Third Generation STV Footballers
For the first time in Sacramento Turn Verein Soccer Club history three third generation players have been on the field as teammates in a league match. Vasa Lokteff, Alec Edelmayer and Michael Kreiger are all currently playing for FC Grosklos' in the 18 & Over division of the Sacramento Adult Soccer League (SASL).
The three young players father's all played for the Turn Verein beginning in the 70's and 80's and are still active club members. Those three are Pavil Lokteff, Eric Edelmayer and Harry Krieger. In addition all three of their grandfathers - Vasily Lokteff, Franz Edelmayer and Erich Krieger - were teammates in the early years of the club in the 1950's and 60's. They were teammates on the 1966 side that won the Sacramento City Championship. Vasily's brother, George Lokteff, also played on the early STV teams. Great men, one and all!