Promotions & Development team, and carry-on the Ocean City Nor’easters community-centric tradition. 

O'Keeffe Prepares for Oceania's Biggest Stage
Nor'easters Alum Leads Wellington in the OFC Champion's League

Ocean City Nor’easters Alum goalkeeper, Michael O’Keeffe has been making strides in the the ASB Premiership, New Zealand’s first division of soccer. After signing with Team Wellington last year, O’Keeffe secured the starting role and is leading his club to new heights.

Mulgrew Joins the Revolution
Nor’easters Alum loaned to USL Affiliate Rochester

The New England Revolution of Major League Soccer announced the signing of trialist and Ocean City Nor’easter alum, Timi Mulgrew to his first professional contract late last month after an impressive showing in preseason. Following the signing, Mulgrew was loaned to the Rochester Rhinos of the United Soccer League.

Broome Signs with Famed New York Cosmos
Keeper Turns Trial Into Contract with Storied NASL Club

Nor'easters alumni goalkeeper, Keasel Broome has signed with the North American Soccer League’s New York Cosmos. The former Providence Friar and San Jose Earthquakes draft pick earned the contract after a trial with the famed side.

Murrell Becomes Second Alum to Join Monarchs
USL Expansion Club Adds Another Nor'easters Alum

Just over a week ago, Ocean City Nor’easters alum, Jordan Murrell signed his first professional contract for the Real Monarchs of the United Soccer League. After being taken in the 3rd round of the Major League Soccer SuperDraft by Real Salt Lake, Murrell headed to Utah to prove his worth.

Miller Joins U23 For First Camp Of 2015
Nor'easter Alum Goalkeeper Gets Called Back to National Team

Ocean City Nor’easters are pleased to announce alumni goalkeeper Tyler Miller was invited to be part of U.S. Soccer’s U23 squad for their first training camp of 2015. As part of the camp, the team has spent the week in Bosnia & Herzegovina and will face the Bosnian U23’s later today before traveling to Copenhagen to face Denmark’s U23’s on Tuesday. The camp is the first step in preparation for Olympic qualifying which will begin this October. 

Monarchs Shape Squad with Brown Signing
USL Debutants Sign Nor’easters Goal Scorer

On Mar. 6th in Sandy, Utah, the United Soccer League expansion side, Real Monarchs announced the official signing of Nor’easters alum, Leon Brown to his first professional contract. The Monarchs released their inaugural roster for their debut season last Friday which featured the Notre Dame product.

Nor'easters Captain Makes the Jump to MLS
McLaws takes Opportunity with NYRB

After an impressive preseason with the New York Red Bulls, 2014 Ocean City Nor’easters club captain, Shawn McLaws signed his first professional contract with the Major League Soccer franchise last Tuesday, March 3rd.

USL Club Builds with Nor'easters Alum
Bibbs Returns from Sweden to Sign with Saint Louis FC

Former Ocean City Nor’easters defender Nick Bibbs has inked a deal with United Soccer League expansion club, Saint Louis FC. Bibbs arrives in Saint Louis after spending time with IFK Lammhult, a third division side in Sweden. We caught up with Bibbs to get his thoughts on signing with Saint Louis.

McCarthy Makes Third Alum to Sign with Union
2012 GK becomes the latest Nor’easter to reach MLS

After two standout seasons in Ocean City, NJ, John McCarthy, 2014 USL Pro Goalkeeper of the Year, has signed first MLS contract

Nor’easters Partner with City Islanders
Ocean City & Harrisburg Team Up for March 15 Tryout

The Harrisburg City Islanders and Ocean City Nor’easters are pleased to announce they are combining efforts with their team tryout scheduled for March 15. The tryout is open to all experienced soccer players who compete collegiately, professionally, or internationally.

Perea Takes First Step in Pro Career
Inks Contract with Jacksonville Armada

The Club caught up with Nicolas Perea, a Syracuse University product who was a member of Ocean City’s 2013 Eastern Conference Champion and National PDL Finalist squad

2015 PDL Schedule Announced
Nor'easters Prepare For Their 19th Season

The stage is set for the Ocean City Nor'easters' 19th season as the Premier Development League has released the 2015 schedule.

Angoitia Earns Trial With Champions League Squad
Nor'easters Goalkeeper talks about his time with APOEL FC

Jet-setting keeper’s incredible path to the pros began in Spain with pit-stops in Alaska, Ocean City, and now APOEL FC in Cyprus

Four Nor’easters Alumni Selected in 2015 MLS SuperDraft
For these stars, their path to professional soccer ran through the Shore

Goalkeepers Tyler Miller and Keasel Broome, and defenders Jordan Murrell and Shawn McLaws picked by MLS clubs.

