Heinz Vosgerau 2001 Hall Of Fame
Heinz Vosgerau

Heinz Vosgerau

1931 -

Vikings Soccer Club

Born January 11, 1931 in Kiel, Germany. As most kids living in Europe, Heinz stated kicking the ball in the streets at an early age. At age 15 Heinz started playing competition soccer for Sud Kiel. In 1950 he joined the Kieler Sports Club, playing for them until he immigrated to the United States in 1953. Arriving in Salt Lake City he joined Caledonia SC, which won the Daynes Challenge Cup that year. Heinz received the 'Sportsmanship' trophy that year. In 1955 he joined the Vikings SC where the team won several State Championships, Daynes Challenge Cups and Van Dongen Cups over the next few years. In 1965 Heinz was invited to be the goalkeeper for SC Alemannia on the European tour and also won the Associationís 'Most Valuable Player' award. After spending two years playing for AC Germania and another two years with the Salt Lake Kickers SC, Heinz returned to the Vikings SC in 1969 where he continued to play until his retirement in 1982. Additionally Heinz was selected to the Associations All-Stars team continuously during the 1950ís and 60ís.

Heinz Vosgerau 2001 Hall Of Fame
2001 Hall Of Fame
Heinz Vosgerau
Heinz Vosgerau

Heinz Vosgerau

1931 -

Vikings Soccer Club

Born January 11, 1931 in Kiel, Germany. As most kids living in Europe, Heinz stated kicking the ball in the streets at an early age. At age 15 Heinz started playing competition soccer for Sud Kiel. In 1950 he joined the Kieler Sports Club, playing for them until he immigrated to the United States in 1953. Arriving in Salt Lake City he joined Caledonia SC, which won the Daynes Challenge Cup that year. Heinz received the 'Sportsmanship' trophy that year. In 1955 he joined the Vikings SC where the team won several State Championships, Daynes Challenge Cups and Van Dongen Cups over the next few years. In 1965 Heinz was invited to be the goalkeeper for SC Alemannia on the European tour and also won the Associationís 'Most Valuable Player' award. After spending two years playing for AC Germania and another two years with the Salt Lake Kickers SC, Heinz returned to the Vikings SC in 1969 where he continued to play until his retirement in 1982. Additionally Heinz was selected to the Associations All-Stars team continuously during the 1950ís and 60ís.

2001 Hall Of Fame
Heinz Vosgerau





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Utah Soccer Association4476 S. Century Drive, Suite B Salt Lake City, UT 84123(801)263-8166