Will Juniper

Communication & Content Manager

Originally from Tucson, Arizona, Will grew up running track and taking photos. Will attended the University of Vermont as a NCAA Division 1 track and field athlete specializing in the 400 meter discipline, where he was a captain his senior year. Will graduated with a Bachelors' degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and a double minor in Studio Art and Sports Management. While in school, Will was a head coach of the Burlington High School track team in Burlington, VT for two years. After college, Will stayed in Vermont and became a professional photographer at Sugarbush Resort in Warren, VT. In 2022, Will was hired by Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Club as the Communication and Content Manager, finding a perfect role for merging all his creative passions such as graphic design, photography, videography, and social media with sports. In his personal life, Will likes to play golf, snowboard, hike, and watch his favorite baseball team, the New York Yankees.

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Anna Murphy, CSA Female Young Referee of the Year 2023

From youth goalkeeper to MLS Next referee, Alex’s journey is one of continuous learning and development. He embodies the values we cherish at Rapids: sportsmanship, teamwork, and a commitment to excellence. His ability to navigate between the worlds of player and official demonstrates not only his understanding of the game but also his maturity and leadership qualities.


Player of the Month January 2024

Congrats to Izzie Harrison on winning our January 2024 UCHealth Player of the Month award! Izzie plays as a striker for our Rapids 09G South ECNL-RL team and is recognized…


Welcome Zac Crawford, Chief Technical Director

Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Club (CRYSC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Zac Crawford as the new Chief Technical Director. Joining CRYSC from the U.S. Soccer Federation headquarters in Chicago, Crawford brings a wealth of experience at the grassroots and national levels to our club and the state of Colorado.