Ocean City trio invited to MLS Combine
McLaws, Lacroix and Miller look to shine in Fort Lauderdale this weekend

2014 Club captain Shawn McLaws, and Nor’easters alumni Markhus “Duke” Lacroix, and Tyler Miller are three of just 55 of the top young talent in America who were invited to participate in the 2015 MLS combine

O'Keeffe Finds Success in Pro Ranks
Former Ocean City Goalkeeper grateful for experience at club

Michael O’Keeffe, the most successful player to take the Carey Stadium pitch in recent years, prepares to face Qatar on January 5th.

Nor'easters Named All-American
NSCAA, Top Drawer Soccer & College Soccer News Feature Ocean City Stars

Congratulations to Club Captain Shawn McLaws, Timi Mulgrew and Tyler Miller for being named All-American by the NSCAA, Top Drawer Soccer & College Soccer News.

Several Nor’easters Star Collegiately
Host of Ocean City Standouts Named to All-Conference Teams Across the Nation

More than fifteen current and former Nor’easters grace the All-Conference squads at the highest level of collegiate soccer for their standout performances during the fall 2014 season. 

Another Successful Season For Ocean City Rec Soccer

This Saturday saw The Ocean City Nor'easter's Fall Soccer program come to an end in Ocean City. Over the last 8 weeks the Nor'easters trainers have held fun and educational soccer sessions for over 230 local kids from the ages of 3 to 14 as well as overseeing games between the storm-themed teams.

Follow The Storm
Catch Up On Our Nor'easters Stars Enjoying Successful College Seasons

After spending their Summer in Ocean City our Nor'easters stars have kept up the winning habit with their colleges this Fall. With the regular season coming to an end and big tournaments just around the corner a number of our players are playing for teams looking to compete for the top spot in their conferences.

Former Nor'easter John McCarthy Named in USL PRO All-League First Team
Goalkeeping Alumni now playing for Rochester Rhinos

Everyone within the Ocean City Nor'easters organization is delighted to congratulate ex-Nor'easters star John McCarthy on being named in the USL PRO All-League First Team in his debut season with the Rochester Rhinos.

Bucks to Host PDL Championship
Michigan to welcome Kitsap, Ocala, Jersey this weekend

The Michigan Bucks were announced as the host for the 2014 PDL Championship presented by Nike as the Central Conference Champions will welcome the Jersey Express, Kitsap Pumas and Ocala Stampede to the Ultimate Soccer Arenas this weekend, August 1-3.

Former Nor'easter Leads All-Conference Selections
Tribbett Named All-Central Conference

The PDL announced its 2014 All-Conference Teams on Monday, with nine players set to compete at this weekend’s 2014 PDL Championship presented by Nike among the 44 players honored for their performances this season. The 2014 PDL All-Conference Teams were selected through a vote of team management.

Ocean City Drops Season Finale to Baltimore
Fall 3-0 to Boh’s

The Baltimore Bohemians came to town and disrupted the Nor’easters final home game for a second straight season, beating Ocean City 3-nil with goals from Tommy Quaranta and Kingsley Owuka. 

Zoncher Dennis, Mitch Grotti named PDL Honorable Mention
Recognized for recent late-game heroics

The Premier Development League named its final Team of the Week for the 2014 season and two Nor’easters earned Honorable Mention nods.

Nor’easters Campers Learning to Love the Beautiful Game
Enjoy soccer camps, boardwalk, and in-game entertainment starring their favorite players and Bobby the Storm Chaser.

Hundreds of campers each summer have the opportunity to play side-by-side with their favorite Nor’easters by day, and watch these incredible athletes take the pitch at Carey Stadium for PDL action on weekend evenings with their families. 

Nor’easters Draw Against Rival Reading
Retro Night culminates with 1-1 score line

Ocean City and Reading United AC battled back and forth in Friday night’s matchup of Mid-Atlantic division powerhouses to a 1-1 draw, making the playoff push even tighter with one match to go. 

Archrival Reading Come to Town on Friday
Join us for Retro Night giveaway, 7pm at Carey Stadium

The Nor'easters will have another crack at besting their rivals on Friday night, who eked out a 1-0 victory over The Storm in Reading on June 20th, in a must win match for both sides. The first 150 ticket-holders will receive a free, retro Ocean City Barons supporter's scarf. At halftime, Ocean City will induct Byron Carmichael, the club's all-time leader in goals and assists, into the Nor'easters Hall of Fame. 

