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Academy

Program Information

The CSC U8-U10 Academy is focused on introducing young players to professional coaching and technical development. The training environment is perfect for players who love the game of soccer and are motivated to learn new skills under the guidance of licensed coaching staff. Players are encouraged to additionally participate in the U8-U10 CSC Recreation Program to experience regular game play. Players can participate in single seasons to gauge interest in the Academy.

Program Goals & Mission

Player Development is the number one priority of the Academy. The long-term goal is to develop players who are capable of competing at the travel soccer level and beyond. The Academy environment is exciting and challenging, and will constantly test our players. As players mature, it is important to place them appropriately to ensure they are encouraged and pushed to achieve their own personal bests. The Academy Program continues to promote fun and fundamentals, while also demanding a strong work ethic, commitment, and passion for the game.

Player Opportunity

  • Licensed Coaches
  • Full-Time Technical Staff
  • Focus on Ball Mastery and Individual Development
  • Player Curriculum
  • Top Grade Bermuda Grass Playing Field
  • Scrimmage Festivals
  • Club vs Club and/or League Play
  • VYSA Player Insurance

Academy Player Goals

  • Have the ability to attack and defend as an individual
  • Attempt to play using both feet
  • Be able to show imagination and innovation
  • Ability to identify 1 v 1, 2 v 1, 2 v 2, 3 v 2, & 3 v 3 situations

Academy Team Goals

  • Know how to attack and defend as a team
  • Be able to play out from the back and be comfortable in possession
  • React quickly in transition (attack to defense / defense to attack)
  • Understand the principles of counter attacking
  • Make the pitch big in possession and control the tempo of the game
  • Be able to make forward passes that cut out the opposition
  • Know how to play quick in and around the box with combination play
  • Know when and how to interchange and rotate positions during a game
  • Have confidence to be creative in wide areas creating 2 v 1’s while looking to combine in the box
  • Have confidence to express themselves individually in the right areas at the right time 

Academy Personnel

  • Technical Director | Dan Bales
  • Director of Coaching & Player Development | Fro Adu
  • Academy Coaches | Andrew Campbell, Christian Powers, Jason Berger

Fees & More Information

U8-U10 Academy

Program Information

The CSC Academy is focused on introducing young players to professional coaching and technical development. The training environment is perfect for U8-U10 players who love the game of soccer and are motivated to learn new skills under the guidance of licensed coaching staff. Players are encouraged to additionally participate in the CSC Recreation Program to experience regular game play. If you are a player born in 2012 who is interested in U11 Academy, please email Fro Adu at [email protected]

Program Goals & Mission. 

Player Development is the number one priority of the Academy. The long-term goal is to develop players who are capable of competing at the travel soccer level and beyond. The Academy environment is exciting and challenging and will constantly test our players. As players mature, it is important to place them appropriately to ensure they are encouraged and pushed to achieve their own personal bests. The Academy Program continues to promote fun and fundamentals, while also demanding a strong work ethic, commitment, and passion for the game.

Academy Player Goals

  • Have the ability to attack and defend as an individual
  • Attempt to play using both feet
  • Be able to show imagination and creativity
  • Identify 1 v 1, 2 v 1, 2 v 2, 3 v 2, & 3 v 3 situations

Academy Personnel

  • Director of Coaching and Player Development | Fro Adu | USSF National B License
  • U8-U10 Academy Coaches | Andrew Campbell | Clay Warner | Matt Cackowski | Michelle Bochette
  • All Academy Coaches have a USSF National D License, and are pursuing additional Qualifications/Licenses

Academy Schedules & Additional Information

  • U8 Academy is for players born in 2015 & 2016
  • U9 Academy is for players born in 2014
  • U10 Academy is for players born in 2013
  • Wednesday & Friday Training Sessions | Culpeper Sports Complex
  • 5:30 - 6:30pm for U8 Academy | 5:30 - 6:45pm for U9 & U10 Academy
  • Fall 2022 training begins on Wednesday September 7th and concludes on Friday October 14th. 
  • Professional Weekly Training Sessions With Licensed Coaching Staff | 10-12 Total Sessions Per Season | Fall & Spring
  • Times and Dates are subject to change based on daylight savings, field availability,  or weather cancellations.

Games & Friendlies

  • U8 Academy includes 1-2 Club vs Club Friendlies Per Season | Fall & Spring
  • U9 & U10 Academy includes 2-3 Club vs Club Friendlies Per Season and 1 Festival/Tournament Per Season | Fall & Spring

2022/2023 U8-U10 Academy Fees

  • U8 Academy | $85.00 Per Season
  • U9 & U10 Academy | $185.00 Per Season

2022/2023 U8-U10 Academy Uniform Jersey

  • U8-U10 Academy Red Jersey | $20

2022 Fall U8 Academy Registration

2022 Fall U8 Academy


  • Wednesday & Friday Training Sessions | Culpeper Sports Complex | 5:30-6:30 pm
  • Fall 2022 Season Training Dates - September 7th to October 14th
  • Inter-Squad Scrimmages and 1-2 Club vs Club Friendlies Per Season
  • Professional Weekly Training Sessions With Licensed Coaching Staff | 10-12 Training Sessions
  • Times and Dates are subject to change based on daylight savings, field availability, weather cancellations etc.
  • Players born 2015 and 2016

U8 Coed

Registration closes on 08/22/2022 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 09/07/2022 to 10/14/2022
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$85.00

2022 Fall U9 Academy Registration

2022 Fall U9 Academy


  • Wednesday & Friday Training Sessions | Culpeper Sports Complex | 5:30-6:45pm
  • Fall 2022 Season Training Dates - September 7th to October 14th
  • U9 Academy includes 2-3 Club vs Club Friendlies Per Season and 1 Festival/Tournament Per Season | Fall & Spring
  • Professional Weekly Training Sessions With Licensed Coaching Staff | 10-12 Training Sessions
  • Times and Dates are subject to change based on daylight savings, field availability, weather cancellations etc.
  • Players born in 2014

U9 - Coed

Registration closes on 08/22/2022 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 09/07/2022 to 10/14/2022
Show Details
$185.00

2022 Fall U10 Academy Registration

2022 Fall U10 Academy


  • Wednesday & Friday Training Sessions | Culpeper Sports Complex | 5:30-6:45pm
  • Fall 2022 Season Training Dates - September 7th to October 14th
  • U9-U10 Academy includes 2-3 Club vs Club Friendlies Per Season and 1 Festival/Tournament Per Season | Fall & Spring
  • Professional Weekly Training Sessions With Licensed Coaching Staff | 10-12 Training Sessions
  • Times and Dates are subject to change based on daylight savings, field availability, weather cancellations etc.
  • Players born in 2013 & 2014

U10 Coed

Registration closes on 08/22/2022 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 09/07/2022 to 10/14/2022
Show Details
$185.00

Contact

Culpeper Soccer Club
145 W. Davis St. (Mailing Address: PO Box 1105), Office Hours: by appointment
Culpeper, Virginia 22701

Phone: 540-825-0886
Email: [email protected]

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