Blast defender Pat Healey (Calvert Hall, Towson University) has been named a co-captain of the U.S. Futsal National Team, which will be traveling to Newcastle, England, this week to defend its championship in the Four Nations Tournament.
The U.S. team will play Qatar on June 5, Cyprus on June 6 and finish the tournament against England on June 8.
The team will then head to Milwaukee to play two friendlies against France on June 12 and June 14.
Missouri Comets goalkeeper Danny Waltman also was named captain alongside Healey, who has spent six seasons with the Blast.
-- Glenn Graham