Carmichael to be Inducted into Nor’easters HoF
Ocean City honor all-time leading scorer as their first ever Hall of Fame inductee

An air of anticipation will surround Friday night's match against arch-rival Reading United, for more reasons than the clash on the pitch. The Nor'easters welcome back their all-time leader in goals and assists, Byron Carmichael. 

The Storm Best Euro in Thriller
Win 3-2 over FA Euro in Brooklyn

Ocean City needed all 90 minutes to beat FA Euro on Wednesday night in NYC, gaining three critical road points in exhilarating fashion. 

Nor'easters Newspaper 2014 - NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

The popular Ocean City Nor'easters Newspapers is now available ONLINE!

Click here to read the 2014 edition

Ocean City Gunning for Third Straight Win
Faceoff with FA Euro in Brooklyn on Wednesday night

The Nor’easters will look to earn their fifth victory in six games on Wednesday against the 2-7-1 Euro, a side that The Storm upended 3-1 at home two weeks ago. 

Nor’easters Shutout Parma
Win 2-0 on Family Fun Night

Second-half goals from Shawn McLaws and Mitch Grotti cemented Ocean City’s home victory in front of more than 400 fans on Family Fun Night. Saturday’s win marked the Nor’easters second shutout of the season, and 4th win in their last 5 matches.

Gillian’s Giveaway, Annual Mascot Race Headline Family Fun Night
Which mascot will reign supreme and be awarded the golden ball?

The Nor’easters host NJ-LUSO Parma on Family Fun Night this Saturday at Carey Stadium at 7pm. All youth in admission will receive a coupon for one free ride at Gillian’s Wonderland Pier. As for the mascot race, join the Nor’easters Bobby the Storm Chaser as he sizes up the competition. 

Plumhoff and Tweneboa Earn Weekly Honor
Named Honorable Mention for national team of the week

The PDL has awarded two more Nor’easters a spot on this week’s Team of the Week Honorable Mention list; Jason Plumhoff, and Frank Tweneboa.

The Storm Host NJ-LUSO on Family Fun Night
This Saturday at Carey Stadium, 7pm

Ocean City welcomes 1-8-0 NJ-LUSO to Carey Stadium on Saturday night. The Nor’easters will aim to improve on their 5-4-1 PDL record, and win their fourth match in five games, bringing them to within striking-distance of a Mid-Atlantic Division playoff spot. 

Ocean City Splits Weekend Home Stand
Fall 4-1 to Jersey Express on Saturday and beat FA Euro 3-1 on Sunday

Despite Saturday night’s loss at the hands of division-leader Jersey Express, the Nor’easters have won three of their last four matches, and earned a home victory over FA Euro on Sunday night. 

Action-Packed Weekend in Store for Nor’easters
Host two home matches this weekend: Saturday against Jersey Express, Sunday vs FA Euro – NY Magic

Ocean City have two opportunities to shine in America’s Greatest Family Resort this weekend, and pick up six more points in their quest for three-peating as Mid-Atlantic Division Champions. Both games kick-off at 7pm at Carey Stadium. 

Ocean City Win 2nd Straight, Earn 1st Shutout of Season
Jason Plumhoff’s 43rd minute goal propels Nor’easters past Bohemians

On a muggy evening in Baltimore, The Storm ended the Boh’s five-game unbeaten streak, thanks to Plumhoff’s goal and defensive heroics from goalie Eric Klenofsky. 

McLaws, Klenofsky honored by PDL
Awarded honorable mention for national Team of the Week

For their courageous play against the Northern Virginia Royals and Baltimore Bohemians, captain Shawn McLaws and keeper Eric Klenofsky earned honorable mention nominations for the Premier Development League’s Team of the Week. 

The Storm Battle Bohemians on Wednesday
Nor’easters travel to Baltimore looking for second straight win

Ocean City will square off against the Baltimore Bohemians for the first time this season, hoping to pick up a road victory in Charm City against on of the Mid-Atlantic Division’s newest, but already well-established franchises. 

Huge Home Victory for Nor’easters
Surpass Northern Virginia 3-1 in front of home crowd on Sunday evening

Ocean City dominated the Royals despite two second-half ejections, and are back in business in the Mid-Atlantic Division 

Ocean City Loses Gritty Match in Reading
Concede only goal of match in 73rd minute

The Nor’easters went toe to toe with undefeated Reading United on the road but failed to earn a positive result on Friday night, despite a valiant team effort. 

Two Key PDL Matchups for Ocean City This Weekend
Game time of Sunday evening’s home match has been PUSHED BACK TO 8PM. Go USA!

