Junior Academy Program - Spring 2018

Updated: 1/29

Spring 2018 Tryouts

NEW PLAYERS must Tryout for Jr Academy

RETURNING players from the Fall 2017 Season do not have to Tryout

Additional Tryout Date: Saturday, February 3, 9:00-10:00am at Groveway Community Park- Lower Field Address: 150 Dobbs Dr, 30075 (as you drive up the hill on Dobbs Dr, turn right onto Dobbs Ct to get to the Lower Field at GCP) 

CLICK HERE  to register for tryouts. Tryout cost - $12 for residents and non-residents (tryout shirt is included with registration).

RSC Santos Jr Academy Overview

The RSC Santos Jr. Academy Program is a tryout based developmental training program for players ages 8U & 9U who have the soccer skills, athletic ability, passion and committment to play at a higher level than the Recreation Program.  This program is designed to provide the participants with an introduction to professional training and reinforce the RSC Santos Core Values and Philosophy of Play that promotes a possession-centered style of play and individaul player development. 

All Training Sessions facilitated by Santos Staff Coach (licensed professional soccer coach) along with the assistance of Volunteer Parent Coach(es) for each team who are also required to coach the games on the weekends. Jr Academy is an In-House Program where all games are played in Roswell against other Santos Jr Academy Teams with one game a week primarily on Saturdays.

Once Selected for the Jr. Academy Program:

COST: $160 Roswell Resident    $240 Non-Resident

Spring 2018 Practices Begin: Week of February 12

Spring 2018 Practice Days/Times: Tuesday & Thursday, 5:15-6:30pm                      

Spring 2018 Games Begin: March 3  Games End: Mid-May

Formation of Teams: Players receive Team assignment and Uniform the week prior to the first game. Players will be evaluated during the first 3 Weeks of Practices then divided into teams and we aim to form equal teams to create competitive games. 

Game Format: 4 vs 4, No Goal Keepers

Game Field: Groveway Community Park- Lower Field (150 Dobbs Dr, 30075, turn right onto Dobbs Ct just past the Soccer Office Building) 

For questions, contact RSC DOC: Mike Farnham mikedfarnham@gmail.com