Though the Des Moines Menace’s league has a new name, the team’s division remain mostly unchanged for the upcoming season.
The Des Moines Menace will not field a women’s soccer team in 2019
2017 Menace midfielders Joey Piatczyc (New York Red Bulls) and David Zalzman (pictured, Portland Timbers) went in the fourth round of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Jan. 14.
The Menace's new field general carries a successful track record from his long run at Young Harris College (Ga.) and the last four summers in the PDL.
After leading the Menace to the 2018 regular-season crown, Alen Marcina is heading back to the pros -- this time as an assistant coach with San Antonio FC.
Long-time Menace Director of Operations, Adam Small, transitioning out of his full-time position with club to pursue a teaching career.
Thanks to 2018 Iowa Gatorade Player of the Year Jordy Triana, the Menace Academy has received $11,000 from the Gatorade Play It Forward program.
Rysouke led the 74-team PDL with 37 points, and on Aug. 2, he received the league's most prestigious personal honor. Congrats, Kino!
Forward Kino Ryosuke and goalkeeper Carlos Mercado are on the PDL's 2018 All-Central Conference Team.
A 1-0 loss in the PDL Central Conference Championship brought the Menace's unbeaten season to a close on July 21 at Valley Stadium.