The Nor’easters, who travel to Reading on Friday and host Northern Virginia AT 8PM on Sunday, will look to stay in PDL contention and pick-up six crucial points. 

Bellamy’s Return Spoiled by Express
Former OC Baron, Tyler Bellamy, rejoins the Nor’easters back line

Ocean City dropped their second straight PDL game on Saturday night. A strong effort by the 17 Nor’easters who saw action just wasn’t enough to surpass the Mid-Atlantic Division-leading Jersey Express. 

Aaron and Zoncher Dennis Named PDL Honorable Mention
Zoncher’s second honor this season, first for Aaron.

The PDL named its team of the week on Thursday, and two Nor’easters earned Honorable Mention, the third straight week that Ocean City players were recognized by the Premier Development League.

Ocean City Looks to get Back to Winning Ways
Face Jersey Express Soccer Club on Saturday

The Nor’easters continue their PDL campaign on Saturday with a trip to Newark to take on Jersey Express.

Ocean City Drops Home Opener to Long Island
Fall 3-1 to Rough Riders at Carey Stadium

Despite a first-half, game- tying strike from Ben Maurey, the Nor’easters were unable to hold off attacking-minded Rough Riders. 

PDL Home Opener
Nor’easters host the Long Island Rough Riders

Ocean City looks to extend their league undefeated streak to 4 games in the return leg after a 2-2 draw away at Long Island back on May 18th.

Plumhoff Named to PDL Team of the Week
Four Nor’easters recognized by PDL

Plumhoff, captain McLaws and Z. Dennis all recognized by the league for performances against Northern Virginia and NJ LUSO Parma.

A. Dennis Notches Victory at NJ-LUSO
4-1 win on the road

Aaron Dennis scores a pair, and Webb makes seven saves to lead Ocean City to a 4-1 road victory. 

Nor'easters Gunning for Second Road Win
Ocean City travels to NJ-LUSO Parma

The Nor’easters travel up the NJ Garden State Parkway to face NJ-LUSO Parma

Nor'easters Outlast Northern Virginia
Ocean City gets first PDL victory of young season

A brace from Zoncher Dennis pushed the Nor'easters past the Royals in PDL action.

Nor'easters Back To PDL Action Against Northern Virginia
Ocean City Looking For First League Victory Of The Season

After their weekend spent in Maryland for the National Amateur Championships, the Nor’easters return to PDL action this weekend with a Mid-Atlantic Division clash against Northern Virginia Royals. The Boys travel to Westfield High School looking to build upon their opening day tie at Long Island Rough Riders.

Nor'easters Finish Third In National Amateur Championships
Webb Saves Two Penalties To Defeat NTX Rayados In Shootout

The Nor'easters returned to Ocean City this week with a third place finish in the USASA National Championships to their name after an important weekend in Maryland. After their heroics in the league last season the Nor'easters were placed directly into the semi-finals, representing the PDL against Sonoma Sol of the National Premier Soccer League.

Nor'easters National Championship Games To Be Streamed Live
Watch Online as The Boys Looked To Be Named National Champs

Although the tournament is taking place in Maryland, all our Nor'easters fans now have the opportunity to catch the team in the US National Amateur Championships and cheer them on from the comfort of your own home!

Maurey Goal Earns Nor'easters Late Point at Long Island
Striker's First Goal For Club Ensures OC Start Season With A Point

A late strike from Brown University forward Ben Maurey secured the Nor'easters a late point in their 2014 PDL season opener at Long Island. After their US Open Cup exit at the hands of an experienced and hardworking New York Greek Americans side on Wednesday night the team displayed great character and determination right up until the final whistle to ensure they returned to the shore with something to show for their efforts.

Nor'easters Defeated in Open Cup
Dissapointing 2-0 Defeat To Greek Americans Ends Cup Run

The Ocean City Nor’easters bowed out of the US Open Cup in the second round last night 2-0 in a tough, physical match at home at Carey Stadium against New York Greek American Atlas of the USASA-affiliated Cosmopolitan Soccer League.

Nor'easters Prepare For PDL Season Opener On Sunday
Team Travelling To Long Island Rough Riders Looking To Start Campaign With a Win

2013 Mid-Atlantic Division and Eastern Conference champions the Ocean City Nor'easters will be looking to kick-off the defense of their titles with a win on Sunday as they begin their league campaign with a visit to last year's 5th placed team, Long Island Rough Riders

Oswald Inks 3 Year Extension
Nor'easters lock in National Coach of the Year

The Ocean City Nor'easters are excited to announce that one of the most succesful young coaches in the country will be spending his summers by the beach for the forseeable future, as Tim Oswald has signed a three year contract with the club.

