The Needham Soccer tryouts for FALL Travel teams for players entering 4th to 8th grade will be held at DeFazio Park on Saturday, May 19th
After these tryouts, we will select 2 FALL travel teams each for 4th grade, 5th grade and 6th grade. For those players entering 7th and 8th grade, all players will be placed on travel teams, we do not offer a non-travel soccer program in those age groups.
TRYOUT SCHEDULE- note the grades listed are the school grade the player will be entering in FALL, 2018
- 6th grade Boys 8AM-9AM
- 5th grade Boys 915AM-1015AM
- 7th/8th grade Boys 1030AM-1145AM
- 4th grade Boys 12PM-1PM
- 4th grade Girls 145PM-245PM
- 5th grade Girls 3PM-4PM
- 6th grade Girls 415PM-515PM
- 7th/8th grade Girls 530PM-645PM
- You MUST be registered online for fall soccer in order to attend tryouts. Online registration for the FALL, 2018 season is from Tuesday, May 1st through Thursday, May 31st . Player registration link is LIVE May 1st. Click HERE
- If you plan to attend travel team tryouts, online fall soccer registration must be completed by Tuesday May 15th (all other programs and age groups can register after that until May 31st)
- Tryouts are not mandatory and are open to all players interested in being considered for a travel team. Only players interested in a travel team should attend tryouts. There is no makeup date for tryouts. If you are unable to attend, please notify your current coach.
- You must tryout in your own age group and cannot attend another tryout in another age group.
- Players please arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled time to check-in. Wear cleats and shinguards, bring a soccer ball and a drink and please dress appropriately for weather – layers are best.
- Players will be asked to complete a series of drills and demonstrate skills that they are familiar with and that are age appropriate. They will be evaluated by experienced professional trainers.
Coaches Information & Registration
- Coaches interested in being considered to coach a travel team must be registered online by Monday, May 14th, Online Registration link to register as a volunteer coach will is LIVE May 1st. Click HERE
- Be sure to update your coach profile because the information in that profile is what is used to slate the travel team coach applicants. Enter any recent coaches courses completed, licenses, etc.
- The NSC coaches selection committee will meet to review all applications and slate coaches for all travel teams in accordance with NSC By-Laws.
- The club will notify the slated coaches prior to tryouts and may invite them to observe the tryouts.