Needham Soccer Club will be hosting tryouts for Spring 3rd Grade Travel teams at DeFazio Park on Sunday October 27th @ Defazio Park, Needham.
Following these tryouts, we will select the following teams:
3rd Grade Boys – 1 team
3rd Grade Girls – 1 team
TRYOUT SCHEDULE – October 27th
Age groups are based on current grade
- 3rd Grade GIRLS – 12pm – 1pm
- 3rd Grade BOYS – 1.15pm – 2.15pm
Please note there are no other age group tryouts at this time. Next opportunity to tryout for 4th-8th Grade Travel teams will be in the Spring for Fall 2020 season.
- You MUST be registered online for Spring soccer in order to attend tryouts. Online registration for the SPRING 2020 season is open from, Oct. 1st to, Oct. 31st 2019. CLICK HERE FOR PLAYER REGISTRATION
- If you plan to attend 3rd Grade travel team tryouts, online Spring soccer registration must be completed by October 17th. (all other programs and age groups can register after that until October 31st)
- Tryouts are not mandatory and are open to all players interested in being considered for a 3rd grade 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 3rd grade travel team must be registered online by October 17th, Online Registration link to register as a volunteer coach. Click CLICK HERE FOR COACH REGISTRATION (other coaches can still register after this date for non-travel).
- 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.
- The club must adhere to rules and guidelines from MA Youth Soccer and US Soccer for all our coaches, including, but not limited to CORI and SORI checks. All coaches must have completed all adult registration steps listed HERE in order to coach.