Ocean City Nor'easters Announce New Signings
Exciting Group Of Players Heading To The Shore Looking For Summer Glory

Along with the return of several of our 2013 championship winning squad, the Ocean City Nor'easters have secured an exciting crop of new players to complete our 2014 roster*.

Coach Oswald and El Presidente Talk About New Captain
Management Team Comment On Shawn's Qualities and Hopes For Season

After Shawn McLaws was officially announced as Captain for the 2014 season we caught up with Coach Oswald and Giancarlo 'El Presidente' Granese to talk about what qualities made him stand out for the role and how they feel the team can replicate last season's success.

Shawn McLaws Named Nor'easters Captain For 2014 Season
Second Year Returner Looking To Lead Team To More Glory

After the announcement of a number of our 2013 stars returning for the 2014 campaign, the Ocean City Nor'easters are excited to share with our fans the news that Shawn McLaws will captain the side for the 2014 season.

Nor'easters Announce Signing of Several 2013 Stars For 2014 Season
Eastern Conference Champions Return Looking For More Success In Ocean City

In the first article regarding our 2014 squad the Ocean City Nor'easters are delighted to announce* the return of several of our 2013 Eastern Conference Champions, along with one from the Mid-Atlantic Division winning team of 2012!

Nor'easters Prepare For US Soccer National Amateur Championships
Nor'easters vs Sonoma County Sol in first semi-final

The Ocean City Nor'easters have been drawn against Sonoma County Sol from California in the US Soccer National Amateur Championships will take place near Baltimore, Maryland May 22-25.

Nor'easters To Get Visit From New York Greek American Atlas
USASA Stalwarts Visit The Beach House in US Open Cup 2nd Round

The Ocean City Nor'easters will begin action in the second round of the US Open Cup on Wednesday May 14th (7pm kick off) with a home tie with New York Greek American Atlas from the USASA leagues.

Nor'easters in the Pro's Update

With the MLS Season fast-approaching we take a look at how our Alumni in the pro-ranks are progressing.

2014 PDL Schedule Released
Nor'easters Open Up With a Trip To Long Island

With the official announcement of the 2014 USL PDL fixture list, it has been confirmed that the Ocean City Nor'easters will begin the defense of their Mid-Atlantic Division and Eastern Conference Titles with a trip to Long Island to take on the Rough Riders on May 18th

Ocean City Nor'easters To Host 2012 Soccer Summer Camps

The Ocean City Nor’easters will be hosting summer camps throughout the South Jersey area. The Nor’easters have prepared the curriculum and are ready to host the best soccer camps south Jersey has seen.

To register online for any of the Ocean City Nor’easters summer camps CLICK HERE

Ocean City Nor'easters make a big impression at the USL PRO Combine
Billings and Tribbett shine in Bradenton

After the players spent a day working with some of the top coaches in the country on Friday, the USL Pro combine concluded this weekend with series of scrimmages between the newly assembled teams.

Nor'easters Past and Present Selected For USL PRO Combine

The Ocean City Nor’easters are delighted to announce the selection of three of their current stars along with another three Ocean City alumni for the 2014 USL PRO combine.

Nor'easters Head Coach Tim Oswald Wins CaptainU Coach of the Year

At the rate he’s going, Rutgers University-Camden and Ocean City Nor'easters men’s soccer Head Coach Tim Oswald is going to need a moving van to haul away all of his Coach of the Year honors

Article courtesy of Rutgers-Camden Athletics.

Nor'easters Stars Shine In College

The Ocean City Nor'easters pride themselves on helping players reach the next level and this involves setting the players up to continue their great Nor'easters form in College. This has been proven this year as we see the number of our players listed on NSCAA teams of the year.

Coach Oswald and Rutgers-Camden So Close To The Championship
NCAA 2nd Ranked team in the Nation falls to Messiah College

Along with his Nor’easters players, coach Tim Oswald is enjoying a hugely successful college season this year as his Rutgers-Camden team had reached the final of the NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer Championship whilst maintaining an undefeated record for the season. After a 4-0 victory over Lycoming College, Rutgers-Camden go into the Sweet 16’s. This spectacular run of form continued as they beat York, PA 3-1 and Montclair State 2-1 that sent them to San Antonio for the Final Four and left the team ranked first in their region and second in the nation by NCAA and respectively on the back of a 36 game unbeaten streak (31-0-5) with this season’s record standing at 22-0-2.

