Madison, WI – April, 4th, 2024

The Madison Area Sports Commission (MASC) has announced that Rush Wisconsin, a prominent soccer club in Dane County, has been selected as a recipient of the MASC Youth Grant. The grant, totaling $500, will support the organization’s efforts in providing scholarships for Coaching Education Courses as part of its Emerging Coach Program for High School Girls.

“We are thrilled to receive this generous grant from the Madison Area Sports Commission,” said Jess Nash, Executive Director of Rush Wisconsin. “This funding will enable us to further invest in the development of young coaches and empower them to make a positive impact in our community.”

The Emerging Coach Program, an initiative of Rush Wisconsin, aims to identify and nurture promising young female coaches, providing them with mentorship, training, and resources to excel in their roles. Through this program, participants gain valuable experience working with youth athletes, honing their coaching skills under the guidance of seasoned professionals.

“Our Emerging Coach Program embodies our commitment to fostering the next generation of soccer leaders,” said Nash. “By investing in the development of young coaches, we not only enhance the quality of instruction for our players but also create pathways for future female coaching talent in our community.”

Rush Wisconsin is grateful for the support of the Madison Area Sports Commission and looks forward to continuing its mission of fostering athletic excellence and personal growth in the youth of Dane County.

For more information about Rush Wisconsin and the Emerging Coach Program, please visit Rush Wisconsin Website.

About Rush Wisconsin:
Rush Wisconsin is a premier soccer club dedicated to providing top-quality coaching and development opportunities for athletes of all ages. With a focus on excellence and integrity, Rush Wisconsin strives to empower its members to achieve their full potential on and off the field.

About Madison Area Sports Commission:
The Madison Area Sports Commission (MASC) is committed to promoting youth sports development and fostering a culture of athleticism in the Madison area. Through grants, partnerships, and community outreach programs, MASC works to ensure that every child has access to the benefits of sports participation.