Program Information

2019-2020

U15, U16 AND U17
BIRTH YEAR:  2005, 2004 AND 2003

Program Information:
This program is designed to prepare players to be identified for advanced programs such as Olympic Development programs U.S. Soccer National Training Centers and place players on the track to compete at high school and collegiate level through professional training, competition and expectations. We implement and replicate many of the highest standards required by U.S. Soccer. Players benefit from being part of one of the most innovative and comprehensive player development system in the nation.

Fees:  will be released by the start of tryouts

Seasons:

  • Fall – November thru mid December; the fall only program will be early August thru October
  • Winter – All age groups have winter training included in their fees.
  • Spring – Early March thru the end of May
  • Summer – There are a number of optional training programs, camps, clinics and competitive events offered

Training Locations/Practice Days:
We have a number of training and game locations for our teams. Practice days will be determined by the coach and disseminated to the team at a later date.

Game Information:
Teams will participate in the National Premier League (unless otherwise noted in the offer e-mail).  Games will be throughout Ohio and neighboring states.  The fall only team will have an event only schedule. 

Events:
Each team will participate in five-six events (depending on league play) throughout the club year.  The fall only team will participate in two  events in the fall.

Placement, Acceptance and Registration Process:
Team offers will begin Monday, June 3.  Offers will first be sent via email.  Only players that have signed up for Tryouts will receive an offer.  When necessary, phone calls will be made as a follow up. To accept the offer, please follow the instructions in the e-mail.  Without the electronic acceptance and deposit, your player’s spot may be offered to another player, even if you have verbally committed to your coach.  

Uniforms:
For the 2019-2020 season, Sporting Columbus will be in season three and four of a four season uniform cycle.  New players will need to order a full kit and returning players will need to order a new training jersey.  Additionally, boys will need to order a long sleeve jersey and shortsUniform orders are placed onlineAfter you pay your deposit, soccer.com will send an instruction e-mail to all players regarding the uniform process.  All uniform numbers will be randomly assigned.

Tryout Information:
For tryout information, please click here.