Nor'easters players reach 2013 NCAA Tournament

After their trophy-laden summer in Ocean City our Nor’easters players have continued the winning habit back at their colleges, with no less than five teams with players from the 2013 squad advancing into the 2013 NCAA Tournament.

Nor'easters XI to play in Betsy Young Memorial Game
A team featuring players and staff to take on OC Locals.

On September 28th Tennessee Avenue fields in Ocean City will see the Nor’easters host the annual Betsy Young Memorial game, as a Nor’easters XI take on a team of selected Ocean City Residents. All proceeds from the game will go towards this year’s selected charity; Project Inspiration, a scheme which seeks to encourage children in Ocean City to get involved in the arts through free sessions in the fields of Musical Theatre, Art and Music amongst others.

Nor'easters MVP's 2013 Season
Picking the standout performers from a historic season

After such a successful season it’s difficult to select just a few members of the squad for individual awards, but after polling the Nor’easters staff here are the official 2013 season Ocean City Nore’asters players of the season.

Ocean City Nor'easters Top 11 Moments of 2013
After another hugely succesful year it's proved impossible to squeeze all this season's highlights into just 10 points, so here are our top 11 moments of the 2013 season

After one of the most succesful years in the club’s history we take a look back at the 11 biggest highlights of the 10 just wasn’t enough!

Nor'easters Season Review 2013
Looking backing on a historic season for the team

The 2013 season saw the Ocean City Nor’easters complete the most successful season in the history of the franchise as they stormed to the Mid-Atlantic Division with a 11-2-1 record before sealing the Eastern Conference Championship with a comprehensive 3-1 victory against Ottawa Fury and going on to play in the National PDL Championships in Texas.

Conversations with the Coach
Looking back on the season with Eastern Conference winning Coach Tim Oswald.

With the season drawing to a close Coach Oswald took some time out to reflect upon some of the key issues which defined one of the most succesful periods in Ocean City History.

Nor'easters Bow Out To Aztex In Blazing Texas Heat
Aztex wonder goal is all that separates the two sides

A brilliant strike by Sito Seoane lifted the Austin Aztex to a 1-0 victory against the Ocean City Nor’easters in the semifinals of the 2013 PDL Championship. Seoane scored early in the second half to send a crowd of 3,062 at House Park into celebration and put his side through to face the Thunder Bay Chill in the PDL Championship game on Sunday night.

"Know Your Nor'easters"
A profile of the Nor'easters heading into the PDL Championships

The Ocean City Nor’easters have had a turbulent history off the field as they struggled to find their home and identity but they have always been able to find success.

Ocean City Nor'easters vs Austin Aztex
PDL Championship semi final, Friday August 2nd, 8:30pm ET

The Ocean City Nor’easters will take on the Austin Aztex on Friday August 2nd in the national PDL Championship semi final in Texas.

The game can be viewed live online through It will be an 8:30pm (eastern time) kick off.

Know Your Opponent: Austin Aztex
Nor'easters face the Texas team in their backyard

The Ocean City Nor’easters must get past the Austin Aztex in Texas in the 100 degree heat if they have a chance to reach the final.



Know Your Opponent: Victoria Highlanders
A quick profile of the team from British Columbia, Canada

As part of the Know Your Opponent series we now profile Victoria Highlanders FC who the Nor’easters could meet in the Final.

Know Your Opponent: Thunder Bay Chill
Possible Final opponents from north of the border

Thunder Bay Chill line up against Canadian counterparts in the other semi-final. The Ocean City Nor’easters could face them in Sunday’s final.



Nor'easters Beat Ottawa 3-1 To Claim Eastern Conference Title
Heading to Austin, TX for PDL Championship

It was yet another picture postcard evening in Ocean CityNJ and a most beautiful surrounding to host one of the major fixtures on the USL PDL calendar. The game lived up to the expectations with the Nor’easters winning 3-1 over Ottawa Fury to advance to the USL PDL National Final Four to be held in AustinTX.



Nor’easters Storm Into The Eastern Conference Finals
Ocean City vs Ottawa Fury clash for the right to reach national finals

The Ocean City Nor’easters booked their ticket to the 2013 USL PDL Eastern Conference Final by beating a tough Carolina Dynamo team 5-3 in a penalty shootout after a tense and action packed 0-0 tie. Ocean City Nor’easters vs Ottawa Fury will be played at Carey Stadium on Sunday July 28th, 7pm kick off.


