Cincinnati United Partners with Walnut Hills High School
Cincinnati United Soccer Club and Walnut Hills High School announced a long-term strategic partnership for Walnut Hills High School to be the primary winter training facility for Cincinnati United and the Cincinnati United Premier (CUP) program. This partnership will provide access to top quality training facilities for Cincinnati United Premier teams throughout the winter months while providing valuable resources for Walnut Hills High School.
“Partnering with Cincinnati United, the top club in the greater Cincinnati area, brings valuable funding to the school and brings Walnut Hills High School one step closer to establishing itself as ‘the’ school to attend for access to the best soccer resources in Cincinnati” said Tom Donnelly, Athletic Director for Walnut Hills High School and SW Ohio Athletic Director of the Year.
“We’ve found the perfect partner in Walnut Hills High School,” said Dan Kunkemoeller, Vice President of the Executive Committee for Cincinnati United Soccer Club. “The world class facilities and centralized location allow easy access for the top players in the city to participate in our CU and CUP programs throughout the winter and year round. This partnership will allow our club to continue to return tremendous value to our players and our families.”
About Walnut Hills High School:
Walnut Hills High School, a college preparatory school for grades 7-12, is nationally recognized as one of America's top public high schools. The 2,400 member student body is culturally and ethnically diverse, with students attending from every neighborhood in Greater Cincinnati. Eighty-seven percent of the graduates enter college with advanced standing, and students score especially well on the Ohio Tests of Scholastic Achievement. All students pass all parts of the Ohio Proficiency Test, 100% on the first sitting, and Walnut Hills places first in the state on the test. Upon graduation, Walnut Hills High School students are accepted by the finest universities and colleges throughout America.
About Cincinnati United Soccer Club:
Cincinnati United Soccer Club is an unprecedented unifying of soccer at all participation and skill levels in the Greater Cincinnati area. It brings together four of the area's top/most recognized clubs: Cincinnati United Premier (CUP), Lakota United Soccer Club, Sycamore Soccer Club (Arsenal), and SCSA, combining them into one exceptional program. Employing top coaches and trainers in a player-centric environment that focuses on training, development, and fostering a life long love of the beautiful game at all levels make Cincinnati United the destination soccer club in Ohio South.