New Mexico United and the Somos Unidos Foundation are thrilled to announce the signing of Jace Sais, Jackson DuBois, and Chase Ricker to the New Mexico United Academy roster. The three players have already begun training with their academy teammates, and are eligible to participate in matches immediately.
“Jace, Jackson and Chase provide excellent strength through the spine of our team,” said United Academy Head Coach Luke Sanford. “These three players know each other well, and will help lead our academy into the next generation. I’m excited to do my part in helping them continue to grow and become even better versions of themselves.”
Sais is a 16-year old Albuquerque-native who plays midfielder and defender. He played his high school soccer at La Cueva, and club soccer at Rio Rapids and Albuquerque United. His favorite player is Lionel Messi, and his favorite club is Manchester United. When he grows up, Jace hopes to be a professional soccer player.
DuBois is also a 16-year old Albuquerque-native. Like Sais, he has played his high school soccer at La Cueva. The center back has played club soccer at Rio Rapids. DuBois’s favorite soccer player is Marcus Rashford, and his favorite club is Manchester United. When he grows up, Jackson wants to be a professional soccer player.
Like Sais and DuBois, Ricker is a 16-year old Albuquerque-native, who played his high school soccer at La Cueva. The midfielder played his club soccer at Rio Rapids, and part-time with the Colorado Rapids Academy. Ricker’s favorite soccer player is Kevin De Bruyne, and his favorite club is Manchester City. Like his two teammates, Ricker hopes to be a professional soccer player when he grows up.
To learn more about the New Mexico United academy, please visit: https://www.somosunidosfoundation.org/academy
If you are interested in sponsoring Jace, Jackson, Chase, or any of our Academy players/programs, please visit: https://forms.gle/obwQX9a6ZYrGGtQz5