Ocean City Nor'easters Hosting Eastern Conference Playoffs
4 teams, 3 games, 2 days

The Ocean City Nor’easters were selected to host the 2013 USL PDL Eastern Conference playoffs in Ocean City, NJ. The four teams are Ocean City Nor’easters (hosting) Ottawa Fury, Reading United and Carolina Dynamo. Apart from Reading United who finished 3rd in the Mid-Atlantic Division, qualifying after beating 2nd place Baltimore Bohemians in a play in game, all the teams won their division.


Nor'easters Lose 3-2 To Baltimore Bohemians
Baltimore make playoffs in dramatic fashion

A poor first half in terms of excitement was turned on it’s head during the second 45 minutes plus injury time. This compelling game ended in the most surprising circumstances with the Baltimore Bohemians goalkeeper Zachery Kane got the winning goal with a flicked header deep into injury time to make the final score 3-2 to Baltimore.



Nor'easters beat Reading 2-1 to be crowned Mid-Atlantic Champions... again

It was another beautiful day in Ocean CityNJ as the Nor’easters retained the USL PDL Mid-Atlantic Championship beating arch rivals Reading United 2-1 at Carey Stadium in one of the most exciting games the shore has seen.

Ocean City Nor'easters v Reading United
Top of the division clash that's full of history

The Ocean City Nor’easters are hosting Reading United in a fierce top of the division clash that will have Carey Stadium rocking come the 7pm kick off on Sunday July 14.

Photo courtesy of Paul Rudderow / Philly Soccer Page

Nor'easters Storm New York Magic 6-1
5 star Dwayne Reid makes history on a wet night in Ocean City, NJ

The Ocean City Nor’easters cruised to a 6-1 win, with a five star performance from MVP Dwayne Reid, after a delayed start by the shore.

Photo courtesy of Press of AC

Nor'easters Welcome Inter Milan Coaches To The Shore
Roberto Niccolai and Alessandro Montagnani join us as part of the 4EduSoccer program

In the week building up to our Mid-Atlantic Division title winning game the Ocean City Nor'easters at two top coaches, Roberto Niccolai and Alessandro Montagnani from Inter Milan, joined the squad.


Great Form Continues With 4-0 Win Over New Jersey Rangers
Reid with a brace helps secure win

Another beautiful day in Ocean CityNJ greeted the Nor’easters as they played and beat the New Jersey Rangers at Carey Stadium for the second game in four days, this time the final score was 4-0. 

 Photo by Michael Rennick



Nor'easters Celebrate July 4th With A Win

The Ocean City Nor’easters welcomed their supporters to join them on the 4th July to celebrate the independence of a nation, and celebrate they did. A 2-0 victory over in-state rivals New Jersey Rangers put everyone in great spirits for the fireworks just yards away on the Ocean City, NJ Boardwalk.




Nor'easters Host NJ Rangers Twice In Four Days
July 4th and 7th at Carey Stadium

The Ocean City Nor’easters will be hosting the New Jersey Rangers twice in four days as they continue to press on towards retaining their Mid-Atlantic Championship. The Nor’easters are back on the winning path after thumping Central Jersey Spartans 5-0.


Nor'easters Frank Tweneboa Named USL PDL Player Of The Week
3 goals and 2 assists earns the honor

The PDL announced its Team of the Week for the ninth week this season with Ocean City Nor’easters forward Frank Tweneboa selected as Player of the Week.

Photo by Paul Rudderow/Philly Soccer Page


Ocean City Nor’easters Down Central Jersey Spartans
Big 5-0 win see’s Nor’easters push rivals for top spot

The Nor’easters and Frank Tweneboa put on a show for the Nor’easters faithful at Carey Stadium. Three goals from Tweneboa and one each from Ken Tribbett and substitute Timothy Mulgrew gave the 3 points to the home team. The usual free-flowing exciting soccer was coupled with possession with a purpose as the Nor’easters moved forward as a team and found the net with freedom.

Photo by Paul Rudderow/Philly Soccer Page



Nor'easters Drop Home Opener
2-0 loss to Jersey Express

It was a beautiful sunny summer evening in Ocean CityNJ and the Nor’easters but the Nor’easters were unable to finish their chances as the Jersey Express ran out 2-0 winners.



Nor'easters Return To Ocean City To Play Jersey Express
Match at Carey Stadium signals the start of a run of 8 games at home

After rounding off their schedule of road games on Wednesday night at Long Island this weekend sees the Nor’easters return to Ocean City and Carey Stadium with Sunday’s home game against Jersey Express.

Photo by Paul Rudderow/Philly Soccer Page

Nor'easters 3-1 Long Island Rough Riders
Victory on the road moves the team to the top of the league

Wednesday’s game at the Cy Donnelly stadium saw extend their unbeaten record on the road this season against the Long Island Rough Riders in an archetypal ‘game of two halves’.

