Westchester Soccer Club Welcomes Tyrod Taylor to Ownership Team

The Westchester Soccer Club (WSC) is excited to reveal that Tyrod Taylor, the quarterback for the New York Jets, has joined its ownership group. This announcement follows the recent groundbreaking lease agreement with the City of Mount Vernon, celebrated in a ceremony at Memorial Field. The club is gearing up for a community Kick-Off event at Memorial Field on Saturday, June 15, at 4:00 PM.

Taylor, known for his leadership and success on the football field, brings valuable experience and a winning attitude to WSC. His NFL career highlights include a Super Bowl victory with the Baltimore Ravens and a Pro Bowl selection in 2015. Taylor’s involvement signifies his passion for soccer and his entrepreneurial spirit, which are expected to propel Westchester Soccer Club to greater achievements.

Westchester Soccer Club Welcomes Tyrod Taylor to Ownership TeamHaving signed a two-year contract with the New York Jets after two seasons with the New York Giants, Taylor is deeply connected to the New York Metro area. He is also a fashion entrepreneur, having launched the luxury brand Diallo with his partner Dex Robinson in 2023. Taylor’s fashion-forward vision will enhance WSC’s brand identity, which recently introduced its distinctive “Infinity W” logo through innovative channels.

Commenting on his new role, Taylor said, “I am excited to join Westchester Soccer’s ownership group from its inception and bring the lessons I’ve learned as an NFL quarterback to help build a lasting winning culture for soccer fans in Westchester.”

Mitch Baruchowitz, the majority owner of WSC, expressed his enthusiasm: “We are thrilled that a professional and leader like Tyrod has joined our ownership group. His NFL insights will be invaluable as we aim to build a championship team and a developmental pipeline for young players in our region.”

The recent partnership between WSC and the City of Mount Vernon marks a significant development, with Memorial Field Stadium becoming WSC’s home ground starting in the 2025 season. This collaboration promises to enhance sports and community engagement throughout the region.

This alliance will bring high-quality sports entertainment to local fans, create jobs, and attract visitors, benefiting local businesses and creating a lively community atmosphere.

To celebrate these exciting developments, WSC will host a special kick-off event on Saturday, June 15, at Memorial Field. The event will include merchandise giveaways, interactive games, and opportunities to meet the players and coaching staff. Fans can engage with the team, enjoy family-friendly activities, and get their first look at the official team merchandise. Season ticket deposits for the inaugural 2025 season will also be available, marking an important milestone for the club and its supporters.

Westchester Soccer Club, the region’s first professional sports team, will join USL League One in the 2025 season. The club is committed to celebrating Westchester’s love for soccer through exciting game experiences and community-focused events. With a dedication to developing local talent, WSC aims to establish a world-class developmental pipeline for both boys and girls in Westchester.

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