"A Vertical Curriculum to Advance, Teach, and Nurture the Young Player"
EVERY PLAYER REGISTERED IN THE "YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM" WILL HAVE HTE OPTION TO BE TRAINED BY LICENSED, EDUCATED, PROFESSIONAL, PAID TRAINERS.
WSA’s PROFESSIONAL COACHING STAFF WILL BE MOBILIZED AS TRAINERS ON BEHALF OF ALL PLAYERS. WSA’s DIRECTORS OF COACHING WILL HOST COACH EDUCATION COURSES FOR ENTRY LEVEL COACHES. ALL COACHES WILL BE "HIRED" and "APPROVED" and REPORT TO THE CLUB DIRECTOR OF COACHING. NOTE: "Neighborhood/Friendship" Teams coaches will be invited to participate in the club's "Coach Education" courses, and "Neighborhood/Friendship" Teams will be invited to participate in club's "Technical/Star" training sessions.
VERTICAL PROGRAM FROM 2-11 YEARS OLD
STAGE ONE: Kickstart (2-4) Year Old Program
STAGE TWO: Juniors U5/U6 Program (4-6 years old)
STAGE THREE: Academy Classic U7/U8 Program (6-8 years old)
STAGE FOUR: Academy Classic U9/U10 Program (8-11 years old)
GRADUATION TO U11-U19 PROGRAM
After Graduation From the Youth Development Program the Player chooses:
Competitive Soccer OR Recreational Soccer