Nor'easters Travel To Long Island Looking For 3 Points
A win would take Ocean City to the top of the table

The Ocean City Nor'easters know that a win in Long Island tonight would take them to the top of the table and leap frog rivals Reading United.



Nor'easters Concede Late To Tie 1-1 At Reading United
Late drama in Pennsylvania

Ocean City Noreasters and Reading United fight to a 1-1 tie as they both battle to be top of the Mid Atlantic Championship.



Nor'easters 3 - 1 Baltimore Bohemians
Nor'easters stay perfect in the 2013 PDL season

It was a beautiful evening for soccer at Loyola University that saw the Ocean City Nor’easters beat their hosts Baltimore Bohemians 3-1 to top the Mid-Atlantic Division, for at least 24 hours.

Nor'easters Beat Jersey Express 3-1
Ocean City win away against title rivals

In a match of two potential playoff contenders, we spoke all week about the importance of this game and earning points on the road.




Nor'easters Hang On To Beat Westchester Flames 4-3
Nervy moments in New York for Ocean City

Fresh off a tremendous performance at PPL on Tuesday night after the Philadelphia Union in front of over 6,000, they had to quickly rebound to life after the US Open Cup and into the grind of the PDL and the Mid-Atlantic Division.




Ocean City Nor'easters Go As Close As You Can
Injury time winner for Philadelphia Union ends Cup dreams

The Ocean City Nor’easters showed who they were tonight at and matched the Philadelphia Union step for step right up until the last kick of the game. The Union scored a dramatic injury time winner to beat the Ocean City Nor’easters 2-1 at PPL Park. The Ocean City Nor’easters earned a lot of respect tonight and increased their visibility in the world of US Soccer and the Mid-Atlantic region through this performance.

Photos by Paul Rudderow/Philly Soccer Page

What Do Ocean City Nor'easters & Philadelphia Union Have In Common?
The Philadelphia Union and Ocean City Nor'easters share history

The Ocean City Nor’easters and the Philadelphia Union might seem world’s apart when you briefly look at our two clubs but when you scratch the surface you see similarities between our clubs philosophy and personnel amongst others.


Ocean City Nor'easters Did It
Nor'easters into 3rd round of US Open Cup

Ocean City Nor’easters just had one of the most memorable evenings in their history as they defeated the USL Pro Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1-0 in the 2nd round of the US Open Cup.


Nor'easters Win Opening Game Of PDL Season
2-1 victory away to Central Jersey Spartans

The Ocean City Nor’easters kicked off the defense of their Mid-Atlantic Division Championship with a 2-1 win over in-state rivals Central Jersey Spartans.

Nor'easters To Play Professional Team Pittsburgh Riverhounds
USL Pro side next up in US Open Cup

After defeating the New York Red Bulls U23 team 2-0 on Tuesday 14th May the Ocean City Nor’easters were rewarded with a home game against USL Pro team Pittsburgh Riverhounds in the second round of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup. The game will take place at Carey Stadium on Tuesday 21st May with a 7:30pm kick off.





Ocean City Nor'easters Beat Red Bulls 2-0
Nor'easters through to 2nd Round of US Open Cup

It was a chilly but sunny evening in Ocean City with the cool sea breeze being the calm before the storm. The Ocean City Nor’easters beat the New York Red Bulls U23s 2-0 to proceed to the second round of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup.




Top Drawer Soccer Players Heading To The Shore
Nor'easters Sign Best From

The Ocean City Nor’easters latest crop of talent can be found listed on the respected’s Top 100 lists. Coach Oswald has bought in some of the best players in the region to make the Nor’easters a huge success story.

Photo by Paul Rudderow/Philly Soccer Page




All-Americans Coming To The Shore
Nor'easters sign top recognized talent from all over USA

The Ocean City Nor’easters are committed to giving the most dedicated young soccer players a place to improve and get noticed through the Premier Development League and this year we continue to bring the best and brightest prospects to the Jersey Shore.



International Experience In The Nor'easters Lineup
Top youth internationals sign with the Champions

The Ocean City Nor’easters cast their net far and wide in order to bring in the best players for our loyal fans to watch. This year has been no different. Let’s look at some of our internationally recognised players for 2013.



Nor'easters Announce First Wave Of Signings
Award winning returners open against Red Bulls

The Ocean City Nor’easters have announced their first wave of players for the 2013 roster.

Three returners this year have received plenty of awards over the 2012/13 college soccer season.