This year we decided to ask three of our members to write short articles about out trip to Cleveland for the Landestreffen der Donauschwaben. We hope you enjoy reading these three perspectives below from three great writers, Marlene Fricker, Emma Walter, & Betty Wagner.
The atmosphere is also very unique. From hearing German music in the background, great competition, and our super fans always getting rowdy during games, it makes this weekend second to none. We can always count on our super fans to turn it into a “home game” for us.
As a player whose family has been part of U.G.H. for about 70 years, it is a great honor to play for the team and to play in competitions like the US National Donauschwaben tournament.
My goal as a player and now coach is to have the other team come off that field after a U.G.H. win and make a comment like, “Wow, that team is good. No way we could have beat that team.”
AKRON, OH – On Sunday, May 30, 2021 the United German Hungarians won their 4th US National Donauschwaben Championship in Akron, OH at the German Family Society Park taking home for the second time the Mike Talan Wanderpokal. The club won the Championship Final in Penalty Kicks over Cleveland Concordia. Both teams played to win … Continue reading National Donauschwaben Champions, 2021
History and facts about our club's participation in the US National Donauschwaben Tournament.
So, at this point I pray for the health and safety of all of you and that very soon the day will come where we can gather over food, beverages, music, dance and camaraderie!
In the summer of 2006, I had the opportunity to talk my husband, Bill, into attending the Landestreffen of the Verband Der Donauschwaben, USA. I truly wanted to see if bringing my children, Bill’s children, and of course all of the people younger than us at our club to this event, would awaken the interest … Continue reading German Hungarians of Philadelphia Attend 4. Welttreffen
Over Memorial Day weekend a group from the club travelled in two vans to Akron Ohio for the National Donauschwaben Tournament hosted by the German Family Society. The players, the superfans and the Major and Major II staff that attended had a great time and represented the Deutsch-Ungarn well. Congratulations go out to Milwaukee Sport … Continue reading A Great Weekend in Akron, OH
On Sunday, May Twenty-Seventh, Two Thousand Eighteen the United German Hungarians won their 3rd US National Donauschwaben Championship on home soil and took home for the first time the Mike Talan Wanderpokal. The club won the Championship Final 1:0 over the stellar Milwaukee Sport Club side in a match plagued by rain! The United German … Continue reading National Donauschwaben Champions, 2018