RSL News Stand - Monday, December 13, 2010

It’s a true hodge-podge in today’s edition of the RSL News Stand, quelling together the RSL- and MLS-related articles you might have missed over the weekend:

It’s all “Academic” at the top of today’s News Stand …

Casa Grande (AZ) Dispatch: RSL-AZ Academy, CG native Velasco shine at showcase  Monday MLS Breakdown: Academy Programs Increasingly Influence SuperDraft Pool

Chris Wingert helped kick off this weekend’s “Shop with a Cop” event for area children …

Deseret News: Kids shop with cops, Jazz Bear

It was a “Zip”-a-dee do-dah weekend in Santa Barbara at the NCAA College Cup … Akron claims first-ever NCAA championship

ESPN Los Angeles blog: College Cup: Louisville Akron dominate, slip through

Some catch-all pieces from our friends at …’s “Kick Off” – Monday, December 13, 2010’s “Monday Postgame” – Monday, December 13, 2010

We end on a sadder note, as Jean Alexandre remembers a former collegiate teammate who passed away in a tragic accident over the weekend in South Florida … (Miami): Lynn rocked by Conrad tragedy